Automobile insurance in an alcohol related incident depends what kind of automobile insurance we’re talking about. If it’s your own automobile insurance and you are hurt, that’s called under insured motorist coverage. That’s going to kick in after the bar pays whatever it owes, after the drunk driver pays whatever it owes. For insurance for the drunk driver, the insurance company is going to have to pay up its limits for whatever harm that drunk driver caused and insurance company for the bar, if they have insurance, is going to have to pay for whatever harm the bar caused.
Can a private individual be held accountable if a drunk driver leaves their home and then injures or kills someone?
Private parties at people’s houses, somebody leaves drunk, and they hurt Continue reading
Can a bar, restaurant, or liquor store be held responsible if alcohol is sold or given to a minor?
Bars, restaurants, convenience stores, grocery stores, anybody can be held accountable Continue reading
What if the only survivors are children who are minors? Can they sue for wrongful death in Florida?
If there’s a wrongful death in Florida and the only survivors are children, and they’re Continue reading
If a patron presented a fake ID, does that provide a defense to improperly serving a minor alcohol?
Bar serves a minor. One of the defenses that we hear a lot is, “Well, the person had Continue reading
Can a private individual be sued if a minor is served alcohol and later injures or kills someone in an auto accident?
Here’s a scenario. There’s a party. It’s at a private residence and at that party, they give Continue reading