Legal Question in Personal Injury in North Carolina

diffrent lawsuits

if you already filed a workers compesation law suit can you file that same case under personal injury lawsuit?

Asked on 11/13/06, 12:30 pm

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Timothy Burch Burch Law Office
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Re: diffrent lawsuits

yes. if a third party (someone other than your employer) is responsibile for the injury, then a claim can be made. Your workers' compensation carrier will have a lien against the proceeds which can usually be negotiated or set by a judge. Please send an e-mail directly to me if you have any further questions. [email protected]

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Answered on 11/13/06, 1:57 pm


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