Personal Injury Lawyer Will Pay $1.7M to Insurers for Bogus Claims

A man who spent years acting as a supposed advocate for injured motorists may have taken his duties too far. By his own admission, 65-year-old Joseph Haddad persuaded accident victims to not only fabricate injuries but also seek powerful prescription pain killers and unnecessary, often prolonged medical treatment. Although some cases may have at first been legitimate—when Haddad [...]