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Why Might a Premises Liability Claim Have to Go to Court?

Most personal injury claims, including those involving premises liability, are settled. As long as the case will likely hold up in court, the responsi...

How to Prepare for the Initial Consultation with a Medical Malpractice Lawyer

If you received questionable medical care and you called an attorney as soon as you realized you might have been the victim of malpractice, you’re o...

How Much Is My Car Accident Claim Worth?

Recovering from car accident injuries is both physically draining and emotionally taxing. With so much on your plate, it’s natural to wonder whether...

How to Prove Someone Was Texting & Driving

In the state of Florida, motorists are prohibited from texting and driving. Unfortunately, the penalty for doing so—a citation accompanied by a fine...

What Are Some Common Signs of Nursing Home Abuse?

When you moved your elderly loved one into a nursing home, it was undoubtedly with the assumption that the facility was going to take good care of the...

How to Help a Loved One Cope with a Spinal Cord Injury

Across the United States, more than 17,000 new spinal cord injuries (SCIs) occur annually. While each case is unique, they all have the potential to d...

Can You File a Motorcycle Accident Claim If You Weren’t Wearing a Helmet?

Although wearing an adequate helmet can reduce the risk of serious injury and even death in the event of a motorcycle accident, some riders still opt ...

3 FAQs About Taking Action After a Bus Accident

When buses crash in traffic, they tend to leave lots of devastation in their wake. Thankfully, those who end up getting hurt are usually entitled to c...

Why You Should Visit a Doctor Even If Your Car Accident Injuries Are Minor

It’s not uncommon to walk away from the scene of a crash. Just because you don’t require emergency care, however, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t s...

Will I Have to Go to Court If I File a Car Accident Claim?

Getting hurt in a motor-vehicle collision is enough to threaten most people’s financial security. That doesn’t mean injured parties are always eag...

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