Georgetown, OH asked in Wrongful Death for Mississippi

Q: Is there a time set that an insurance company has to payout after papers have been signed for a wrongful death lawsuit?

We have signed papers over 5 weeks ago to accept the amount offered for a wrongful death lawsuit and our lawyer says they still have no idea when the settlement could pay out. I was wondering if there's a mississippi state law that sets a time limit for the payout?

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Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing

A: Not unusual. If there was a hold for social security /medicare to say no claims that would explain it. Lawyer not paid unitl it's done, so they'll be working it. Chill.

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