Is a restaurant libel for a broken tooth caused by a fig stem?

Question Details: I broke an existing front tooth cap by biting a fig stem in a pizza at restaurant. The owner has agreed to pay but has been consulting a lawyer and is now asking for tooth history records and X-rays. Should we agree to provide these or not? Is it time we get legal representation. The bill is $1540 which is all we want.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Answer(s) provided above are for general information only. The attorney providing the answer was not serving as the attorney for the person submitting the question or in any attorney-client relationship with such person. Laws may vary from state to state, and sometimes change. Tiny variations in the facts, or a fact not set forth in a question, often can change a legal outcome or an attorney's conclusion. Although AttorneyPages.com has verified the attorney was admitted to practice law in at least one jurisdiction, he or she may not be authorized to practice law in the jurisdiction referred to in the question, nor is he or she necessarily experienced in the area of the law involved. Unlike the information in the Answer(s) above, upon which you should NOT rely, for personal advice you can rely upon we suggest you go to AttorneyPages.com and retain an attorney to represent you.