Marc Peritz Presents UM/UIM Insurance CLE to Charlottesville Bar

October 27, 2016

On October 26, Marc Peritz presented a CLE seminar entitled “UM/UIM Insurance Coverage Law in Virginia” to the membership of the Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association.  His presentation included a discussion of various aspects of uninsured and underinsured motorist  insurance coverage law in Virginia, including topics such as the general requirements and application of Virginia Code § 38.2-2206, issues concerning UM/UIM limits such as waiver of liability limits and stacking, priority of coverages when multiple policies apply, and UM/UIM insurers’ participation in the claims process and litigation.  Recent statutory changes impacting policy limit settlements by liability insurers also received particular attention.