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Punitive Damages and Personal Injury Cases

Punitive Damages and Personal Injury Cases

Punitive Damages Accidents happen. They often occur because of unintentional negligence. For example, a driver is distracted by a sign on the side of the road, and in that split second, they do not notice the car braking ahead of them. They did not mean to cause injury or harm, but … Continue reading

Can You Go to Canada After A DUI?

Can You Go to Canada After A DUI?

DUI Consequences If you are from the US and you have a DUI case pending or were convicted for DWAI, DUI  — or even reckless driving — it’s very possible you’ll be turned away at the border if you try to go to Canada. Under Canadian laws, a DWAI or … Continue reading

What to Do When a Nurse Gives You the Wrong Medicine

What to Do When a Nurse Gives You the Wrong Medicine

Medical Errors Medical practitioners are highly trained professionals who must pass strict criteria and educational requirements to legally work in the United States. Unfortunately, doctors, surgeons, and nurses are only human, and they do make mistakes like everyone else. If you have been in a situation where a nurse provided … Continue reading

Have You Received Robocalls?

Have You Received Robocalls?

Are you wondering why you receive so many robocalls? Although there may be some valid reasons, despite requesting to be taken off of a call list, it’s possible that they will ignore your request keep calling. In the past, it was not uncommon for people with landlines to receive calls … Continue reading

Is the Front Seat Safer in a Head-On Collision?

Is the Front Seat Safer in a Head-On Collision?

Personal Injury Lawyer A head-on motor vehicle collision can be disastrous. But, if you are going to be anywhere within the vehicle during a head-on crash, the front seat may be the safest place to be. Automotive safety innovations such as front airbags and sophisticated seat belts may cause it … Continue reading

The Timeframe for a Car Accident Injury Settlement

The Timeframe for a Car Accident Injury Settlement

Car Accident Lawyer After being injured in a car accident, you may have two objectives: To settle the case as quickly as possible, and to maximize the damages you receive. These are not unreasonable goals, but it is not always possible to accomplish both. The insurance company may be as … Continue reading

What is an Estate? Do I Have One?

What is an Estate? Do I Have One?

Personal Injury Attorney Estate – the word invokes images of sprawling mansions and lavish wealth. That concept, that an estate is only the realm of the rich, has led many people who could benefit from estate planning to avoid it. In actuality, we all have an estate and it’s responsible … Continue reading

Is Asset Protection Planning Right for Me?

Is Asset Protection Planning Right for Me?

Is Asset Protection Planning Right for Me? Whether affluent or middle class, chances are you have worked hard to get the things you own. Yet just a small run of financial misfortune can be enough to put it all in jeopardy. Indeed, a recent Careerbuilder.com survey determined eight out of … Continue reading

Protecting Your Assets – Should I Set Up a Trust?

Protecting Your Assets – Should I Set Up a Trust?

Protecting Your Assets – Should I Set Up a Trust? An asset protection trust is used to protect real estate, personal property, bank accounts, investment accounts, businesses, and other assets from future creditors. Assets that are put into a trust may not be able to be used to satisfy debts, … Continue reading

Who Can I Treat With Under a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

Who Can I Treat With Under a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

Injuries and illnesses happen daily. When these unfortunate events occur in the workplace, you may be able to file a workers’ compensation claim. Depending on the laws for your state, your employer’s carrier may have to pay for your treatment. While treating, what kind of doctor do you have to … Continue reading