I am permanent and stationary disabled, is there a timeframe in which I must settle my case?

my attorney has setup a court date without my input or agreement, I feel I am being forced to agree to a settlement and have been told if I don’t agree to what the other attorney is proposing, then the judge will make the decision for me, I am very concerned and have a great deal of anxiety because of this

Asked on June 9, 2009 under Employment Labor Law, California

Answers:

Deborah Barron / Barron Law Corporation

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

You do not state whether this is a workers comp case or is in superior court.  Once a settlement conference and trial are scheduled in superior court, you must make a deicison on whether to settle or go to trial and let the Judge or Jury decide how much you should get.  Please visit my website at for additonal information or email me:  www.lawbarron.com    


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