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Got Debt? Here's How to Tell the Difference Between Real Vs. Scam Debt Collector Calls!

Living in debt has, unfortunately, become a way of life for a lot of people. At the moment, the average American is walking around with almost $40,000 in personal debt, not including a mortgage. If you have a lot of debt and aren't always able to keep up with your debt payments, you might start receiving calls from debt collectors at one time or another. These debt... ❯❯❯

How to File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit

How to File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit The survivors of victims of wrongful death have the legal right to file a claim. These lawsuits are brought about so those who have been harmed by the loss can move on with their lives. You may be able to recover damages that can cover your bills and help you get counseling to help with your grief. When a loved one dies as the result of negligence or a deliberate act, the survivors are left to... ❯❯❯

How Much is a Personal Injury Case Worth?

In all 50 states, people who are injured by the negligence of others are able to recover compensation for their accident-related losses. If you have been hurt in a car wreck, slip and fall accident, bicycle accident, incident involving a defective product, or any other preventable accident, you may be wondering how much your case may be worth. The amount you will be able to recover can depend on... ❯❯❯

Careers in medical malpractice law

Medical malpractice is a broad area of the law that may pertain not only to physical injury caused by a practicing physician during treatment, but can also relate to issues surrounding a lack of due diligence before and after medical procedures. For example, this could include topics such as misdiagnosis, incorrect treatments carried out, or an omission to carry out necessary acts or procedures. ... ❯❯❯

Things You Should Know About Accidents Caused by Driving Under the Influence (DUI)

Things You Should Know About Accidents Caused by Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Driving under the influence (DUI) has become a national problem, and it is quite alarming that almost thirty people die every day due to car accidents that involve DUI. These people who are victims of DUI are full of rage and helplessness, as they experienced a traumatic incident. Yet, worst is they lost a loved one from the accident. These victims and their families will only find peace and... ❯❯❯

7 Top Tips For Choosing The Right Appellate Law Firm

7 Top Tips For Choosing The Right Appellate Law Firm If you have taken your case to the court and you end up losing it, there is an option for you to appeal your case. You can take your case to the appellate court, which is the next court that reviews the trial case for errors and might reverse your loss to a favorable verdict. However, it is important to note that the process of appellate is quite different from the trial case. This is the... ❯❯❯

Wrongful Death Lawsuit or Personal Injury Claim?

When a loved one has been taken away from you, through no fault of their own, the consequences are far reaching and beyond measurable. Your entire family is distraught, and your lives have been turned upside down. And the very fact that this could have all been avoided makes it even more unbearable. A wrongful death is defined as the following: when the death of a human being is a result... ❯❯❯

Is it Against the Law in Texas to Talk on a Cell Phone While Driving?

According to the Texas Department of Transportation Talk, Text, Crash report, in 2018 there were 95,572 distracted driving accidents, many of which were caused by texting. This includes 394 deaths and 2,340 serious injuries. Young, inexperienced drivers are often responsible. The DWI in Texas statistics for 2018 state that 940 Texans were killed in accidents involving a driver was under the... ❯❯❯

Keeping Your Divorce Moving: Legal Actions You Can Still Take Remotely

Keeping Your Divorce Moving: Legal Actions You Can Still Take Remotely It seems as though major life events rarely wait for the prior event to finish before starting. If you began your divorce proceedings in the past month or two, or are looking to begin, you probably understand that this means that despite much of the country being on lockdown and many law firms choosing to close their physical offices, you may still need legal assistance and to finalize your... ❯❯❯

Everything you Need to Know About CRPS before Making a Claim

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a complicated condition. It's often characterized by a massive burning pain, long periods of stiffness, discoloration, and swelling. The hands are mostly affected by this condition. However, this does not mean it doesn't affect other parts. At times it may affect legs, arms, and feet. Earlier, people knew this condition differently. Some terms that... ❯❯❯