Legitimate Attorney Concerns with Lawsuit Funding

Origination of new legal funding business usually comes in two forms.  Either the client contacts the lawsuit loan company or a lawyer refers one of his clients who need immediate cash against his/her case.  Attorney referrals are the ideal way to secure funding because the referring attorney usually understands the funding business and can secure…

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…

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…

Lawsuit Settlement Funding – Filling a Need Caused by Settlement Delays

Lawsuit settlement funding companies field hundreds of questions each day.  One frequent question asked by plaintiffs is “Why do lawsuits take so long to finally a settlement?” Of course, there may be many reasons.  One major reason relates to the complexity of litigating a personal injury lawsuit.  Indeed, both plaintiffs and defendants must jump through…

When Settlement Funding Can Help Victims of an ATV Accidents

Settlement Loans Help ATV Accident Plaintiffs. ATVs are commonly in the news during summer when the machines are most in use. They are a great resource when properly handled but far too often they are used by unsupervised teenagers who underestimate how dangerous they can be. Three incidents in Indiana alone this week are an example of how an ATV accident …