Wrongful Death Cases

How Do Lawyers Help with Wrongful Death Cases?

It is everyone’s worst nightmare – a friend or family member has been killed due to someone else’s negligence, or even through deliberate action. Now, not only do you have to go through the grieving process and settle their affairs, you must deal with the unfairness of it all. Fortunately, since someone else was responsible […]

Mexico Car Accident Laws

New Mexico Car Accident Laws

Similar to other states in the US, car accidents in the state of New Mexico range from minor collisions (fender benders) to devastating multi-car pileups. However, unlike most other states, the state of New Mexico applies the “pure comparative negligence” rule, which means that each person involved in an accident is only liable for her […]

Defending Yourself in Traffic Court

Defending Yourself in Traffic Court Isn’t a Good Idea

So, you’ve just been hit with a traffic ticket and you want to fight it. Good move. But trying to fight it on your own isn’t usually the best idea ever. One of the main problems with this is that traffic court is still court and the judge will be deciding your fate. If you […]

Recovering from Burn Injuries

Recovering from Burn Injuries

If you have just suffered critical burns due to your involvement in an accident that was caused by the negligence of another, you could recover your losses by bringing a civil claim against the at-fault party. Burn survivors often have to undergo extensive skin grafts and other painful treatments in order to heal. This often […]

Auto Accident Claims in New York

No-Fault Auto Accident Claims in New York

Being injured in a car crash is never easy. Oftentimes, in order to secure the compensation you need to cover your losses, you’ll need to bring a personal injury claim against the person or persons who are responsible for causing the accident and your subsequent injuries. However, New York is a no-fault state for auto […]

Going to Court for a Work Comp Claim

Going to Court for a Work Comp Claim

Dealing with a denied workers compensation claim is a hassle no one wants to deal with. You might think that suffering a work-related injury or illness automatically entitles you to workers comp benefits. While for many claimants, this should be the case, insurance companies are money-hungry and will often issue denials to claimants who do […]

Medical Malpractice

What to Expect in Indiana Divorce Court

Divorce can be a stressful, time consuming, and expensive life event.  It can also be unpredictable. For those about to go through divorce proceedings in Indiana, it is helpful to understand what will happen. There are many events that occur both in and outside actual court proceedings, but this article focuses on what to expect […]

Recovering from Burn Injuries

Texas Seat Belt and Child Seat Laws

We might not think of their importance every time we buckle our seat belts or put our children in their seats, but these restraints can save lives and protect your loved ones. While many people don’t note the importance of these restraints, they can make a difference in your family. However, what are the laws […]

Washington Car Accident Laws

Washington Car Accident Laws

All drivers and motorists are required to act in a responsible manner by obeying all traffic rules to prevent accidents and crashes. Washington, with all its tunnels, bridges, and busy roads, tends to register quite a high number of automobile crashes every year. This post seeks to address the ins and outs of Washington car […]

What Is Whiplash?

If you are wondering about whiplash, it is defined as any injury to the neck that is caused by a sudden movement of the head backwards, forwards, or sideways. The term was coined in the 1920s by a doctor, although technically it isn’t a medical term. Whiplash is often used when talking about car accidents, […]