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What Causes Serious Motorcycle Accidents?

Riding your motorcycle is cost-effective and fun to get around in Ohio. However, the fun and cost-effective aspect comes with a risk of suffering severe injuries in the event of an accident with a bigger vehicle.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration NHTSA, riders are 28 times more likely to die in an accident than car drivers. Staying safe on the road starts with identifying the leading causes of serious... ❯❯❯

'Defensive' Search Is Not a Recognized Exception to the Warrant Requirement … Yet

The 4th Amendment protects US citizens from unlawful searches. However, this right has limitations, for example, when the subject of the investigation involves a matter of national security.  Warrantless searches are provisions under Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that are applied in investigations into national security matters. However, due to their sensitivity and potential abuse, these provisions... ❯❯❯

How to Succeed with Your Whiplash Car Accident Lawsuit in Kentucky

Whiplash, a common injury in car accidents, is a soft tissue injury affecting the neck muscle due to the back-and-forth jerking of the head. This type of injury can occur even in accidents that involve insignificant impact and is especially common in rear-end accidents.  Like most soft tissue injuries, it falls under the minor injury category. However, some cases can result in complications requiring specialized treatment and... ❯❯❯

What Do You Need to File a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit?

Medical malpractice lawsuits are complicated because legal issues like standard of care, causation, and expert witnesses are involved. Even experienced medical malpractice attorneys find these cases challenging.  Although medical malpractice laws and the procedures for making a claim differ by state, many states have numerous common standard procedural steps. This article will enlighten you on the steps to take to hit the ground... ❯❯❯

How to Protect Yourself From Slips, Falls, and Trips During Winter and Fall

As we enter the final phase of the year, the temperatures continue to drop drastically, and depending on your location, you may even witness higher rates of rainfall, sleet, and snow. Winter makes the walkways, streets, and surfaces wetter. Hence, many people are more likely to sustain injuries from slips, falls, and trips.  The Centers for Disease Control and  Prevention (CDC) reports that over 17,000 people die annually from slip... ❯❯❯

Typical Injuries That Personal Injury Law Covers

Personal injury law is vast, and it is essential to understand the core aspects this law covers. When you sustain an injury, it is essential to know the legal professional to engage for an effective outcome. Thus, this piece aims to dissect the typical injuries that the personal injury law covers.  Auto Accident Injury Vehicle crashes are the leading scenario in personal injury law. Thousands of crashes occur in the United States... ❯❯❯

The Use of Subpoenas in Family Law Litigation

In family law disputes, amicable resolution is preferred for everyone's emotional well-being. However, when a peaceful resolution isn't possible, litigation involving a subpoena may ensue.  The use of subpoenas can sometimes intensify conflict and complicate proceedings. Despite their potential to cause conflict, subpoenas may be necessary to reveal vital information, contributing to a more thorough resolution.  This guide aims to... ❯❯❯

Vandalism Explained

On an otherwise normal night, something wakes you from your sleep. You are confused to the point of annoyance. What could that sound be? It sounded like glass shattering. You decide to find out and walk towards the source.  Upon arrival, your heart sinks at the sight of the broken window. As you peep outside to ascertain the source, you are met with a terrible sight: an insult spray-painted across your wall. You have just become a... ❯❯❯

Essential Information and Documents to Prepare for Your Divorce Attorney in Tennessee

When approaching a divorce, the preparation of certain information and documents is critical to ensure that an attorney can effectively represent a client’s interests. This serves as a comprehensive guide for potential clients of divorce lawyers in Franklin, Tennessee, detailing the essential items and documents that should be prepared prior to consulting with a divorce attorney. Understanding and gathering the necessary information... ❯❯❯

Who is a Car Accident Attorney and How Can They Help You in New York City?

Introduction: In the bustling streets of New York City, where the rhythm of life pulses through every intersection, the occurrence of car accidents is an unfortunate reality. In the aftermath of such incidents, individuals often find themselves grappling not only with physical injuries but also with the complex legal ramifications that follow. This is where the expertise of a car accident attorney becomes invaluable. But who exactly... ❯❯❯

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