Oregon Auto Insurance PIP Law: Whole New World?

"PIP" is an acronym for Personal Injury Protection. In Oregon, most all auto insurers (exceptions exist for some commercial drivers, for example) must provide medical coverage known as "PIP" in auto policies issued in Oregon. PIP is required no fault insurance provided by your......

By |March 19th, 2009|Insurance Law|

Oregon Supreme Court: Diminished Value Coverage, Auto Accidents

On October 23, 2008 the Supreme Court of Oregon decided a case which will likely require many insurance companies to pay for diminished value of a vehicle caused by an accident. In the decision, Gonzales v. Farmers Insurance, Oregon’s highest Court stated: "We hold that......

By |October 24th, 2008|Auto Accidents|