Does Travel Insurance Cover Personal Injury?

A big vacation is an exciting chance to make memories. Getting sick or hurt while abroad is never part of the itinerary. Many travelers purchase travel insurance to protect their financial investment in case there’s a problem with their trip. But does travel insurance cover personal injury? When most people buy travel insurance, they’re thinking…

Vaping Lawsuits on the Rise: The Cases, and How We Got Here

It’s been hard to miss the recent news stories about illnesses associated with electronic cigarettes. As of October 1, 2019, the CDC reported 1,080 lung injury cases across 48 states and one U.S. territory where the common thread was e-cigarette products and vaping. At the latest count, there have been 18 deaths, one of which…

How Car Accident Claims Work in Missouri and Illinois

Getting into a car accident is bad enough; not being fully compensated for your injuries and damage to your car is even worse. It’s best to get the advice of a professional who knows the law and how car accident claims work.  Even though Missouri and Illinois are just a bridge-length apart, there are distinct…

Should I Hire a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

It happened: You’ve been in a car accident, and now, after the initial shock has worn off, you realize that you’re in deep. Maybe you're facing a huge mechanic’s bill for your car, or a hospital bill for yourself. Or maybe you are only beginning to suspect that, yes, the accident has injured you in…

Samsung Halts Sales of Exploding Phones Amid Injuries

Less than two months after its initial release, Samsung has pulled the stopped all sales and exchanges of the Galaxy Note7.  In fact, Samsung is advising anyone who owns the Galaxy Note7 to “power down and stop using the device”.  This comes after weeks of questions regarding the safety of the device after users begin…