Pre-settlement funding isn't illegal in North Carolina, but it's gotten a definitive side-eye from our State's courts over the years. Why the skepticism, and is it a good idea for injured claimants?
What happens when Medicare has a right of reimbursement that competes with other types of liens? Well, let's say that most of the time, it isn't pretty for the other guys.
Medicare is great, but it can turn into a real bear when the time comes to disburse your settlement proceeds. It's super important that you know this stuff before it comes back to bite you; read on!
Yes, you have to tell Medicaid about your settlement. Bummer, I know. But does Medicaid have to put you on notice of its own subrogation rights? Answers within!
Spoiler alert, though. It doesn't. Double-bummer.