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If the claim has been approved, they are supposed to make payment in a reasonable time which courts have held to be 30 days or less, depending on circumstances. If they are not making payments, the claimant has a right to sue them for non-payment in bad faith and also to seek attorney's fees for having to take them to court to collect their payments. The claimant can also seek to sue the second doctor for malpractice if they have changed their opinion after giving one, but the claimant will need another doctor to testify as to why the doctor should not have changed his opinion.