Timing. Most people know about statutes of limitation that limit the amount of time that one has to bring a lawsuit, to avoid “stale claims,” that is years-old claims against defendants who are compromised in their abilities to defend lawsuits due to the passage of time. In some cases, because of the threat of an […]

Winning a lawsuit seems like a good thing. And it usually is. However, there is some bad news, what you have really “won” is an official government pronouncement that you are entitled to a certain amount of money (assuming your lawsuit was for money damages) from the losing side. That is, you get a judgment. […]