subrogee


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subrogee

n. the person or entity that assumes the legal right to attempt to collect a claim of another (subrogor) in return for paying the other's expenses or debts which the other claims against a third party. A subrogee is usually the insurance company which has insured the party whose expenses were paid. Thus, the subrogee insurance company may file a lawsuit against a party which caused the damages to its insured which the subrogee paid. (See: subrogation, subrogor)

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the right of action belongs solely to the subrogee.
164) In order to enforce a right in equitable subrogation the subrogee does not necessarily have to communicate with the subrogor or have the opportunity to control any claim the subrogor is pursuing or could pursue.
53) Instead, the Ninth Circuit held that "simply stepping into the shoes of the insured via reimbursement" does not render a subrogee liable for response costs.
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29) Indeed, the statute itself says the government's claim is subrogated to the injured employee's claim, (30) and as subrogee the government "does not secure rights superior to those of its employee.
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