24 June 2020
Toxic tort is a unique sect of the personal injury legal arena. The phrase toxic tort is used in reference to injury caused by exposure to some kind of toxic agent. Chemicals and toxins surround people in everyday situations, but sometimes, exposure is completely unexpected and happens without warning. When exposure leads to injuries and damages for the individual, a toxic tort case is born and personal injury attorneys step in to help.
21 May 2020
Brain injuries can pose a significant problem for many people who are involved in serious injuries. Unfortunately, these injuries can cause permanent disability or even death. Even in cases that are not extremely serious, brain injuries can have a major impact on your life, leaving you with serious complications in some cases. It is not easy to deal with these injuries. Who Can Pursue a Case After a Brain Injury?
21 April 2020
Individuals who develop mesothelioma due to exposure to asbestos may be entitled to compensation, and a mesothelioma lawyer can help. Unfortunately, many people who have this condition never seek legal counsel to find out if they are entitled to a settlement. Many myths are behind this unfortunate fact. Here is a look at some of the common myths you should know. Myth: You Can Only Sue If Mesothelioma Has Affected Your Lungs
16 March 2020
Since the 1960s, United States law at both the federal and state levels explicitly prohibits discrimination in the workplace, including on the basis of gender or sex. Sadly, however, discrimination still persists in many forms, some more obvious than others. If you are troubled by a certain gender-related incident at work or believe that you have been (or currently still are) the victim of discrimination because of your gender, it may be a good idea to contact a law firm that specializes in gender discrimination law.
10 February 2020
If you been in a car accident, there is a good chance that more than just your vehicle has been damaged. Often, those who are in accidents end up with long-term health consequences as a result of the accident. In many cases, seeking out legal help is the only way you will be able to get what you need to recover. After an accident, it's imperative to call an accident lawyer as soon as possible.
13 January 2020
There are a variety of tricks spouses can use in a divorce case to gain the upper hand, and one of these tricks is referred to as conflicting out. This practice is a sneaky type of move made by one spouse in an attempt to gain more control of the situation. If you are about to head into a divorce, it is important to know what this is and how your spouse might use it against you.
12 December 2019
An increase in environmental awareness has led to an increase in the number of people choosing to rely on a bicycle for their commute. If you ride a bicycle to work each day, you probably take precautions to ensure your safety. No matter how prepared you might be, the possibility of being involved in an accident is always present when you share the road with motor vehicles. You need to know what to do if you are involved in a bicycle accident so that you can avoid any actions that might compromise your access to financial help through a personal injury lawsuit in the future.
14 November 2019
Nearly every medical malpractice case eventually comes down to a "battle of the experts." Expert witnesses are often used by the plaintiff to explain to a jury exactly what went wrong during a procedure and how it's a case of malpractice. If you've been injured due to a medical provider's negligence, here are the things you need to know about medical experts and your case. What makes someone a medical expert?
17 October 2019
In the modern economy, estate lawyers find themselves coming into contact with more clients with non-traditional assets than ever before. Folks frequently have questions for estate attorneys about everything from investments overseas to digital assets. Let's take a look at what you need to do to ensure that your more unusual assets are transferred to those you care about. Internet and Social Media Properties These digital assets are a lot like giving someone a car, in the sense that the best way to transfer them is to make sure you include the keys.
19 September 2019
If you are hurt while visiting a business, they may be liable for your damages. That means that when you slip down at a grocery store, they may need to pay you for your medical expenses, ruined clothing, lost wages from work, and even pain and suffering. To have a personal injury claim, which the fall in the grocery store would be, you must both have a physical injury and see a doctor about that injury.