If a neighbor has accused my dog of biting her but has offered no proof, do I need to respond to her request for my home insurance information?

Asked on July 19, 2015 under Personal Injury, California

Answers:

SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

No, you do not have to respond to her request: you only need to provide that information or otherwise respond to her if she actually sues you and, in the course of the lawsuit, invokes the appropriate legal process or procedures to get information. If you are sued, you should immediately contact your insurer--you pay them to defend you, after all.


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