Lawsuit Loan Regulation – Evaluating Costs?

Critics of lawsuit loans see the industry as preying on an unsuspecting group of desperate plaintiffs. Some even call the business of providing upfront cash to litigants prior to settlement “lawsuit loan sharking”.  These same critics deem the lawsuit funding business a burden on the judicial process and call for lawsuit loan regulation or outright…

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Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Funding Basics

Medical malpractice lawsuit funding exists to provide liquidity to malpractice plaintiffs while they wait for their case to be resolved.  Personal injury lawsuits, including “med mal” cases, make up the vast majority of lawsuit settlement funding transactions.  However, because malpractice cases are normally more complicated than the standard negligence proceeding, providing “lawsuit loans” for med…

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Lawsuit Funding Buyouts – What You Need to Know

Lawsuit funding buyouts occur when a plaintiff receives money against his lawsuit prior to settlement and then, some time later, needs another advance.  These financial transactions are called “lawsuit funding buyouts” because in the vast majority of instances, the previous advance is repaid and that amount (plus the additional funds) are rolled into one contract. …

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Soft Tissue – Lawsuit Funding for Smaller Cases

Soft tissue lawsuit funding makes up a great deal of the lawsuit funding industry.  A large percentage of  applicants only apply for a small funding, sometimes less than $1,000.  While it may be true that even plaintiffs with very heavy injuries may only require a few additional dollars to meet their needs, the vast majority…

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Lawsuit Funding – Lien Priority in Underwriting

Lawsuit funding, also known as settlement funding or lawsuit loans, are financial transactions in which the plaintiff of a lawsuit sells part of the future proceeds of the case, if there are any.  The plaintiff  assigns by contract a portion of his/her property rights in the future proceeds and the “funder” offers immediate cash as…

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Advantages of Lawsuit Funding Transactions

Lawsuit Funding – The Advantages of this Financial Life Line In uncertain financial times, many individuals face money problems because they are unemployed, living above their means or any other of the many reasons to be needing additional cash.  When financial challenges arise, wise individuals use their means to explore all available solutions to their…

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Lawsuit Funding Case Types – Top Five

Lawsuit Funding Case Types from Fair Rate Funding The legal system is designed to resolve disputes between parties.  As the potential for dispute is part of what makes us human, there are a wide variety of lawsuit types. Unfortunately for plaintiffs, not all lawsuits are candidates for lawsuit funding.  Below are the top 5 lawsuit…

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A Lawsuit Loan – A Cost Some are Willing to Bear

A Lawsuit Loan Offers Immediate Financial Relief to Plaintiffs Who Need Cash Now! The lawsuit loan, also known as lawsuit funding or pre-settlement funding, is quite a unique investment. The structure of the lawsuit loan allows investors to assist plaintiffs in ongoing litigation with immediate cash to help pay their expenses while the lawsuit is…

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Auto Accident Lawsuit Funding Firm, Fair Rate Funding Reports Death of ‘A Beautiful Mind’ Mathematician in New Jersey Turnpike Auto Accident

Fair Rate Funding, an auto accident lawsuit funding company, reports the unfortunate demise of famed ‘A Beautiful Mind’ mathematician, John Nash in a car accident over Memorial Day weekend. Nash and his wife were travelling back to their home in Monmouth Junction, NJ when a taxi driver lost control of the vehicle while attempting a…

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Help is Available with Auto Accident Lawsuit Funding

Auto accidents are an inevitable reality for many drivers every day, often times the result of a driver being careless behind the wheel. When someone has been the victim of an auto accident at no fault of their own, the at-fault party should and can be held responsible for the damages they’ve caused.  Auto accident…

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Lawsuit Settlement Funding – Understanding the Benefits

Lawsuit Settlement Funding Advances Cash Now to Help Plaintiffs Financially Endure the Litigation Process, Reject “Low Ball” Settlement Offers and Receive Larger Settlements During a lawsuit, the plaintiff’s attorney will introduce the idea of settlement. What this means, is that the two parties, plaintiff and defendant, agree to a fixed amount of compensation in return…

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Lawsuit Funding – The Effect of Previous Lawsuit Loans

Lawsuit Funding Buyouts Show Flexibility Often, clients receive lawsuit funding and later need more money than their original lawsuit cash advance.  Lawsuit funding companies usually give more money to a plaintiff/client with a strong enough case to justify the additional risk.  But the determination is subjective.  That is, the lawsuit funding company can simply refuse…

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Lawsuit Funding for Auto Accidents

Lawsuit Funding for Auto Accidents Could be Your Financial Solution Have you ever been driving and looked in your rear view mirror in fear that the person behind you might hit you from behind? Don’t worry it is a common fear to have considering in the U.S. rear end collision is the most frequent type…

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Lawsuit Funding for Hair Salon Injuries

Settlement for Premises Lawsuit It might seem odd, but lawsuit funding for hair salon injuries is a part of settlement funding. No one expects to sustain injuries at a hair salon, but it can happen. A young, aspiring Brazilian model left a hair salon with hair loss and burns to her scalp after a hairdresser…

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