A recent trend in the settlement of personal injury matters involves demands by the tortfeasor's liability insurance company requesting a plaintiff to produce final lien information in regard to Medicare before the matter can be finally concluded and a settlement draft issued. This is so because of the potential penalties that may arise if Medicare liens are not addressed out of the settlement funds.
Litigation: Personal Injury
Medicare Liens and Personal Injury Matters
The Legal Intelligencer
November 20, 2012
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