Update- PIP Case on EMC in Tally
The PIP case in Tallahassee that claimed the new PIP law was unconstitutional hit a road block. The 1st DCA ruled that the Plaintiffs did not have standing to bring the lawsuit. It’s possible that they will appeal to the Florida Supreme Court next.
Make sure you get an MD, DO, PA, ARNP, or Dentist to perform the EMC on your patients who need more than $2500 in care. If you have questions about the law please email or call my office.
On a side note, Senator David Simmons said that he is still moving forward with a proposal to eliminate PIP and replace it with mandatory Bodily Injury coverage. Florida consumers will lose if that happens. Florida doctors will lose if that happens. The only winners will be personal injury attorneys because they will take 33% off the entire settlement. The article is here. We will need to fight hard (again) to save PIP.