We were told that there would be no ability to sue for damages. I will need additional reconstruction surgery and therapy when I return to the states. This incident happened within the resort and the police have found evidence. The resort has offered To pay for medical bills, but we have not signed anything. Should we allow them to pay?
Do not make any decisions without 1st speaking to a licensed attorney in the Dominican Republic who handles personal injury claims. Contact our Embassy for assistance in locating a qualified attorney.
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