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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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Difference Between Third Party Lawsuits and Worker’s Compensation Claims

Third-party lawsuits often involve workplace accidents and injury claims, but they are different from workers’ compensation claims. If an employee is injured on the job, but by a person or company outside of the workplace, this employee might pursue a … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Using a Personal Injury Lawyer

When you are seriously hurt in an accident, it is natural to have questions and concerns. In fact, hiring a lawyer is usually the last thought on a victim’s mind after suffering serious injuries in an accident that was not … Continue reading

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Am I at Risk of Any Consequences if I File a Personal Injury Claim?

Making any sort of claim is a serious process that requires a certain degree of responsibility. When it comes to making a personal injury claim, it is common for people to have an even higher level of concern since the … Continue reading

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Don’t Make These Common Mistakes With Your Personal Injury Claim

As a personal injury claimant, your most important responsibility is to follow the instructions of your representing attorney. That means ensuring you do not fall victim to some of the most common and damaging mistakes with your claim. Continue below … Continue reading

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Who to Call for Personal Injury Claim Representation in Indiana

Being hurt in an accident is an experience that brings about a string of difficulties; but finding compassionate and professional legal representation for you and your personal injury claim should not be one of them. In order to be offered … Continue reading

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Can I Sue the City after Being Injured in a Pothole Car Accident?

Potholes are a big problem this time of year in Indianapolis. As a result of the annual freeze-thaw cycles, porous pavements crack, crumble, and cave in come Spring. Seasonal pothole damage can lead to unsafe road conditions. Some potholes are … Continue reading

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Do Personal Injury Cases Go to Arbitration?

A common misconception about personal injury cases is that they all go before a jury. However, most personal injury claims are settled long before they ever have to see a courtroom. For cases that settle outside of court, often times … Continue reading

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