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Can You Sue for a Car Accident?

If you’ve recently been in a car crash, you might have been left reeling in an emotional sense. For all drivers—but especially those who have never been in a crash before—the occasion can be traumatizing, overwhelming, and can leave you not wanting to get back in the driver’s seat for months. Unfortunately, too, a car crash can also leave you reeling from a financial standpoint. Insurance claims aren’t always enough to replace what you feel you’ve lost; you might consider suing the other party in order to receive financial compensation.

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Finding the Right Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Needs

You’ve been injured, and you know your injury would be of interest to a personal injury lawyer or a personal injury attorney. Physically, you’re hurt, but emotionally, you’re ready to go through with taking legal action. However, mentally, are you up to the task of finding the right injury attorney for you?

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Attractive Nuisance and Backyard Trampolines: What You Need to Know

With the summer season before us, many families are getting their yards, pools, trampolines, ready for family fun. As we all know, accidents can and will happen and children are drawn to certain structures—namely, trampolines.

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Personal Injury Law: The Basics

Personal injury—what a vague term when it’s taken out of context! Does it mean an injury afflicted to one’s person, or does it mean an injury you feel sensitive about and do not wish to disclose? When we’re talking about the legal field, though, the term loses all of its vagueness and takes on a very specific meaning. This meaning can and will direct the path of your law case, from how your personal injury lawyer goes about collecting information to what kinds of financial reimbursement you may be entitled to.

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5 Common Misconceptions About Wrongful Death Lawyers and Cases

When it comes time to do real-life work with a wrongful death attorney or injury lawyer, many people find themselves underprepared for the experience and what it means, thanks to stereotypes and media portrayals. So get ready: as someone seeking the help of a wrongful death lawyer, you’re about to undergo a multifaceted and not-at-all-like-the-movies experience, an experience that justice hinges upon.

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Should I Contact a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

Fender benders—they’re such a common occurrence that our local radio stations tell us on the daily about any that might mess up our commute. Many people don’t think much of it when they get into a minor scrape themselves. They exchange insurance information, fret a bit, contact someone for a ride home if the damage is severe enough, but afterward, life goes on as normal.

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What Are Punitive Damages, and What Role Do They Play in a Wrongful Death Case?

Injury lawyers and wrongful death attorneys alike work with these types of damages, but what exactly are they?

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How Is the Payment From a Personal Injury Case Determined?

Personal injury lawyers work hard to get their clients as large of a settlement as possible. But where does the money come from?

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Liability’s Role in a Child Injury Case

As far as personal injury cases go, injuries to children are probably the most emotionally charged. Everyone involved most likely wants what’s best for the child, and it can be hard to think clearly about such matters when that’s at stake!

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You’ve Been Injured by a Car as a Pedestrian. Now What?

When most people think of auto accidents, they think of accidents involving two or more cars. Perhaps it’s because we’ve had it drilled into our heads in driver’s ed that pedestrians have the right of way that we default to such images. But pedestrian accidents can and do happen, and knowing your rights as they pertain to them is important; it can save you heaps of legal trouble in the future and perhaps even help you to land a settlement.

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