Defense Verdict in PIP Suit
Durfee v. American Family Insurance Company, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV46043
Plaintiff Durfee was involved in two car accidents and alleged to have sustained injuries. She incurred medical expenses and sent the bills to her own auto insurance company – defendant American Family – for payment under her no-fault personal injury protection (PIP) coverage. American Family denied payment to the disputed charges alleging that they were not for reasonable and necessary treatment related to the crashes. Durfee brought this lawsuit seeking payment of the bills and legal fees according to ORS 742.061.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – James Shadduck
Defense Counsel – Charles Henderson
Verdict – Defense Verdict
Date – November 7, 2018November 17, 2018