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A Horse is a Horse, of Course – A Horse is Not “Mobile Equipment”
Posted on 19 Aug 2015 by Barry Zalma

As Mr. Ed once said, cogently, “a horse is a horse, of course,” and it is nothing more. Although insurance terms and conditions can be interpreted to cover a multiple of sins, it cannot change the obvious. FACTS In the fall of 2006,... Read More

Oregon Supreme Court Decision Upholding Two-Year Limitation May Implicate Attorney Fee Exposure in UM/UIM Claims
Posted on 2 Nov 2010 by Bullivant Houser Bailey PC

John Bachofner, Shareholder, Bullivant Houser Bailey PC Anyone involved in uninsured/underinsured motorist ("UM/UIM") claims should carefully review today's Oregon Supreme Court decision in Bonds v. Farmers Insurance Co. of Oregon , which... Read More

New Oregon Court of Appeals Decision Broadens Proof of Loss for UIM Claims
Posted on 11 Aug 2011 by Bullivant Houser Bailey PC

By John R. Bachofner, Shareholder, Bullivant Houser Bailey PC The Oregon Court of Appeals has issued a decision in Hall v. Speer , 2011 Ore. App. LEXIS 998 (Or. Ct. App. July 20, 2011) that substantially broadens what will be considered a satisfactory... Read More