Personal Injury

When Should I Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?

It can be difficult to know when you should hire a personal injury lawyer. The insurance claims adjuster may tell you that you do not need an attorney. While that may be true, that does not mean it is in your best interest. The insurance adjuster’s job is to pay as little as possible to… read more

How are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?

When another person’s negligence or wrongdoing causes your injuries, you may receive compensation from the party who caused the injury. The settlement for a personal injury claim might include compensation for financial losses and noneconomic damages. Noneconomic damages are commonly referred to as “pain and suffering” damages. What are Pain and Suffering Damages? Texas Civil… read more

Can Coronavirus Victims of Diamond Princess Cruise Sue for Injuries?

As the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the United States, many individuals and families experience physical pain, emotional distress, and financial hardships. Some of the first Americans to suffer from the coronavirus were those on cruise ships like the Diamond Princess. Individuals who were on the Diamond Princess want to know whether the cruise line… read more

How Long Does a Personal Injury Lawsuit Take to Settle?

How long does a personal injury lawsuit take? The length depends on many factors. Cases that involve minor injuries or those that do not have a lot of facts to prove can be settled quickly. However, the case can take significantly longer if you have a complicated case or you have a serious injury that… read more

What Should I Wear to Court?

You may be nervous about an upcoming court appearance. Perhaps you are a defendant in a personal injury lawsuit or you have to go before a judge to determine child custody or the terms of your divorce. Part of planning your case should include deciding what to wear and making sure that it is appropriate… read more

What is the Mirena Crash?

There are several available options for birth control. One method that has become increasingly popular is the hormonal intrauterine device (IUD). These devices can be used for prolonged periods of time and they do not require remembering to take a pill daily. They can be easily put in by a doctor and then forgotten about… read more

What Can Happen If I Skip Jury Duty?

If you have received a summons from a court to appear for jury duty, do not ignore it. It can be daunting to think about potentially missing work or being taken away from your family while the court is in session. However, you may face severe consequences if you choose to not appear for jury… read more

5 Reasons Why a Lawyer Might Not Take Your Personal Injury Case

Personal injury lawyers handle a multitude of cases including transportation accidents, slip and falls, medical malpractice, product liability, worker’s compensation, and wrongful death. If you have been injured, it may be time to seek the advice of a lawyer to see if you have a case for a personal injury lawsuit. You will need to… read more