subrogation

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sub·ro·ga·tion

 (sŭb′rō-gā′shən)
n.
The substitution of one person or entity for another, especially when the substituted party becomes responsible for a debt or legal claim.

subrogation

(ˌsʌbrəˈɡeɪʃən)
n
(Law) law the substitution of one person or thing for another, esp the placing of a surety who has paid the debt in the place of the creditor, entitling him or her to payment from the original debtor
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Noun1.subrogation - (law) the act of substituting of one creditor for another
substitution, commutation, exchange - the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: "he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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TheHartfordcourt further recognized that a primary insurer's duty to act reasonably extends to an excess insurer as subrogee of the insured.
The Hartford court further recognized that a primary insurer's duty to act reasonably extends to an excess insurer as subrogee of the insured.
Where the prime contractor's insurer satisfied the contractor's obligations under the construction contracts, it became a subrogee of the prime contractor and could enforce a performance bond of a subcontractor which remained bound to the subcontract, as there was no material enlargement of performance obligations.
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The term "creditor" includes a creditor's assignee, transferee, or subrogee who so participates.
The claims examiner further stated that the entire $25,000 had been exhausted in the following pro rata manner: $17,399.95 to Nationwide as subrogee of Stanczuk for property damage to the Stanczuk vehicle; $729.89 to Stanczuk for loss of use/rental reimbursement; and $6,870.16 to New South Insurance Company as subrogee of the Parouleks for property damage to their vehicles.
subrogee, which is substituted in the place of the insured, has no
Here, however, defendant Hanover Insurance Company is Luz Herrera's no-fault insurer, not the wrongdoer " She added, "While purporting to sue as the subrogee of Herrera, as its insured, Aetna is actually suing to recover for its own losses due to incorrect billing, rather than Herrera's losses." Judge Stein's opinion was joined by Associate Judge Michael Garcia.
A contractual subrogee is a stranger to a wrong who pays the victim for the victim's injury and then gains the right to receive repayment from the defendant based on the victim's rights, often by enforcing those rights.
In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) on Tuesday, STI said it was enforcing its rights as creditor and subrogee of Banco de Oro (BDO) to the P223million debt of PWU and as a consequence of the alleged default of PWU and Unlad Resources Development Corp.
Genesco subsequently sued Visa as the banks' assignee and subrogee for recovery of the fines and assessments, asserting claims of breach of contract and implied covenants of good faith and fair dealing, unjust enrichment, restitution, and violation of California's Unfair Competition Act.