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"Get Cash Now!" Lawsuit Funding Firms Make Big TV Ad Push

"Get Cash Now!" Lawsuit Funding Firms Make Big TV Ad Push

“If you’re sitting on a structured settlement, you’re sitting on a pile of cash…Oasis provides clients the money they need for bills and living expenses long before their cases may settle....With Peachtree money does grow on trees...”. JG Wentworth, Oasis Legal Finance, Peachtree and other alternative litigation financing firms made pitches like this in over 16,000 TV advertisements broadcast thus far in 2014. By offering cash advances, typically to plaintiffs, to be repaid from litigation proceeds, alternative litigation financing -- also known as third-party litigation financing, lawsuit advances or pre-settlement funding -- plays an increasingly common and controversial role in mass tort litigation. Read full article.