How to Calculate Cartiga’s Real Share of Any Settlement

At Cartiga, we want our consumer legal funding to be fully transparent. Law firms and their clients should fully understand how funding can affect the client’s recovery in any settlement and how to calculate Cartiga’s real share of any settlement. The proper calculation of Cartiga’s share of any settlement recovery is sometimes misunderstood. We occasionally […]

Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing home abuse is a serious and widespread issue in the United States. It refers to the mistreatment of elderly residents of nursing homes, which may be vulnerable due to their advanced age and declining health. This abuse can take many forms, including physical, emotional, sexual, and financial exploitation. Physical Abuse One of the most […]

Effects of Medical Treatment in Injury Lawsuits

Most people don’t seek medical treatment after an accident as they believe their injuries are not severe. Regardless of how you feel after an accident, you should see a healthcare professional immediately. If you are looking to file a personal injury claim, receiving medical attention is imperative. Medical treatment validates your claim as well as […]

What’s Your Case Worth?

It is hard to determine or discuss case worth without knowing all the details of a potential case. Every case is unique and therefore compensation varies between cases. Just as two snowflakes are never alike, two cases aren’t either. The questions that lead to a better understanding of compensation are more universal. What injuries did […]

What to Consider When Assessing a Potential Lawsuit

Efficient case assessment begins by working backward from the client’s objective. To do this, counsel will approach litigation and other legal proceedings as occasions that present potential results and then use qualitative and measurable assessments to: Determine risk. Reduce expenses. Terminate cases as soon as practicable. Otherwise reduce or eliminate further exposure to litigation. There […]

What Can I Use My Funding Advance For?

Legal funding carries a multitude of advantages over other types of financing, (i.e. credit cards, a traditional personal loan, or even a second mortgage). Nonetheless, it has some clear benefits that help to reduce your overall risk and allow you to take home more of your total settlement. The funding advance can be a major […]

How Long Will it Take for My Case to Settle?

When it comes to personal injury claims, settlement usually occurs within ONE year from the date that the claim is filed. If case involves serious injuries or an unsettled case that goes to trial, it can take from 2-5 years to received compensation. Ultimately it will depend on the severity of the injuries and the […]

When Can a Personal Injury Lawsuit be Filed?

If you’ve suffered an injury because of someone else’s wrongful conduct or negligence, you may be able to sue for damages, which includes pain and suffering. Building a solid case and filing your summons and complaint with the court promptly is essential if you’re considering litigation. Here’s a look at the different types of personal […]

How Can a Personal Injury Lawsuit or Accident Lawsuit Affect Your Life?

Lawsuits can wreak financial havoc on individuals and families across America. People struggle to make rent, mortgage, and other payments and are forced to find creative ways to stretch limited resources. If you’re amid litigation, you may be eligible for non-recourse funding to help you make ends meet. Non-recourse funding, also called litigation funding, lawsuit funding, or […]

Slip-and-Fall Lawsuits vs. Trip-and-Fall Lawsuits

Were you involved in a slip and fall lawsuit or a trip and fall lawsuit? Both types of accidents can lead to severe injuries, so is it even worth distinguishing between them? These terms sound similar enough to be used interchangeably, but the legal system says otherwise. If you’re pursuing personal injury litigation, it’s essential […]