With difficult liability and causation issues, Insurance carrier offered 200K. Client declined offer and case was tried last week. Pulvers, Pulvers & Thompson won an award of 950K by way of verdict.
Here is a Pulvers, Pulvers, Thompson & Friedman Auto Accident Settlement for the amount of $95,000. Recently we settled an auto case with major causation problems and soft tissue injuries (woman had multiple prior accidents). The insurance company’s initially offered $7K offer. We went to mediation and walked away from their $30K offer. Ultimately we […]
Know the Insurance Law § 5102(d) Qualifiers. To help establish a guideline for personal injury, New York instituted a “Serious Injury Threshold”. Below are the qualifiers for this threshold. Article 51 of the Insurance Law provides that a plaintiff in a personal injury action arising out of negligence in the use or operation of a […]
Is Your Case a Personal Injury Claim or a Personal Injury Lawsuit? To start, lets define each scenario. Is your case a claim or a lawsuit? Personal injury Claim – a personal injury claim only involves you, the person or entity responsible for the injury or their insurance company. It does not involve the court system. Personal […]
NEGLIGENCE / PERSONAL INJURY STATUTE OF LIMITATION IN NEW YORK Limitation is 3 years with Discovery Rule for exposure to toxic substances. WRONGFUL DEATH STATUTE OF LIMITATION IN NEW YORK Limitation is 2 years from date of death. MEDICAL MALPRACTICE STATUE OF LIMITATION IN NEW YORK Limitation is 2 1/2 years. Tolled for foreign object […]
If you do not know what to do after an accident, the first thing you should know is that if you have a serious injury, the first thing you should to is call 911 or your local emergency dispatcher. They will be able to assess the situation and attempt to provide appropriate You should note that if the accident […]