This comment examines the application of the principles of subrogation in the personal injury context. Current law in most states, including Illinois, allows insurance companies to recover their subrogation interests even when insureds have not been made whole. The author suggests legislative and judicial approaches for limiting the applicability of subrogation in such situations.
College of Law
Northern Illinois University Law Review
Edeus, Keith E. Jr.
"Subrogation of Personal Injury Claims: Toward Ending an Inequitable Practice,"
Northern Illinois University Law Review: Vol. 17:
3, Article 7.
Keith E. Edeus, Jr., Comment, Subrogation of Personal Injury Claims: Toward Ending an Inequitable Practice, 17 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 509 (1997).