Personal Injury Suits And Understanding A Few Pretrial Moves

Posted on: 27 October 2020

If you have been hurt by another driver's actions and have now filed a lawsuit against them, get ready to undergo the lawsuit process. Once the other side has been served, a series of actions are put in motion — all designed to get everything ready to go to court. A major part of trial preparation is the process of discovery. Discovery procedures exist in almost every part of the law and civil or personal injury law is no exception.
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Reasons Why Some Auto Accident Settlements Are Lower Than Others

Posted on: 7 October 2020

When you are involved in a car accident, you will most likely have your case settled rather than going to court. You will want to seek the maximum possible settlement because failing to reach a good settlement can mean that you may not have enough money to cover your bills and account for lost wages. However, there are several factors that can affect how large your settlement will be. Insurance and Policy Limits
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Steps You Must Take To Sue A Truck Company

Posted on: 24 September 2020

When you are seeking compensation for your injuries after a truck accident, you may assume that you should sue the truck driver initially. However, the truck company is often at fault and you may be able to receive a larger settlement from a truck company than from the original driver, especially if you are not able to receive full compensation from the commercial insurance provider. However, you will need help from a truck accident attorney when determining how to proceed to the next steps.
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What Are the Elements of Negligence Per Se in Injury Law?

Posted on: 11 September 2020

Some types of injury cases overlap with what are functionally criminal cases. When this overlap occurs but doesn't involve malice, the actions of the defendant may be construed as negligence per se. Notably, negligence per se typically makes it easier for a personal injury attorney to establish that a defendant owed a duty of care to not let others be harmed. You can hire a personal injury lawyer to help you file an insurance claim or a lawsuit against the defendant under civil law.
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