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David J. McCormick

David McCormick’s Answers

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  • Seeking advice on appealing denied short term disability claim (Mutual of Omaha)

    Hello, I'm an IT professional who lives and works in Alpharetta, GA. On September 2015, I had to take 3 months of FMLA from my workplace due to my severe depression related to marital separation which unfortunately ended up with divorce. A physici...

    David’s Answer

    Sorry to hear about your situation. Since all denials have time periods for appealing the denial, you need to contact a local attorney that is experienced in handling insurance denials ASAP.

    Good luck.

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  • What lawyer will talk to me if I was not injured in the accident

    I was in a car accident but was not injured. insurance claim was denied

    David’s Answer

    What claim was denied? If property damage and you have insurance then have damages repaired using your insurance.

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  • Can a beneficiary of an insurance policy contact the life insurance copy, give his/her social and claim the proceeds?

    Can a beneficiary of an insurance policy contact the life insurance copy, give his/her social and claim the proceeds? I have not been contacted by any insurance companies of my fathers estate (he was a widow).

    David’s Answer

    Sorry for your loss. Contact them sooner vs. later.

    Good luck.

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  • What should someone do in a Life Insurance case such as this?

    I have forwarded all documents requested to the life insurance company . I have received a notice that the information had not been received. So I make a phone call, and they say the information has been received. I have now received yet another ...

    David’s Answer

    Sorry for your loss. I would contact a local attorney with experience handling insurance matters.

    Good luck.

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  • Simple question - Do I need a lawyer.

    Here is my situation, My wife & I own a 2003 - 37 foot Maxum boat, docked at Beaver Creek Marina on Lake Cumberland in Kentucky. Last weekends snow and ice storm caused the docks to collapse causing major damage to the boat (I hear almost 900 boa...

    David’s Answer

    I agree with the others, it is always in your best interests to consult with an attorney.

    Good luck.

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  • Do we need a lawyer???

    I got rear ended january 2 2016 in my car. An adjuster called me and left me a voicemail. i thought it was the persons insurance because they first said they wheret from so and so insurance which is not mine so i assumed he was from the other pers...

    David’s Answer

    If you were injured then definitely talk with a local personal injury attorney. If only property damage then you may find it hard to get an attorney because there is no money in property damage only cases.
    Good luck.

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  • How could my insurance drop my coverage and is there anything that they can do to replace my car and offer a rental?

    About 2 years ago, i switched my auto insurance company, but signed up for full coverage. Since I've had this company my email, address and phone number has been the same. Every 6 months, my policy has been renewed and I never authorized any cha...

    David’s Answer

    I agree. Also, depending on what information is in your claims file you may have a potential bad faith claim against your insurance company, so you may want to talk with a local attorney that has experience with handling bad faith claims. Most initial consultations should be free.

    Good luck.

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  • Should this be covered under workers compensation?

    Wisconsin workers compensation question: I left work for the day, not realizing I forgot my lunch. I came back to pick it up and fell and broke my leg on the walkway (it was very icy).

    David’s Answer

    I would file it as a worker's comp. claim and see what happens.

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  • What kind of lawyer do I need to represents me to minimize damages or medical expenses?

    My son drove my not insured car with out a drivers license, he got in a car accidents but no serious injuries. What kind of lawyer do I need to help with damages?

    David’s Answer

    Find a local attorney that has general practice experience. Be prepared to pay a retained and/or an hourly fee for this type of legal assistance.

    Good luck.

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  • Can you help me find a lawyer

    I got tardive dyskinesia from using abilify and there's no cure someone should be responsible

    David’s Answer

    Many national class action firms are handling these type of cases. Just Google "Abilify lawsuit" and you will have your choice of attorneys.

    Good luck.

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