Res ipsa loquitur literally means “the thing speaks for itself.” Res ipsa loquitur refers to cases that demonstrate that there is negligence just by the fact the incident happened. For instance, if a sponge or rag from surgery is left inside of a patient, the doctor or hospital was negligent just by the fact that it happened. It does not take any additional evidence to show that this conduct was negligent.
Although cases based on res ipsa loquitur are strong cases, it still may take time to reach a settlement. Settlements in res ipsa loquitur cases are highly likely, but it is not as likely that the person who committed the negligence will be excited to pay for the negligence. The negligent party may try to put off paying for the negligence or even may try to avoid paying for the negligence at all.
Sometimes personal injury victims cannot afford to wait for the negligent party to take responsibility for the negligence. Sometimes they need money immediately.
WHYPEGASUSLEGALFUNDING ? There are many companies that offer cash advances for lawsuits. However, Pegasus Legal Funding offers a best price guarantee. We offer rates as low as 1.67% a month. If Pegasus Legal Funding approves your application for a cash advance and another legal funding company sends you a written contract to advance the same amount at a lower total cost, we will beat that deal or pay you $100. Guaranteed! Pegasus Legal Funding will let you know if we can fund your case in 24 hours of receiving the necessary information. Many companies claim they can approve your advance in 24 hours, but Pegasus Legal Funding actually delivers on that promise. In some cases, we can make a decision just 4-6 hours after receiving the required information from you and your attorney. Pegasus Legal Funding has the resources to fund large cash advances. We offer cash advances from as low as $500 to as high as $500,000. We may be able to provide you with a cash advance even if you have already accepted a cash advance with another company. If we approve your cash advance, we can have your prior cash advance transferred to our company, so you can get our low interest rates on your additional funding. We will review your case for free and will do our best to provide you with any additional help you may need. If you do not have an attorney, we can match you with an attorney who has the experience and expertise to provide you with the best legal representation possible. Plus, we work with the best surgeons, doctors, and hospitals and will negotiate the lowest possible prices for your treatment. Pegasus Legal Funding always goes the extra mile to provide unparalleled client satisfaction!
.:About the author:.
Tiffany Sherrill is a paralegal at Pegasus Legal Funding, LLC. Recently Tiffany was the assistant to the General Counsel at PLF with a focus on contract and financial aspects of Litigation Funding. Tiffany is also continuing here education pursuing a Juris Doctor degree.