How Safe Are Online Wills and Trusts?
More and more people are beginning to realize the importance of having an estate plan in place, regardless of their age or financial status. The days of thinking only the rich or the elderly need an estate plan are slowing going away as more people address the issue head-on. Along with this new attitude...Read More
Can Motorcycles Split Lanes Legally?
Motorcycles have become popularized as a mode of transportation which has heightened the risk of injuries from accidents. Usually this is because of the lack of protection a motorcycle provides as compared to traditional modes of transportation like cars. One of the more controversial causes of motorcycle injuries is lane splitting. Lane splitting is a...Read More
What is a Chiari Malformation?
A Chiari malformation is a congenital (present at birth) defect in the area of the back of the head where the brain and spinal cord connect. The condition is also called Arnold Chiari malformation. There are four types of Chiari malformations: Type I – this is the most common type of Chiari malformation. Commonly...Read More
Common Brain Injury Questions
Brain injuries can result from any accident that causes severe trauma to the head. These types of head injuries, often referred to as a traumatic brain injury (TBI) depending on the severity, typically result in physiological changes to the brain. The impacts can be devastating, so it is important to seek medical attention and receive...Read More
Family business disputes & divorce
Family business disputes can lead to long term effects, some of which you might not appreciate. Consider a hypothetical example of a complex family business conflict at Smith Family Corp., a small corporation where all the shareholders are extended family members and their spouses. Jim Smith wants to divorce his wife Jane and they have...Read More
Common Knee Injuries from Car Accidents
Knee injuries sustained in car collisions can result from pretty much any kind of impact. They are typically caused by a sudden twist or blunt force trauma (or BFT). Injuries consist of sprains, strains, ligament and cartilage tears, dislocations and fractures. Here are some of the most common examples of auto accident knee injuries. A...Read More
Truck Accident Lawyer Supports New Regulations
Truck Accident Lawyer Representing the spouse or parents of a deceased tractor-trailer underride victim is the most heart-breaking aspect of my work as a truck accident lawyer. Wrongful death claims are always difficult on grieving families but when the deceased has been crushed beneath a heavy truck, or killed−a result of a sheared occupant compartment,...Read More
Will My Disability Benefits be Used Toward Child Support?
When you file for disability benefits, you may be concerned about your child support responsibilities as well. You may have questions about how much of your benefits will be taken to add to child support payments and if you have a choice whether they do or not. You will find that a number of issues...Read More
Children’s Makeup Products Test Positive for Asbestos
Jewelry, beauty and accessory brand Claire’s is removing 17 different products from its stores after they were discovered to contain asbestos, reports NBC News 10. The discovery was made by Kristi Warner, who purchased makeup from a Claire’s store in the Providence Place Mall in Barrington, Rhode Island, for her six-year-old daughter. Warner had concerns...Read More
Should I hire a boat accident lawyer?
If you sustained a serious injury in a boat accident, you may be eligible to receive compensation from whomever caused the accident. Our boat accident lawyers have recovered maximum damages for thousands of injured accident victims. It’s difficult to know if a personal injury claim is valid without the review of an experienced attorney. Call...Read More