- Consumers place less value on a previously damaged car
- Repair shops are often unable to duplicate processes available only to manufacturers
- All damage, even minor, will show up on a car fax or vehicle history report
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Your car has suffered Diminished Value. It’s your money and you are owed it back!
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Please call us or fill out the form on the right to tell us about your legal issue. If you’ve been in a car crash and have questions about your vehicle’s value, please contact us. We’ll get back to you as soon as possible to arrange a consultation to see how we can help you.
Connecticut Diminished Value Insurance Claims
Connecticut diminished value law allows for the recovery of the loss of resale value. When your car or truck gets into an accident, it has a lost value even after it has been properly repaired. That loss is called diminished value and you are often owed it from the person that caused the car accident.
Class Action Lawsuits
Class action lawsuits might sound complicated and the sort of thing that you might only read about, but in many ways, they are quite simple and deal with many everyday issues.
If your dog has been attacked by another person’s dog, you may be able to recover any costs related to the attack and to treat those injuries.
When I found the Forrest Law firm dealing with diminished value claims, I was full of doubts because my injury attorney told me the value of the car after the accident is irrelevant to the accident case. After my first conversation with Attorney Forrest, I felt I was in wonderland…
Thankfully, we found Forrest Law’s web site, which contains valuable information about diminished value. Had we not found the web site, I’m not sure we would have ever known about “DV.”
Diminished Value on TV
Not sure exactly what Diminished Value is and how it could affect your car’s value? Attorney Matthew Forrest was featured on NBC Connecticut’s segment on Diminished Value on November 12, 2015. More information on Diminished Value is available on this site on the Diminished Value page and the Diminished Value FAQs, If you can’t find the answers you are looking for, please call our offices to speak with one of the members of our team.
States and cities around the country are changing the terminology to describe car accidents or car crashes as described in this New York Times article. Whatever you call them, policies and laws are changing to acknowledge that most crashes don’t happen by accident....read more
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I have had many conversations with my clients who have have called to tell me about the rental vehicle they received while their car was in the repair shop. Sometimes they didn't have use of the rental car for a sufficient amount or time or the car they did receive...read more