Did you know that the winners of large verdicts often never see that kind of money? It definitely makes the news and sells papers, but the injured victims will rarely see that amount of compensation; and not for a long time after the verdict. Why not?
The defense will always ask the trial judge to either throw out the verdict or reduce it significantly. Regardless of the trial judge’s decision, they will appeal that result, thus dragging out the case for another one to two years. Watch the video to learn more.
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