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Wage & Hour Law Update

Wage & Hour Law Update

In March 2014, President Obama directed the DOL to “modernize and streamline” the DOL’s so called “white collar” overtime exemption regulations. The proposed changes were designed to impact the scope of the executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer exemptions under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).  The proposed changes, … Continue reading

What to Do in an Uber Accident?

What to Do in an Uber Accident?

If you are the victim of an Uber car collision, seeking the counsel of a car accident attorney may be a top priority for you. Ridesharing is a common choice for many who are trying to get where they need to go; whether for leisure or as a reliable source … Continue reading

Trial vs. Mediation in Personal Injury Cases

Trial vs. Mediation in Personal Injury Cases

Personal injury law cases are defined as “legal disputes that arise when one person suffers harm from an accident or injury, and someone else might be legally responsible for that harm.”  There are many routes one can take to legally address any kind of personal injury. Filing for a court … Continue reading

What to Do After a Bicycle Accident

What to Do After a Bicycle Accident

Riding a bicycle around can be a lot of fun and provide great exercise. However, accidents involving bicycles occur every day. Even if you super careful yourself, it doesn’t mean other motorists on the road will be. Being in a bicycle crash can be incredibly frightening, but it’s important to … Continue reading

Why Cheating on Your Taxes Can Ruin Your Personal Injury Case

Why Cheating on Your Taxes Can Ruin Your Personal Injury Case

Persons who have been seriously injured in a car accident or some other injury caused by the negligence of others are entitled to three types of financial damages:  The cost of past and future medical care.  Past and future loss of income.  Past and future pain and suffering. Demonstrating lost … Continue reading

Are Most Truck Accidents Caused By Driver Error?

Are Most Truck Accidents Caused By Driver Error?

There are thousands of accidents involving commercial trucks every year. These trucks are bigger and more powerful than standard vehicles, so they are more likely to cause severe injuries and fatalities during crashes. While some truck accidents are due to poor weather conditions or bad roads, a large percentage of … Continue reading

What You Should Know About Invisible Injuries

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An invisible work injury can occur when a person uses their body for repetition when at work. This can include: pre-existing conditions, psychological injuries and physical injuries. A person may be unable to fulfill the requirements of their job if an injury is left untreated. It can be easy for … Continue reading

The Advantages of Settling a Personal Injury Claim Out of Court

The Advantages of Settling a Personal Injury Claim Out of Court

If you have been recently injured in any type of accident, and it was the result of negligence and carelessness on the part of someone else, you will most likely be able to file a lawsuit. You can decide if you want to pursue damages for the injuries that you … Continue reading

Questions to Ask Your Chiropractor

Questions to Ask Your Chiropractor

It is normal to have a lot of questions after you have been injured. Should you visit a doctor or chiropractor? Is it covered by your insurance? If you also have never been to a chiropractor before, and are considering going to one for the first time, you probably have … Continue reading

What a Worker’s Compensation Lawyer Can Do for You

What a Worker’s Compensation Lawyer Can Do for You

Although worker’s compensation insurance is meant to benefit workers that are injured while working, claims are denied frequently. It can be discouraging to be denied by an insurance company when you have been injured and unable to return to work. However, there is hope. When you hire an experienced workers’ … Continue reading