In 2001 a trial attorney and guardian ad litem paid $4.1 million to settle claims relating to a personal injury case that was settled on an all cash basis because the claimant was not properly educated as to their options pertaining to a structured settlement (Josephine Grillo, As Guardian and As Next Friend
for Christina Grillo, A Minor v. Tom L. Pettiette, T. E. Swate, and Hardy Milutin & Johns, 96th District Court, Tarrant County, TX, Cause No. 96-145090-92. Settlement amounts as reported in Lawyers Weekly 8/2/2001.)
We have developed an awesome short on line video that educates claimants on their financial options and has them execute a waiver similar to the one above online. We can customize an online page with your firm's logo and information so all you need to do to ensure this doesn't happen to you is have each client watch the video and submit their contact information in the online form.
PLEASE don't let this happen to you and your firm! We advise our clients to have each client sign what we call a "Grillo" waiver which contains the following language, which is part of the online form we create for your firm:
Please let us know if you would like us to customize and make this video available to your firm! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (734) 433-1670.