New York Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Law & Practice
This publication provides the most comprehensive, up-to-date, and helpful guide ever written on the complex, heavily litigated, ever-changing, important, and potentially quite lucrative area of insurance law on issues involving Uninsured Motorist, Underinsured Motorist and Supplementary Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist insurance coverage. It provides clarity in this confusing area of insurance law for attorneys, insurance company claims personnel and executives, arbitrators and judges.
This publication features:
• Hundreds of pages of discussion and in-depth analysis
• Over 5,800 citations to pertinent case law
• Approximately 600 citations to the applicable statutes and regulations
• Approximately 400 citations to relevant treatises and published articles
• More than 70 citations to the governing arbitration rules
• 55 "Practice Pointers" for practitioners
• A concluding chapter comprised of forms, charts, rules and regulations
all of which are to be updated semi-annually.
NOTE: The contents of this publication also appear as Chapter 28 of New Appleman New York Insurance Law, also published by Matthew Bender & Co., a member of the LexisNexis Group.
"There is no lawyer more schooled and respected in the field of New York Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist coverage than Jonathan Dachs. …. This will be a wonderful desktop ‘handbook’ when a lawyer, claim professional or judge requires clear authority and practical direction." -- Dan D. Kohane, senior partner at Hurwitz & Fine in Buffalo and an adjunct professor of insurance law at the University at Buffalo School of Law, as published in the New York Law Journal, Oct. 6, 2016.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Scope: Uninsured and Supplementary Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Insurance
Chapter 2 Overview of New York's Uninsured and Supplementary Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Insurance Statutes and Regulations
Chapter 3 Persons Protected
Chapter 4 Uninsured Vehicles and Motorists
Chapter 5 Underinsured Vehicles and Motorists
Chapter 6 Accidents
Chapter 7 Territory Covered
Chapter 8 Exclusions From Coverage
Chapter 9 Scope of Coverage
Chapter 10 Notice and Proof of Claim; Notice of Legal Action
Chapter 11 Dispute Resolution
Chapter 12 Forms, Charts, Rules and Regulations
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes and Regulations