USClaims September 2013 Newsletter

Beyond Personal Injury: How Legal Financing Can Help Other Plaintiffs

One of the myths surrounding litigation financing is that it’s only for personal injury plaintiffs. That couldn’t be farther from the truth.

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Understanding the Costs of Advanced Litigation Funding

The best part of advanced litigation funding is that claimants pay nothing if they don’t recover in their lawsuits. However, there are a few costs associated with a settlement advance.

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What is Pre-Settlement Funding Worth?

Pre-settlement funding is more than just an amount of money received from the sale of future legal settlements. It has an incredible amount of worth to plaintiffs and their families who are struggling to get by as they wait for their cases to be settled. Opponents would have consumers believe that there is no value, but consider the alternatives: ruined credit, eviction, foreclosure, and more.

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Real Savings in Pre-Settlement Funding

There are real savings with pre-settlement funding that the critics don’t want you to know about. Some say that pre-settlement funding is an expensive proposition to personal injury litigation management. There are also things that they’re not telling you.

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Oklahoma SB-1016 Is a Win for the People of Oklahoma

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has been working hard to classify pre-settlement funding as a loan. They have been lobbying for various bills in 13 states that would essentially shut down the industry by enforcing unreasonably low rate caps. The latest win is pending in Oklahoma, where SB-1016 is awaiting a signature from Governor Mary Fallin, after passing with a House vote of 85-2.

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PBA Bench-Bar 2013USClaims Sponsors Philadelphia Bar Association Bench-Bar & Annual Conference

USClaims is a Silver-level sponsor of the Philadelphia Bar Association 2013 Bench-Bar & Annual Conference at REVEL in Atlantic City on October 4 and 5.

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