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Going to sign an Affidavit and Indemnifying Release in order

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Going to sign an Affidavit and Indemnifying Release in order to compensation for my injusry. It has the following laonguage: The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing consideration is being paid in settlement of a doubtful and disputed claim. Is the doubtful part standard language in these things?
JA: In what state did the injury take place? And do you have medical records or other documentation?
Customer: Georgia. Yes, doctor's records and physical therapist records.
JA: Has anything been filed? If so, what?
Customer: Do you mean filed in court? no
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No, that is fine
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Personal Injury Law
Expert:  Loren replied 8 months ago.

Thank you for using JustAnswer. I am Loren, a licensed attorney for over 30 yrs, and I look forward to assisting you.

Expert:  Loren replied 8 months ago.

No, in all my time practicing I have never seen a release characterize a claim as "doubtful".

You can demand that the "doubtful" be taken out and merely characterize it as "disputed.

Expert:  Loren replied 8 months ago.

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