According to statistics, one in five motor vehicle accidents are caused by medical reasons, including seizures. When someone has a seizure, they briefly blackout and loose control of their body, which could easily result in a crash if it happens while they are driving. Sometimes people who cause crashes from having a seizure can be held criminally and civilly responsible. If you caused a motor vehicle accident due to having a seizure while driving, you may be wondering what your legal options are if the injured parties file a lawsuit.
23 June 2017
If you have been arrested for a DUI or a DWI, then you may be extremely worried about the outcome once your case goes to trial. There are a wide variety of consequences and penalties that can arise from a DUI case that include license suspensions, fines, jail time, community service, and the installation of an ignition locking system on your vehicle. If you are starting to fret over the many difficulties that can arise from your legal troubles, then you need to hire an attorney right away.
21 June 2017
If you recently opened a small family law practice and are just getting your feet wet, concerning the representation of clients, you may be worried about how you will acquire a loyal following and promote your business. The following tips will assist with gaining clients, delegating work responsibilities, and handling finances. Promotional Products Purchase business cards and flyers that have your business name, address, and phone number clearly printed on each one.
17 June 2017
To make sure that you are able to truly get the most out of your law firm, you need to give yourself access to technology that will be most conducive to your practice's success. In this regard, setting up a legal video conference, through the help of a legal video services company, is an excellent way to ramp up your communication and ability to collaborate. With this in mind, factor in the guidelines in this article so that you get all that you need from your legal video conference needs.
14 June 2017
While being a truck driver is a job that allows you freedom of schedule and the ability to see new things every day, it also comes with some inherent risks. Getting into a truck accident is one of the most hazardous parts of the job that you can experience -- so take the time to put together a truck accident injury case if necessary. With this in mind, read below and use the following guidelines, in order to get what you need out of these circumstances.
13 June 2017
It can be very exciting to start a new business. However, in the rush of things, it can be very easy to forget the legality of a few things. There are a few traps that you can easily succumb to that can lead to litigation if you are not careful. With that being said, here are two very important employment law tips that you need to follow as you embark on this exciting journey of becoming a startup business owner:
6 June 2017
You've been getting the message to wear your seat belt for decades, but if you still didn't listen and were injured in a car accident that wasn't your fault, you might wonder if your case is going to become more complicated -- or even if you can have a case at all. These situations are tricky because the act of not wearing a seat belt is now considered a known contributor to injury severity, but it's not necessarily the end of your case.
6 June 2017
If you were hurt at work and needed medical care or lost wages because of it, your employer should be required to pay workers' compensation. That doesn't mean your employer or the insurance company will do so willingly and gladly. If you're lucky, you'll receive an offer you agree with. If not, you'll need to hire a workers' compensation lawyer to help you get what you deserve. It's always a good idea to seek a lawyer's advice when it comes to workers' comp, but here are three times when you may be sorry if you don't hire a lawyer.
1 June 2017
When you consider yourself to be a model employee who has always done your best to meet all of your employer's requests, it can be alarming to be met with little sympathy after becoming injured. After all, the time that you spent exerting yourself physically was specifically for the benefit of your employer and not necessarily because you wanted to earn a larger paycheck. For those who take pride in their work and expect equal respect when it comes to injuries in the workplace, meeting with a workers compensation lawyer is suggested when you feel like your voice is not being heard.
25 May 2017
Accidents at work happen. Sometimes it is because you were not paying attention or being careful, sometimes it is due to another worker's inattention or negligence, and sometimes it is due to a faulty piece of equipment. This is why employers purchase worker's compensation insurance. However, sometimes things aren't so simple and your employer is at least partially at fault or there is not worker's compensation. No matter the circumstances surrounding your work-related injury, it is always a good idea to contact an experienced lawyer and here are a few reasons why.
23 May 2017