Personal Injury Blog

Is It Legal To Own a Pet Tiger in Texas?

Following the breakout success of Netflix’s Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, and Madness, many people are wondering about exotic pet ownership, and particularly whether it is legal to own a pet tiger. In Texas, it’s possible to permit your own pet palace with dangerous wild animals including lions, tigers, and bears.  But just because you can,… read more

Diminished Value Accident Claims in Texas: What You Need to Know

When you’ve been in a car accident, it is the job of the insurance company to ensure that you are made “whole” after the fact. Generally, this includes repairing your car. However, if the other driver is at fault, you may not only deserve to have your car repaired, but also to be paid the… read more

Nine Things You Should Know About a Free Lawyer Consultation

If you have been injured through little to no fault of your own, you might be considering hiring a personal injury attorney. Whether your injury is the result of a car accident, slip & fall, or a defective product, having an experienced attorney represent you can be very beneficial.  But many people who are considering… read more

Negligence and Negligence Per Se: Everything You Need to Know

Texas personal injury cases are generally based on allegations of negligence. A person’s negligent actions result in an accident or incident that causes another person’s injury or death.  Before you can recover compensation for a personal injury claim, you must prove the legal elements of negligence. Each element requires direct evidence. However, what happens when… read more

Is it Legal to Buy a Baby Sloth as a Pet in Texas?

Texas does not regulate the ownership of some exotic animals as strictly as other states. Therefore, while it might be illegal to own a sloth in other states, you can legally buy a baby sloth as a pet in Texas. However, before you rush to an exotic pet store to buy a sloth, there are… read more

Tattoo Infections: Symptoms, Treatment, & Legal Options

A recent survey revealed that 3 out of 10 Americans have at least one tattoo, making it one of the most common forms of artistic expression. While tattoo parlors generally take heavy precautions to keep their clients safe, there is a certain level of risk that comes with getting inked—and unfortunately, it’s not uncommon for… read more

Risperdal Dangerous Side Effects

Produced by Janssen Pharmaceuticals—a subsidiary of Johnson and Johnson—Risperdal is a drug used to treat various mental and mood disorders. This includes: Schizophrenia Bipolar disorder Autism The drug works by rebalancing various natural chemicals found in the brain allowing those who use it to think more clearly and focus more easily. While the drug was… read more

IV Infiltration and Complication Attorneys

If you or a family member has been in the hospital, you are probably familiar with an IV, which is the short way of saying intravenous therapy. IVs are used in a variety of medical settings to infuse liquids into a person’s vein. IVs are used for blood, medication, saline solution, and other liquids. How… read more

How Much Does a Lawyer Cost?

The lawyer’s fee is a key question you need to answer before hiring a lawyer to handle your personal injury case. Although every case is different, the fees charged by personal injury lawyers follow some general principles and rules. Here are some facts you should know about how much lawyers cost. How Attorneys Charge for… read more

How to Choose the Best Personal Injury Lawyer

If you’ve been involved in an accident where you’ve sustained personal injuries, or you’re seeking justice for the wrongful death of a family member, you deserve to be fairly compensated. However, receiving fair compensation isn’t always easy. That’s why hiring the right personal injury lawyer is your best chance at success.  Finding an attorney who… read more