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Recently(Oct) sued amount above auto policy limits. Early

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Recently(Oct) sued for an amount above auto policy limits. Early stage of suit. MetLife lawyers working case. What can I do to protect assets particularly my current long term care benefits and proceeds from recently sold primary residence. Moved to assisted living facility in Utah in July. Incident occured on 9/1/2013 while living in oregon.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Michael Lykken, Esq replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I am a licensed California attorney. There really isn't much you can do. Anything at this point would be attacked as a fraudulent conveyance because it was done to avoid potential creditors. I'm not sure they could reach the long-term care benefits, but if you live in Utah they would at least have to have the judgment entered in Utah in order to enforce it. I expect that it would eventually settle for your policy limits if you are truly at fault.

Expert:  Michael Lykken, Esq replied 12 months ago.

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