Military Veterans will form a new New York State Suicide Prevention Task Force within the local governments, not-for-profit groups, and other recognized experts through out the state. The Task Force will explore methods on how to address bullying/cyber-bullying, that negatively impact an one's mental health and in some cases have caused a number of children and young adults to commit suicide.
For those who live paycheck to paycheck, being unable to work for even a short amount of time can mean financial ruin--Rockpoint Legal Funding
The last thing plaintiffs need in this situation is a delay in funding. Prompt funding can mean the difference between keeping financial obligations current and drowning in debt.
Advancing or lending funds to a plaintiff has its risks and costs.
When clients know upfront exactly how much they will be paying for their advance, it is far less likely that there will be any surprises or unmet expectations.
Miami Judge OKs Agreement Settling Class Action
Some litigation funding companies advertise low-interest rates (2% to 4%) but if you read the fine print, you see that these are monthly rates (not annual rates) and many charge high origination, case handling and underwriting fees--often burying fee verbiage in the small print of the contract.
Leading New Jersey & New York-Based Personal Injury and Family Law Firm Introduces New Personal Injury Department's 'Recent Personal Injury Case Successes' Webpage
Pre-settlement funding is one way to level the litigation playing field. When injured clients have funds available to pay for living expenses while their case is being resolved, they are less likely to push for an early settlement that is not in their best interest.
An initial pre-settlement advance to cover a client's short-term expenses may not be sufficient when a case drags on
The sound of screeching tires, the scream of a kid, the wail of an ambulance are sounds none of us want to hear this summer. Unless we slow down on the gas pedal, look cautiously at crosswalks and share the road vigilantly with cars and bicycles, the chance of harm is ever greater, according to Dani Liblang, principal of the Liblang Law Firm in Birmingham
A pre-settlement funding agreement should not be another confusing document that your client has to decipher