Minnesota Uninsured and Underinsured Insurance Coverage

In Minnesota, every auto insurance plan must include both uninsured motorist coverage (UM) and underinsured motorist coverage (UIM). These types of benefits only apply when you are in an accident in which the other driver is at fault. Once your regular no-fault personal injury coverage has kicked in, these types of claims can help cover… Read more »

Wrongful Death Claims in Minnesota

A cause of action for the wrongful  death of a family member was created by the enactment of a statute. Minn. Stat. §573.02.  A trustee must be appointed by the court to maintain the action on behalf of the next-of-kin.  Id. Although, the trustee  does  not  have to be a next-of-kin, a next-of-kin  must petition… Read more »