A Major Mondays Webinar

The Pitfalls for a Carrier Seeking Reimbursement from NY State or Municipal Entities

Section 40 in NJ does not permit subrogation/reimbursement rights from public entity “Title 59” claims, but New York’s Section 29 does! Beware of the heightened proofs, differing procedure, abbreviated statutes of limitations, and specific requirements under the General Municipal Law and the Court of Claims Act. In this LIVE webinar on Monday, September 12, 2022, Christopher Major, Civil Practice Team Leader at Lois Law Firm, dives into the pitfalls for a carrier seeking reimbursement from NY State or municipal entities.

Major discusses the following:

  • The statutory and legal grounds for subrogation against public entities in New York.
  • The requirements of the General Municipal Law and Court of Claims Act.
  • How to navigate complex issues, like the No-Fault Law and intercompany loss transfer in public entity claims.
  • How to avoid having your rights prejudiced by a negligent claimant or third-party attorney.

About The “Major Mondays” Civil Litigation Webinar Series

The Civil Litigation Webinar Series, from Lois Law Firm LLC., is hosted by Civil Practice Team Leader Christopher Major, Esq. and is always held on the SECOND MONDAY of the month at 3:00 PM EST. These webinars feature a live presentation followed by a Question & Answer session. To register for a Civil Litigation Webinar, click the button below:

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New for 2022, Chris Major has written the “New York Risk Transfer Handbook" which he describes as "an effort to present to you, the curious claims professional, supervisor, manager, risk transfer or recovery specialist, or even fellow lawyer, just how subrogation makes sense in the context of your claims.”

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Why LOIS Has a Dedicated Civil Litigation Practice

LOIS has a dedicated Civil Litigation Practice to serve general liability, premises liability, automobile liability insurance carriers and third party administrators in reimbursement claims under New York WCL § 29 and New Jersey’s Section 40 (N.J.S.A. 34:15-40). Our attorneys also regularly represent these clients’ insureds in defense of personal injury matters filed in all counties in Metropolitan New York, all counties in New Jersey and in the federal courts.

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