Skip to Content
January 28, 2020 in 75-1.1 Exemptions by

Read Before Signing

I didn’t anticipate how many friends and family members would tap me for free advice when I became a lawyer. Sometimes, my J.D. seems to hang over me like the sign at Lucy’s psychiatry booth from Peanuts. You might have had the same experience. Remarkably, I get asked one question […]

Read More
January 14, 2020 in 75-1.1 Exemptions by

Broad Street Insurance Bullies

North Carolina’s insurance laws include an entire article on “Unfair Trade Practices.” One section in that article defines what conduct in the insurance world counts as unfair or deceptive. And—stay with me here—one subsection within that section is entitled, “Unfair Claim Settlement Practices.” That subsection is N.C. Gen. Stat. § 58-63-15(11). […]

Read More