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5 Important Facts to Know about Personal Injury Lawsuits

Personal injuries and personal injury lawsuits are an unfortunate fact of life. Both happen with a high enough frequency that personal injury lawyers are always busy. If you have experienced a personal injury, then you will have many different lawyers to choose from no matter where you live. But before you do, there are some important facts that you need to know about personal injury lawsuits.... ❯❯❯

Personal Injury Law: 5 Frequently Asked Questions

Being injured because of someone else’s actions or inactions can be extremely distressing, especially when the injuries have significant impacts on your life. Luckily, you may be able to seek compensation through personal injury law, which is intended to provide justice to victims in the form of financial awards. While no amount of money will undo your injuries and suffering, it can help... ❯❯❯

How Damages Are Assessed In A Personal Injury Case

If you’ve been in some type of accident caused by negligence, you can seek compensation with a personal injury lawsuit. But determining how much money you’ll receive in damages is no easy task. It often takes the knowledge of an experienced personal injury lawyer to calculate the damages. Learn more about how damages are assessed in personal injury claims. What are the Damages... ❯❯❯

What is the Difference Between a Dismissal and an Expungement?

In one year, 32,963 crimes were reported in Fort Worth. With such a crime rate, the city is full of people who have criminal records or are facing charges. If you’ve ever been arrested, it’s important to understand the difference between the dismissal of charges and the expungement of your criminal record. What is the Dismissal of Charges? After the police arrest you, there’s... ❯❯❯

How To Find The Right Reliable Expert Witness For Your Case Needs

The legal fraternity across the United States is slated to spend $172 million on expert witnesses by the end of 2019. An expert witness’ task in a case is to deliver insight in an area that the typical fact finder in a court case may not have the background or knowledge for. Since an expert witness’ testimony has a direct bearing on the success or failure of your case, you need... ❯❯❯

What is Health Care Fraud and How to Deal With It

Image source One of the things you may get yourself into is health care fraud. You may not know it right away, but it's essential to be keen. Hence, you must know what it is and its form so you won't be fooled into it. What is Health Care Fraud? As said by the FBI, health care fraud is the act of swindling private or government healthcare programs. These actions usually defraud health care... ❯❯❯

Don't Wait Too Long: Why Timing is Everything for Hiring a Workman's Comp Attorney

We all go to work expecting to go home at the day in good shape, with a little more money in our pockets. Unfortunately, this isn't the case every day for some individuals. Sometimes, accidents do happen, and people get injured when they're on the clock.  In most cases, an injured worker won't need to bring a lawsuit forward or call a workmans comp attorney. The worker's compensation... ❯❯❯

Top 5 Remarkable Reasons Why You Ought to Have a Lawyer by Your Side

As life soldiers on, problems are bound to occur. Some scenarios don't need any legal intervention. However, once a dispute, company deal, or life-changing decision has to get made, there has to be a lawyer present. It is essential so that the other party doesn’t take advantage of you. When it comes to grinding legal matters, lawyers are the ideal package as they are as skilled and... ❯❯❯

Injured By Something You Bought? What To Expect When Filing A Product Liability Suit

Were you injured using a product you bought? You probably want to know what you can do about it. The first thing to know is that if you were injured because the product was defective, you have rights. Product manufacturers, distributors, and/or retailers can be held responsible when they put a defective product onto the market.  Manufacturers (and others in the supply chain) do... ❯❯❯

What You Need to Know about Slip & Fall Accidents

Slip and fall accidents injure thousands of people each year and can happen when you least expect it. Fortunately, by educating yourself about slips, trips, and falls, you can reduce your risk of getting hurt by one and ensure that you are able to protect your rights in the event that you are. Here are some of the most important things to know about slip and fall accidents. Slip & Fall... ❯❯❯