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    Revisiting the Grillo Case

    The Christina Grillo medical malpractice case reached a $2,500,000 settlement in Texas in 1990 – thirty years ago. Why is the case still important today? And why, like two other historical industry events which occurred in 1990 (the Uniform Periodic ...

    Webinar

    SSP Webinar Review: Qualified Settlement Funds

    Since it was founded in 2000, the Society of Settlement Planners (SSP) has consistently offered its expanding membership high ...

    Attorney Resources

    Revisiting the Grillo Case

    The Christina Grillo medical malpractice case reached a $2,500,000 settlement in Texas in 1990 – thirty years ago. Why is the ...

    Knowledge Network

    Structured Settlements for Minors

    When a personal injury case involves a minor, structured settlements are frequently considered the best choice for a settlement ...

    Industry News

    The Gargan Case: Is the U.S. Government a Victim or a Perpetrator?

    The United States Department of Justice announced last week that Joseph E. Gargan, a scion of the Kennedy family and former Chief ...

    Structured Settlements

    The Impact of COVID-19 on the Structured Settlement Market

    How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the structured settlement market to date and what impact will it have in the future?

    Structured Settlements

    A Settlement Planning "Commencement"

    During the past month, despite the cancellation of almost all in-person graduation ceremonies, the internet has been filled with ...

    Knowledge Network

    Industry Education and Technology

    None of the 2019 educational conferences sponsored by the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) included any ...

    Knowledge Network

    Industry Education and Ethics

    The National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA) Code of Ethics, more formally referred to as NSSTA’s “Statement of ...

    Industry News

    Industry Education, Financial Products and Concepts

    Should the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA), and its members, be interested in education programs about ...

    Industry News

    Industry Education, Federal Laws and Regulations

    Since its formation more than 25 years ago, one of the defining characteristics of the National Structured Settlement Trade ...

    Knowledge Network

    Industry Education and Public Benefits

    From a structured settlement perspective, a key settlement planning priority is determining how best to integrate structured ...

    Knowledge Network

    Industry Education and Taxation

    Potential tax benefits represent both a fundamental advantage of structured settlements and a rationale for considering ...

    Industry News

    Industry Education and Stakeholder Perspectives

    Following the Spring 2019 National Structured Settlement Trade Association Annual Conference, The Chronicle promised a series of ...

    Industry News

    An Assessment of the Available Current Education for the Settlement Planning Process

    Following the Spring 2019 National Structured Settlement Trade Association Annual Conference, The Chronicle promised a series of ...

    Industry News

    A Market Analysis of Structured Settlement Educational Programs

    Following the Spring 2019 National Structured Settlement Trade Association Annual Conference, The Chronicle promised a series of ...

    Structured Settlements

    What is Settlement Planning?

    Settlement planning, a term previously avoided by the National Structured Settlement Trade Organization (NSSTA), was a buzz word ...

    Industry News

    Reviewing Structured Settlement Educational Programs - Spring/Summer 2019

    Does the National Structured Settlements Trade Association (NSSTA) need to re-think and re-design its educational programming and ...

    Structured Settlements

    The Importance of Public Policy for Structured Settlements

    What is public policy and why is it important for structured settlements?

    Structured Settlements

    Benefits of Structured Settlements

    Today in the context of industry change and the need for industry growth, what exactly are the benefits of structured ...

    Structured Settlements

    "How" and "Where" to Think about the Future

    The Chronicle’s introductory article highlighted a series of developments that have dramatically changed the structured ...