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Nagging insurance questions in personal injury litigation

Nagging insurance questions in personal injury litigation

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Published by Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education in Boston, MA (20 West St., Boston 02111) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts.
    • Subjects:
    • Insurance law -- Massachusetts.,
    • Tort liability of insurance companies -- Massachusetts.,
    • Personal injuries -- Massachusetts.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsMassachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFM2585 .N34 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 290 p. ;
      Number of Pages290
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2228571M
      LC Control Number89080666

        In personal injury cases, there are two ways that you may receive compensation: a settlement or a trial victory. Settlement vs. Trial A settlement is when the plaintiff (injury victim) and the defendant (insurance company) both agree on a set amount of compensation that the defendant is willing to pay for injuries that the plaintiff sustained. Garcia v. Stonington Insurance / QBE - $, - UM litigation claim for mild traumatic brain injury. Pre-litigation offer was $5, Clevenger v. Smith. $, mediation settlement, including $, in personal assets of defendant. Unlit tractor implement tore through plaintiff's car on roadway at night, severely damaging plaintiff's arm.


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