Personal Injury Compensation—How Much Can I Expect?

In 95% of personal injury cases, the defendant and plaintiff will agree on a settlement instead of going to trial. Since trials are time-consuming and the outcome is uncertain, that can be welcome news. But in either case, someone expecting to receive personal injury compensation wants to know “How much can I expect?” Injuries suffered…

How Much is My Car Accident Claim Worth?

Recent statistics show that there are 6 million car accidents in the U.S. each year. An average of 27% of those crashes result in non-fatal injuries. 72% of them involve property damage. In the wake of a car accident, you’ll need funds to recover for your injuries, fix your car, and repair property damage. With…

Can a Car Accident Cause a Stroke? What You Need to Know

When most people think of accident-related injuries, they think of things like broken bones, lacerations, and bruises. Strokes do not typically come to mind. Can a car accident cause a stroke? The shock or stress of the incident itself is unlikely to cause one, but injuries suffered in a wreck can definitely be a contributing…

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Can you sue over a meme? Turns out, you can.

  There are many reasons for suing someone, and with technology changing the ways in which we interact in both public and private, there are more and more ways to seek legal compensation for harms done. Camera phones, small concealed listening devices, and social media have all changed the ways in which we view privacy…and…

Are Car Accident Settlements in the Public Record?

Reaching a settlement will help a car accident victim get his or her life back to normal. But some people would prefer to keep a large monetary settlement secret. The reason doesn’t have to be something far-fetched like being wanted by the police or in the witness protection program. They may simply not want prying…