Insurance Companies MUST Pay for Accidents Caused by a Drunk Driver

While insurance companies are obligated to compensate victims of drunk driving accidents, there have been instances where they attempt to avoid paying out by placing blame solely on the driver.  For instance, one agency attempted to classify a drunk driving accident as intentional in order to avoid paying the verdict. The insurer argued that because […]

How to File a Complaint with the Texas Insurance Dept

Have you had a terrible experience with your insurance company acting in bad faith or offering you a disappointing settlement? In addition to consulting with the McAllen insurance lawyers at Millin & Millin, you also have the option of filing a complaint with the Texas government agency responsible for protecting consumers against bad faith insurance […]

Protecting Your Home This Hurricane Season

The past few years have seen a few devastating hurricanes cause massive amounts of damage to Texas’ coastal region. While we here in the Rio Grande Valley have been fortunate to avoid any catastrophes, the reality is that a major storm can eventually hit our region. That’s why being prepared this hurricane season is so […]

Worst Insurance Companies for Bad Faith

Whenever you sign up for insurance, either life, home, or auto, you do so under the belief that you will be protected should you or your property suffer some sort of damage. Insurance companies claim that they have all the resources and knowledge needed to help you successfully settle your claim – and that you […]

Texas court affirms no bad faith occurred in the denial of a claim due to contract terms.

After purchasing a building in 1994, a Houston man known as Davis, found himself in a horrible bind after realizing that his roof had sustained damages from natural causes. When Davis originally purchased the building, he knew that the roof was composed of asphalt and a rubber material, but he didn’t know the exact age […]

Avoid a Car Insurance Claim this Holiday Season

The holiday season is one of the most joyful times of the year; there’s family, friends, food, and a festive spirit that makes the whole time of the year seem like one giant celebration. However, a day of celebration can quickly turn into a moment of tragedy, especially if you or a loved one are […]

Behind Every Fraudulent Insurer is a Company Instructing it How to Increase Profit

Although the fraudulent acts of an insurance company can be subject to penalty and are a direct violation of a state’s insurance code, insurers persist in taking part in these malpractices to retain financial stability. The individuals who continue to be a target of these violations are its policy holders and have had to face […]

Holiday Safety Tips to Help You Avoid Personal Injury Claims

‘Tis the season to be jolly, but if you’re unfortunate, the holiday season can also mean personal injury. Every year, thousands of people end up in the hospital because of holiday-related injuries. Whether you’re putting up lights, hanging wreaths, preparing a festive meal, traveling, or just working in wintry weather, you’ll want to be a […]