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RENTAL CAR INSURANCE POLICY SUMMARIES

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Budget, Dollar Car Rental, & EnterprisePart 5 of a 5-Part Series on Rental Car Insurance in the U.S.A.In Part 1 and Part 2 of Urban Thier & Federer’s series on Rental Car Insurance in the U.S.A., we explained various products offered by rental car companies and what each type of insurance provides. Part 3 and Part 4 covered specific policies offered by seven national car rental companies. In this final article, we summarize the types of coverage offered by three more well-known car rental companies.Budget’s PoliciesBudget sells a Collision Damage Waiver, Supplemental Liability Insurance, Personal Accident Insurance, Personal Effects Coverage, and an Emergency Sickness Plan. Budget’s Collision...

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RENTAL CAR INSURANCE POLICY SUMMARIES

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Advantage Rent-A-Car, Alamo, & AvisPart 4 of a 5-Part Series on Rental Car Insurance in the U.S.A.In Part 1 and Part 2 of Urban Thier & Federer’s series on Rental Car Insurance in the U.S.A., we explained various products offered by rental car companies and what each type of insurance provides. Part 3 covered specific policies offered by four national car rental companies. In this article, we summarize the types of coverage offered by three more national car rental companies.Advantage Rent-A-Car’s PoliciesAdvantage Rent-A-Car sells a Collision Damage Waiver, Supplemental Liability Insurance, Personal Accident Insurance, and Personal Effects Coverage. Advantage Rent-A-Car’s Collision...

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RENTAL CAR INSURANCE POLICY SUMMARIES

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Fox Rent A Car, Hertz, National, & ThriftyPart 3 of a 5-Part Series on Rental Car Insurance in the U.S.A.In Part 1 and Part 2 of Urban Thier & Federer’s series on Rental Car Insurance in the U.S.A., we explained various products offered by rental car companies and what each type of insurance provides. In the next three articles, we will expound upon some of that initial information by providing summaries of the types of coverage offered by specific rental companies.Fox Rent A Car’s PoliciesFox Rent A Car sells a Collision Damage Waiver, Rental Liability Coverage and Supplemental Liability Insurance,...

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RENTAL CAR INSURANCE POLICIES AT A GLANCE

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Part 2 of a 5-Part Series on Rental Car Insurance in the U.S.A.Urban Thier & Federer, P.A. is an international law firm that has helped hundreds of clients recover millions of dollars in personal injury and wrongful death cases. We have offices located throughout the United States and in Europe (including London, UK and Aachen and Munich, Germany) which allow us to offer our services to a wide variety of clients. Many of the personal injury and wrongful death clients we have assisted with their claims have been tourists and other visitors, many from outside the United States. When planning a...

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DO I NEED RENTAL CAR INSURANCE?

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Frequently Asked QuestionsPart 1 of a 5-Part Series on Rental Car Insurance in the U.S.A.Do I need rental car insurance?For car renters coming from outside of the United States, the answer is usually yes.  For most renters who do not maintain their own insured vehicle in the United States, their own insurance will not cover them for an accident in the United States.  Even for renters who do have their own insured vehicle in the United States, their insurance may be inadequate and only provide limited protection.How do I know what insurance I should purchase?There are several main types of insurance products...

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Personal Injury or Wrongful Death While Visiting the Dominican Republic

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International Team of United States and Dominican Republic Attorneys Focused on Assisting Tourists and Other GuestsEach year, over 2 million United States citizens visit the Dominican Republic, along with over 250,000 German citizens, over 170,000 United Kingdom citizens, and hundreds of thousands from other countries. The vast majority of these visitors have a safe and memorable stay, enjoying the beautiful weather, friendly hospitality, and world class beaches.  Unfortunately for others, their experience in the Dominican Republic results in life altering injuries, permanent disability, or even death.If you are seriously injured, or have a loved one who dies, while vacationing in the Dominican...

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Inheriting in Florida

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When a loved one dies, whether expectedly or not, we find ourselves facing questions about that person’s final wishes. Outside the obvious funerary preparations, we also find ourselves having to disburse the deceased’s assets. Here at Urban Thier & Federer, we have a great deal of experience in assisting clients both in preparing wills and in helping heirs to inherit.  Inheritance can be a complicated process, but this article should serve to help you through it.How does inheritance work in Florida?Inheriting in Florida is a process that can be very simple, or it can be quite complicated. Generally, a probate matter will be opened with the courts by filing...

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Inheriting in New York

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When a loved one dies, whether expectedly or not, we find ourselves facing questions about that person’s final wishes. Outside the obvious funerary preparations, we also find ourselves having to disburse the deceased’s assets. Here at Urban Thier & Federer, we have a great deal of experience in assisting clients both in preparing wills and in helping heirs to inherit.  Inheritance can be a complicated process, but this article should serve to help you through it.How does inheritance work in New York?Inheriting in New York is a process that can be very simple, or it can be quite complicated. Generally, unless...

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Buying a Business in New York

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In the work that we do with commercial businesses here at Urban Thier & Federer, we regularly work with clients who seek to buy a business in New York. Obviously buying a business in New York, as in any other state, is not like buying a new or used car. Such a purchase is a complex multi-step affair that will require the services of a lawyer, and we are available to help you in the process. So how do you buy a business in New York?The first step in buying a business is finding a business that you want to buy....

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Buying a Business in Florida

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In the work that we do with commercial businesses here at Urban Thier & Federer, we regularly work with clients who seek to buy a business in Florida. Obviously buying a business in Florida, as in any other state, is not like buying a new or used car. Business purchasing is a complex multi-step affair that will require the services of a lawyer, and we are available to help you in the process.So how do you buy a business in Florida? The first step in buying a business is finding a business that you want to buy. This can be...

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Buying Real Estate in the United States, Part II: Closings

Buying Real Estate in the United States, Part II: Closings Part II: Closings on residential propertiesOnce a potential buyer located a property in the US which he/she wishes to buy, the next step is to enter into a contract. If the purchase is for example to take place in the state of Florida, the Florida Bar and Florida Board of Realtors have prepared a standard form contract for residential property which is widely used and which contains clauses which are generally considered more balanced than other sample forms of contracts. ...

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