My mother passed away in 1999...a suit was filed against the
my mother passed away in 1999...a suit was filed against the tobacco industry ...a partial settlement of 240k , split between three heirs and the law firm ..no court appearance ,,is the first phase of… read more
20,520 satisfied customers
I got a settlement for $99.000, the firm sent me a Document
I got a settlement for $99.000, the firm sent me a Document to sign for a Lump Sum payout for $45.000.been waiting for it all to go through the Courts, keep getting letters saying it will be soon, the… read more
763 satisfied customers
I am a retired school teacher (age, 70) on a state pension.
I am a retired school teacher (age, 70) on a state pension. I do get a small social security check of $20 after medicare has been paid. My wife, who died two months ago, received full social security … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
44,266 satisfied customers
Don't understand Medacare subornation of a settlement. It
Don't understand Medacare subornation of a settlement. It was way more than hospital bill paid by Medicare Advantra. As our lawyer took his fee first he added to the cost of medicare. and wife got wha… read more
1,536 satisfied customers
my brother in-laws brother was hit by a car. The lady left
my brother in-laws brother was hit by a car. The lady left the seen of the crime but the cameras caught her on film. He was in the hospital for 3 months and moved to a rehab center where he was over m… read more
28,766 satisfied customers
i am disabled as a result of an automobile accident, and have
i am disabled as a result of an automobile accident, and have required many surgeries over the years. Several years ago, I was being transported to the hospital by an transportation company. the drive… read more
26,939 satisfied customers
Here is the scenario: 1. Elderly father was in intensive
Here is the scenario: 1. Elderly father was in intensive care and rehabilitation facilities for 10 months 2. He is the guarantor for his medical bills and is named on both medicare and supplemental he… read more
4,347 satisfied customers
MSPRCs conditional demand letter was $110,000. However, my
MSPRC's conditional demand letter was $110,000. However, my crash claim against State Farm Auto involved a Pre-Existing Condition, which was Fusion of Lumbar Spine L2-L4 as well as other serious spina… read more
28,766 satisfied customers
Im in a schedule of a sheriff sale because my settlementof
I'm in a schedule of a sheriff sale because my settlementof 90'000 dollars is being held up for one yr now by Medicare My attorneys at stark an stark have letters from doctors saying my surgery has no… read more
19,000 satisfied customers
My Mom was married to a gentleman that was part of a class
My Mom was married to a gentleman that was part of a class action suit that would allow him to receive compensation from having asbestos related illness. Before he died, he had an irrevokable trust wr… read more
33,811 satisfied customers
Atty advised me to accept offer of $75,000.00 in civil case
Atty advised me to accept offer of $75,000.00 in civil case in Florida, told me I would receive $25,000.0 after all costs fees paid. Called me Friday, said sending me a check for $14,000.00. Said Medi… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
17,183 satisfied customers
in an auto accident settlement, insuror agrees to pay medicare
in an auto accident settlement, insuror agrees to pay medicare $35,114 for meds incured. Medicare wants $2,096in conditional payment. Do I get the remaining $33,000+ that the insuror agreed to pay?… read more
1,233 satisfied customers
My mom fell in 10/06 due to proven defective steps.I hired
My mom fell in 10/06 due to proven defective steps.I hired a lawyer but he's not even gotten the case on the court docket.When asked about the delays,he'd blamed it on the court,but when pinned down h… read more
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MY MOTHER DIED 3 YEARS AGO AND WAS IN THE MIDDLE OF A MALPRACTICE
MY MOTHER DIED 3 YEARS AGO AND WAS IN THE MIDDLE OF A MALPRACTICE SUIT, MY FATHER IS THE EXECUTOR OF HER WILL AND HAS TAKEN OVER REPRESENTING MY MOTHER IN HER SUIT.HIS LAWYER ADVISED THAT HE WILL AT L… read more
5,212 satisfied customers
we won a cival case at district justice level in pa. we
we won a cival case at district justice level in pa. we were defendants. wife borrowed money from sisters live in girlfriend of 10 yrs. paid money back by check, until last of money owed(approx. half)… read more
3,203 satisfied customers
my workers comp carrier wants to stop my monthly ...
my workers comp carrier wants to stop my monthly benefits and go to mediation to give me a lump sum settlement. what are the normal fees that an attorney should charge to represent me for this? Is thi… read more
J D Haas
2,998 satisfied customers
Twelve years ago my friend was evicted from his apartment ...
Twelve years ago my friend was evicted from his apartment and I offered him a room in my house. Shortly thereafter he went on full disability and ever since has has tremendious medical and prescriptio… read more
2,906 satisfied customers
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