Category Archives: Litigation

What You Need to Know About Car Accident Injury Cases

By | December 29, 2015

Automobile safety mechanisms are getting more advanced by the day. However ,the same cannot be said about driving skills. Most accidents occur due to lack of control or rash driving. Car collisions can have minor or deadly consequences. In either case the victim stands to receive due compensation from the perpetrator. The at-fault driver stands to pay for… Read More »

How to Fight Bad Faith Insurance Claims

By | December 21, 2015

Most of us like to think and believe that if an accident occurs to us, our insurance company will rightfully settle our claims and help us in this difficult period. Unfortunately that is not the case always. Bad faith insurance claims are a reality. Tackling them properly to receive your justified amount is a paramount legal and financial… Read More »

How Common Are Burn Injuries in Children?

By | December 21, 2015

The overwhelming majority of parents would do anything to keep their children safe. Unfortunately, accidents do happen.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 300 kids up to age 19 are treated in U.S. emergency rooms every day for burn injuries. Sadly, two children die each day as a result of a burn… Read More »

4 Things You Might Not Know About Personal Injury Lawsuits

By | December 17, 2015

As you probably know, there is an infinite number of ways to become injured. Your injuries could be your own fault, or maybe something accidental and unforeseen. But perhaps you were injured as a result of someone else’s negligence. For example, maybe you sustained injuries in a car accident caused by another driver. Or you  may have had… Read More »

Dealing With Birth Injury Fight for Your Child’s Rights

By | December 15, 2015

Your child is the best gift you will ever receive. Every parent prays and wishes that their newborn is safe and healthy. Nine months of delicate care, excessive precautions and unconditional love finally culminates into the birth of the child, the moment every parent eagerly waits for. But what happens when complications arise in childbirth? What happens when… Read More »

How to Secure Evidence in a Truck Accident

By | December 15, 2015

A truck accident is a frightening catastrophe that is incomparable to any other vehicular accidents. The impacts are massive and not just physical, but emotional and financial as well. Securing evidence is an important part of building a case and accomplishing it within the first twenty-four hours is crucial. Evidence is necessary to back your claim. It is… Read More »

Car Accidents and Wrongful Death – What You Need to Know Before Filing a Lawsuit

By | November 19, 2015

Every year more than 30,000 people are killed by car accidents in the U.S., according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This is equivalent to one car accident wrongful death every 12 minutes. Although NHTSA reports a 3.1 percent decline in the numbers from the previous year, the Fatality Analysis Reporting System indicates that over 32,000 people… Read More »

The Pros and Cons of a Personal Injury Case

By | October 19, 2015

Introduction If you have been injured in an accident, you may be able to bring what is called a personal injury action against those individual(s) who caused your injuries. When deciding whether or not to bring a case against those who caused or partially caused your personal injuries, there are several factors you should consider. One important thing… Read More »

The Alphabet Soup of Highway Safety

By | May 22, 2015

When the head of a federal agency recently pledged to double down on the problem of Triple D on the highway, he wasn’t referring to Guy Fieri’s road trips in search of diners, drive-ins and dives. Dr. Mark Rosekind, head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) was talking about the three D’s of preventable accidents: Drunk driving, Distracted driving, and Drowsy driving.

Five Things to Know Before a Deposition

By | March 5, 2012

When people hear the word “deposition,” they know that they’re talking about serious legal business. There’s a reason for that: a deposition is indeed serious legal business, essentially an extension of legal testimony simply by location and time. Just because it doesn’t take place in a court of law doesn’t mean that one isn’t obliged to tell the… Read More »