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How Attorneys Calculate Damages in Personal Injury Cases

When you have been injured and the injury is the fault of someone else’s negligence or carelessness, you have the right to compensation via filing a personal injury case, which is a civil complaint against a person, business, or other entity. Obtaining an experienced personal injury lawyer is an important first step and should be done as early as possible after your injury. They can advise you how to keep track of expenses, lost... ❯❯❯

What if You Are a Hit-and-Run Victim?

You were coming or going from work, running errands, out for a nice night on the town. Before you know it, you’ve been in a serious accident. Unfortunately, the driver of the car or truck hitting you took off. In their wake, you and a passenger have injuries. If this happened to you, how would you react? Don’t Let the Driver Get Away with It When you or those close to you are victims of a hit-and-run, there are things... ❯❯❯

5 Things You Need to Know about Truck Accidents

If you’re on the road in an average sized vehicle, it can be slightly intimidating when you see a large truck or 18-wheeler pull up next to you or approach from behind. No matter how safe of a driver you feel that you are, ultimately you have no control over other drivers on the road. You don’t know what their reaction time may be if something goes wrong, and you can’t prevent them from making a mistake or being... ❯❯❯

5 Reasons Your Family May Need a Personal Injury Attorney

When you or a family member is injured or even dies at the hands of someone else’s negligence, the last thing you want to deal with is handling all of the legal work. Personal injury attorneys have a great deal of experience in handling similar cases and have knowledge of the personal injury claim process. They also have the time and resources needed to request medical records and find the professionals necessary to prove your... ❯❯❯

What If You Are Mistaken For A Thief?

There are a lot of people who could be in situations where they feel like they are being accused of a crime they did not commit.  The only way for them to get out of this situation is through an attorney, and you need someone to help you who will completely understand what the problem is, how to solve it, and how to prove it to the police if that is even needed.  You should consult an attorney instantly just to be safe. ... ❯❯❯

6 of the Most Common Issues Involving Slip and Fall Injuries in Florida

Accidents involving falls are something that everyone will be exposed to at some point in their lives. Any time that an activity involves people walking, it can involve a slip and fall risk. Even if you have not had the misfortune of an injury yourself, you’ve certainly been there when someone else has hurt themselves. When you see it happen, you can’t help but wonder what happened afterwards. Was the injured person okay?... ❯❯❯

Is Your Job Stressing You Out?

How stressful of a job would you say you have? For many individuals, the stress can rise rather fast in their respective lines of work. When it does, it can lead to physical and emotional issues. With that in mind, is it time you took as much of the stress out of work as possible? Get to the Bottom of the Problem Trying to determine why your job is in fact stressing you out may not be the easiest thing you do. First, you may not be... ❯❯❯

An In-Depth Look at the Process of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy is a step that must be taken after thorough consideration and deliberation. It is an official declaration that your liabilities have exceeded your assets and you cannot pay back your loans or meet other financial obligations. When filing for bankruptcy, you can either qualify for chapter 7 or chapter 10. However, the latter among the two is more complication to understand because of the complexities involved. In... ❯❯❯

How Does Your Legal Practice Stand Out from Others?

When you stop to think on it, how does your legal practice separate itself from competition? Doing so can set you up for many years of strong business. Not doing so can mean some tense times as you battle for clients. In trying to stand out from other law firms, are you winning the battle? Steps to Take to Win For your law firm to take steps to win, start by looking at how you are or are not marketing your services. Sure, many law... ❯❯❯

Steps to Follow If You Get Arrested

            Nobody wants to get arrested, but in case you do, first thing you must do is ask for a lawyer to represent you. It does not matter whether you are guilty of something or not, the most important thing for you to do is clearly say that you want a lawyer. Speaking without lawyer is not advisable, as anything you say may be used against you later in the procedure. Therefore,... ❯❯❯