To give you an example, say, you’re case is worth $60,000 and the jury finds that you were 80% at fault in that. They would deduct $48,000 in any judgement or award they would make at it. Mathematical formula, really. You multiply your percent of negligence against the claims settlement amount, or the judgement amount and you can determine how much you’d recover under that accident, or in that accident.
It May Be Smart To Stay Off Of Social Media After being involved in a car accident and filing a personal injury claim, you can be sure the other side is gathering as much evidence against you as possible to avoid paying a settlement. One way that defense lawyers obtain evidence is through your social […]...read more