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Partial settlement check | Waiver of all rights?
I was offered a partial settlement check from a large insurance company.
If I accept this check, can I still go to California Small Claims court to obtain more money to fix my car and obtain rental car etc.
Or once I take their check I cant go to small claims and the situation is done and closed ? Thank you so much for your advice !
T in California
It depends on what kind of language the settlement (the back of the check) presents. If this is a clear “partial settlement”, you could still have rights in court.
However, if you waive those rights or sign them away, they could be completely gone.
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