Letters of Protection- A Hobson’s Choice for Patient, Doctor and Attorney A Personal Injury Lawyer/ Medical Practice Owner’s Perspective

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A “Hobson’s Choice” is a choice that appears to give you more than one option, but in fact only offers one option. So it is with the Letter of Protection (LOP). You, the patient, doctor or attorney, think you have the choice of whether or not to sign it, but you really don’t. As a personal injury attorney, advocate and the owner of a medical practice, I understand this predicament all too well from all angles.

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Published In: Conflict of Laws Updates, Education Updates, Health Updates, Insurance Updates, Personal Injury Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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