Insurance -- Motor Vehicle - First Party (PIP) Benefits -- Causes of Action

Summary of Pennsylvania Decisions

Schappell v. Motorists Mutual Insurance Co., 51 MAP 2005 (Pa., Nov. 20, 2007)

HOLDING: A private cause of action exists for medical providers seeking interest on unpaid bills pursuant to 75 Pa.C.S.§1716. When a provider is seeking interest on an overdue bill, the provisions of 31 Pa.Code §69.26 are not applicable as a remedy.