I was involved in a car accident which the other driver - rare ended me on highway , was driving a company's car . we went to arbritation - I won , they appeal . set a court date - they wanted to settle out of court - I refused . the day before settlement they agreed to amount . we signed documents . now , they never send in settlement . we filed " enforce of Settlement . still , till this day I have not recieved and my attorney is giving me the run around .
Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
This is a question you need to discuss with your already retained attorney., He can proceed with proper procedures for finding you an answer.
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You need to have a sit down with your lawyer and find out what is going on. You have the right to have tis question answered by your representing attorney.
Education Law Attorney
I agree with the other attorneys that you need to speak with your attorney. If the case was filed in Philadelphia, there is a local court rule that they must pay within 20 days of receipt of the signed release and Order to Settle, Discontinue, and End the litigation. Furthermore, upon mailing of the check (presumably to your attorney) the defendant's insurance company must send you a letter saying the check was sent to your attorney.
If they fail to do so, then your attorney can either file a motion with the Court to enforce the settlement or go to trial.
Lawsuit / Dispute Attorney
I agree that you should direct these questions to your attorney. Keep in mind, the turnaround time from settlement to check clearance could be as high as sixty days, that's assuming there are no disputes with the release language.
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Something sounds fishy in Denmark. Best bet is to call the disciplinary board, and they will get to the bottom of this with lightning speed.
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