Money from Misery: Meet Harvey Cohen, the Johnny Appleseed of ‘Assignment of Benefits’ Claims

Ever wonder where “assignment of benefits” abuse came from? Let me introduce you to Harvey V. Cohen of Orlando and Maitland and any place else where tragedy has befallen Florida homeowners. Cohen is the self-professed “go-to attorney for assignment of benefits contract cases … known throughout the state of Florida and nationwide,” reads his bio.…

Don’t Accept Bad Repeal of PIP

Sunshine State News February 28, 2018 – 12:15pm Michael Carlson Florida’s Motor Vehicle No-Fault Law, commonly known as “PIP,” is under attack in the Florida Legislature. The outcome — if trial lawyers succeed — will be increased insurance rates in 60 of 67 counties in Florida. They are trying to repeal PIP in favor of…

Attempt to overhaul state’s no-fault auto insurance system fails in Senate subcommittee

Tampa Bay Times February 28, 2018 Elizabeth Koh A controversial bill that would have repealed the state’s no-fault auto insurance system and personal injury protection requirement was effectively killed Wednesday afternoon by a Senate subcommittee, though a procedural move to temporarily postpone the legislation put it on life support. The legislation, one of House Speaker…

Florida Chamber of Commerce Launches New Ads

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Edie Ousley 850-521-1231 or 850-251-6261 eousley@flchamber.com Florida Chamber of Commerce Launches New Ads Urging Senators to Put the Brakes on Higher Auto Insurance Rates TALLAHASSEE, FL (February 26, 2018) – The Florida Chamber of Commerce today launched new multi-media ads urging senators to put the brakes on higher auto insurance rates.…