Tag Archives: settlement check

Stanton v. State Farm Mutual Insurance

Stanton v. State Farm Mutual Insurance Automobile Insurance Company No. 11-cv-282-JPG-DGW 2011 WL 3678912 (S.D.Ill.Aug. 22, 2011)  This case involved an attempt by a defendant insurer (State Farm) to include Medicare’s recovery contractor (MSPRC) on the settlement check in relation to the resolution of a wrongful death claim to ensure that Medicare’s interests were properly […]

Tomlinson v. Landers & Zaleppa v. Seiwell

Tomlinson v. Landers, No. 3:07-CV-1180-J-TEM, 2009 WL 1117399 (D. M.D. FL April 24, 2009) AND Zaleppa v. Seiwell No. 219 MDA 2009, 2010 WL 4633467 (Pa. Super. Ct., Nov. 17, 2010) In these cases, the primary payer was insisting that the Medicare be a named payee on the settlement check (i.e. “putting Medicare on the […]