This episode features attorney Daniel Raab from the Daniel W. Raab, P.A. law firm in Miami, Florida. Mr. Raab, who has practiced law in Florida for more than 20 years, specializes in insurance law and policy and transportation law. Currently an adjunct professor of law in the Transportation and Logistics Program at Florida Coastal Law School, he is the author of Transportation Terms and Conditions and a contributing author to Goods in Transit.
Mr. Raab explains when and why the Carmack Amendment was instituted and how it relates to the most recent case concerning limitation of liability on motor carriers. He discusses whether this decision affects many states and mentions pending cases on this subject. Mr. Raab points out what defense counsel should be alerted to and what insurance companies should be aware of when faced with one of these claims.
Daniel W. Raab, P.A. is listed in Best’s Directories of Recommended Insurance Attorneys and Adjusters, the most authoritative and detailed reference for locating qualified legal counsel, independent insurance adjusting services and expert service providers since 1928. Learn more at www.ambest.com/directories.
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