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Florida moves to tackle insurance lawsuit abuse

March 13, 2023

The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) has applauded the Florida House Judiciary Committee and the Senate Committee on Banking & Insurance for passing two significant bills aimed at reducing insurance lawsuit abuse.

House Bill 837 and Senate Bill 236, supported by Governor Ron DeSantis, Senate President Kathleen Passidomo, and House Speaker Paul Renner, seek to establish reforms that will eliminate one-way attorney fees, limit injury and insurance litigation, modernize bad faith laws, stop inflated jury awards, and reveal the true cost of medical care provided to injured people.

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