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Is There Still Time to File My Indiana Personal Injury Claim?

When a person is injured in an accident, they don’t always know it right away. Evidence of injury can appear weeks and even months after an actual accident took place. Car accidents are a very common example of this onset … Continue reading

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4 Reasons Why Your Accident Case Will Likely End in a Settlement

In a personal injury case, a settlement is reached when the defendant’s insurance adjuster offers compensation to the plaintiff or injured party. Upon accepting the offer, the plaintiff fully relinquishes all rights to pursue any other claims against the defendant … Continue reading

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The General Stages of a Personal Injury Lawsuit

Most personal injury claims do not end up in court. However, when a personal injury claim does turn into a lawsuit, the legal climate changes. Although not all personal injury lawsuits are alike, once the courts are involved, most tend … Continue reading

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Facts About Secondary Liability and Indirect Infringement

If you have recently become involved in a personal injury lawsuit, one of the most fundamental aspects of your case will be the question of liability. Although it can be quite simple establishing liability in a straightforward accident claim, such … Continue reading

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Do I Need a Lawyer for My Personal Injury?

There are several different personal injury practice areas, from slip, trip, and falls, to car accidents, workers’ compensation, medical malpractice, defective product liability, elder abuse, trucking accidents, wrongful death, and more. No matter which type of personal injury or accident … Continue reading

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Halloween Liability and Safety Tips for Adults

Both children and adults look forward to this time of year; and why wouldn’t they? Between the Fall festivals, candy corn, warm apple cider, pumpkin carving, and of course, Halloween, there is so much to be excited about! Halloween is … Continue reading

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FAQS Regarding Personal Injury Settlements

After being injured in a serious accident that was no fault of their own, the law provides personal injury victims certain relief for their subsequent damages and losses. They can be awarded compensation to cover their hospital and medical bills, … Continue reading

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What is the “Last Clear Chance” Rule in a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

A legal rule known as the “Last Clear Chance” doctrine is normally applied in personal injury cases that involve negligence on both sides. When both the plaintiff and defendant share some degree of fault for an accident, this legal rule … Continue reading

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The Difference Between General Damages and Punitive Damages

When a victim is awarded a judgment in a personal injury case, it is for the purpose of helping the victim recover from their damages and losses they’ve wrongly suffered as a result of the accident. There are different kinds … Continue reading

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Is the Ability to Make an Injury Claim Limited to Spouses Only?

If your spouse was seriously injured in an accident caused by another’s negligence, you might have questions about collecting compensation for yourself, for the losses you have suffered as a result of their injuries. In your case, you may be … Continue reading

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