Monthly Archives: October 2012

Structured Settlement: Advantages and Disadvantages

Learn the differences between a structured settlement versus a lump sum payment before you accept those terms. Your personal injury attorney will help you. Continue reading

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Filing a Lawsuit: Who is the Principal?

When entering a lawsuit, a litany of new words is bound to come your way. Research legal terminology to be aware of the meanings. Continue reading

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After a Car Accident: Why You Should Always Carry a Notebook

It is always good to be prepared. Even if you were never a Girl Scout or Boy Scout, you could learn from the motto. Always keep a notebook and pen handy. Continue reading

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Assault and Battery: The Definition of Privilege

Assault is defined as the threat of an action; battery is when the action is carried out. This occurs against the victim’s will when no consent is given. Continue reading

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Litigation Financing: Do You Need It?

Some cases may be deemed too risky to proceed with a lawsuit without funding in place. Litigation financing can then be an option. Continue reading

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What is Bad Faith Insurance?

Insurance companies are supposed to be there to help you in times of crisis. Not all of them, however, are eager to pay claims. Continue reading

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Suing For Slander: Are You Really Prepared?

If someone speaks falsely against you, of course you will be angry. Before taking your case to court, however, discuss the possible outcomes with an attorney. Continue reading

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Dog Bites: Know What To Do If You Are The Victim

Know the steps to take if you or a loved one have been the victim of a dog bite. React as calmly as possible and try to gather information about the dog. Continue reading

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Hit and Run: Think Fast to Avoid Being a Victim

It is never in one’s plans to become the victim of an accident, but mentally preparing yourself ahead of time to remember certain details can be of help. Continue reading

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Car Accident: Is Road Design To Blame?

Roads are supposed to be designed to safely and efficiently accommodate traffic. But what happens if they are not? Continue reading

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