Jonathan Wesley Johnson’s Answers

Jonathan Wesley Johnson

Atlanta Car / Auto Accident Lawyer.

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  1. Insurance co sent me 15 day letter. Can they close the claim?

    Answered over 4 years ago.

    1. James Martin Roth
    2. Jonathan Wesley Johnson
    3. Ralph Edward Hughes
    4. Eric John Purchase
    5. Naveed Alam Quraishi
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    They can close their file but that has no meaning as far as you are concerned. You have the right to file suit to collect on your claim for 2 years following the date of the accident. They are really saying that they will not increase the offer and if you want more you are going to have to sue them, which you have a right to do.

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  2. In a 3 car accident can the middle car claim partial/% of damage be paid from the last car in the accident for the front damage?

    Answered over 4 years ago.

    1. Jonathan Wesley Johnson
    2. Andrew Speaker
    3. Christopher Matthew Simon
    4. Richard Albert Cruz
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    I think you could recover from Vehicle A if you could show Vehicle A was at fault in the accident. Usually if you hit someone from behind you get cited for following too close. If you are 100% at fault for the accident then you will have a very difficult time recovering from vehicle A.

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  3. What can i do.

    Answered over 4 years ago.

    1. Houston Dillard Smith III
    2. Jonathan Wesley Johnson
    3. James Martin Roth
    4. Lars A. Lundeen
    5. Laura Mcfarland-Taylor
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    I think it depends on how the collision occurred. If the horse was standing in the road and you hit it, I think you will have a hard time making the owner liable. If the horse dashed out into the road in front of you while you were moving, I believe you would have a fair chance of success. Good luck!

  4. Wrongful death

    Answered over 4 years ago.

    1. Jonathan Wesley Johnson
    1 lawyer answer

    I am not sure about Minnesota. In Georgia a wrongful death recovery passes outside the estate and is not subject to medical liens incurred by the decedent. Wrongful death recoveries are generally deemed to belong to the survivors and not to the estate, unless there was a predeath claim for pain and suffering.