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Legal action aligned with suits filed by Mississippi and Florida aimed at stopping tortious interference by insurers.
4/4/2014 8:05:53 AM
Suit filed by Coastal Collision Works lists defamation, unfair trade practices, breach of contract with insureds and breach of agreement with the shop...
3/28/2014 9:16:15 AM
Three-C Body Shops seeking $296,807.93 for total-loss billings, of which it claims State Farm has only agreed to pay $31,565.03.
3/17/2014 8:31:32 AM
Lawsuit was filed by Pack Brothers Collision Center on behalf of its customer with a Power of Attorney assigned by the customer.
3/7/2014 11:28:31 AM
John Mosley says shop owners waking up quickly; attorneys recognizing "unjust enrichment" is better basis for lawsuit than contract law.
3/5/2014
Suit replicates Mississippi filing and covers short pays, labor rate suppression and other alleged offenses.
2/26/2014 8:49:38 AM
Complaint, which focuses on steering, short-pays, antitrust and price fixing, is currently being modified for use in seven other states.
1/13/2014 9:48:27 AM
K & M Collision in Hickory, N.C., files lawsuits against Nationwide, GEICO and Allstate on behalf of customers.
12/30/2013
Attorneys Brent Geohagen and John Eaves Jr. also to make appearances at Jan. 18, 2014, meeting.
12/16/2013
K&M Collision wins $2,506.98 on behalf of customer for underpayment of reasonable and necessary repair costs.
6/19/2013 9:41:03 AM
Insurer must pay $392.95 in repair costs on behalf of its policyholder.
6/17/2013
Judge rules in shops' favor nearly 10 years after lawsuit filed for unfair trade practices and labor rate suppression.
6/12/2013
Shop alleges insurer denied payments for posted labor rate and procedures deemed necessary to properly restore customer's vehicle.
5/23/2013 7:55:37 AM
Collision Concepts suing on behalf of customer for underpayment of $611 for arbitrary discount on parts and failure to pay for reasonable and necessar...
5/15/2013 9:57:57 AM
Letter comes after collision repairers complain that insurers are not paying for necessary procedures to repair vehicles to pre-accident condition aft...
4/23/2013
Insurer provides full payment for disputed amount of $553.77 to settle lawsuit Florida shop filed on behalf of customer.
4/3/2013
Well-known consumer advocate and attorney will speak with Billy Walkowiak of Collision Safety Consultants on a variety of industry issues.
2/27/2013
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Insurer sends notice to Gunder's attorney that they will also seek delay/continuance for several scheduled depositions.
2/18/2013
Settlement comes just before Jan. 28 trial date, ending eight-year legal battle.
1/15/2013 10:16:44 AM
Permanent injunction from Circuit Court of Kanawha County relates to vehicles less than three years old.
1/10/2013 10:54:58 AM
Court ruling says Ray Gunder of Gunder's Auto Center and Paul Hawks of Bernie's Paint & Body do have legal standing on behalf of customers who grant t...
12/17/2012
Pack Brothers Collision Center accuses Nationwide, State Farm, Allstate, GEICO, Penn National and Amica of refusing to pay for "reasonable and necessa...
12/14/2012 4:16:54 PM
K&M Collision alleges that Nationwide refused to pay for "reasonable and necessary" parts, procedures and materials and is seeking $2,956.98 plus lega...
12/12/2012
Approximately 26 insurers have now elected to pay Gunder's Auto Center's increased labor rates and material invoicing.
11/29/2012 1:05:52 PM
Insurance company claimed shop violated contract, overbilled and billed for work not "reasonable and customary."
11/26/2012
 
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