Do you have to reopen the case, or can you take them to court on your own?
I would first ask you to read the release you signed to verify there is a lifetime medical pay agreement. That seems unusual. Second, I would contact the attorney who represented to to clarify the same and to take action against the defendant if there is such a lifetime benefit. Good luck.
This is a question best answered by the attorney that represented you in the matter. Best of luck.
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Contact your prior attorney at assist you in this matter. Do not try to handle it on your own.
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i agree you should contact the attorney that represented your daughter. Good luck
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