Jury instruction error harmless in personal injury case, COA rules  Indiana Lawyer

The Indiana Court of Appeals affirmed a jury's judgment for a woman whose vehicle rear-ended another, despite the appellate panel's acknowledgement that ...


Whitmer Opens Door To Reduction In Personal Injury Protection Auto Insurance  mitechnews.com

LANSING – Allowing a car insurance customer to not purchase personal injury protection (PIP) coverage, even if an individual's health insurance company ...


What is the statute of limitations on personal injury in Texas?  Monitor

The Texas personal injury statute of limitations (Texas Civil Practice & Remedies Code section 16.003) says any civil action for personal injury must be filed “not ...


The Process for a Personal Injury Lawsuit Explained  Lawyer Monthly Magazine

Although every personal injury lawsuit is unique, they all follow a similar process. Understanding more about that process can prepare you for a claim and ease.


Jury grants couple $1.9 million in personal injury case  Toledo Blade

A Lucas County jury recently awarded a Swanton couple $1.9 million in a personal injury lawsuit stemming from an incident in which a Johns Manville worker ...


3 Common Misconceptions About Motorcycle Accident Claims  Legal Examiner

Regardless of whether you're a new rider or a long-time motorcycle enthusiast, you've probably heard at least a few myths about safe riding practices. Because ...


Patel v Arriva Midlands: Quantum Trials in Personal Injury Claims  Lexology

[2019] EWHC 1216 (QB). Judge considers whether a quantum trial is needed for an insurer's application to strike out a personal injury claim for fundamental ...


Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys Ramps Up Recruitment, Enters Massive Hiring Phase  Yahoo Finance

Plaintiffs' firm aims to add hundreds of positions in 2019 SAN ANTONIO , May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Plaintiffs' firm Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys ...


Portland Personal-Injury Lawyer Lori Deveny Indicted on Federal Fraud Charges  Willamette Week

The U.S. Attorney for Oregon today unsealed a federal indictment of Portland lawyer Lori Deveny. Prosecutors charged Deveny with six counts of mail fraud, ...


Florida Bar Suspends Miami Personal Injury Attorney Raul Garcia for Withholding Clients' Settlement Checks  Miami New Times

Miami personal injury lawyer Raul Enrique Garcia will be suspended for three years by the Florida Bar.


May 14: St. Louis 22nd Judicial Circuit Court docket for personal injury cases  St. Louis Record

The following cases categorized as "personal injury" cases were on the docket in the St. Louis 22nd Judicial Circuit Court on May 14. All case details are ...


Role of Personal Injury Litigation in Changing the Trucking Industry | Daily Business Review  Law.com

Truck accidents shatter many lives. Over the course of my career as a personal injury lawyer, I secured substantial jury verdicts and settlements for serious ...


What Kind of Damages Would an Injury Lawsuit Cover?  CEOWORLD magazine

If you have suffered from an injury that was caused by another party's negligence, recklessness, malice, or malpractice, then there is a strong likelihood that you ...


Businessman linked to attorney Mike Morse pleads guilty to tax crime  Detroit Free Press

A metro Detroit businessman who insurance companies Allstate and State Farm have linked to high-profile attorney Mike Morse took a plea deal.


Oklahoma Squashes Damage Cap for Personal Injury Claims  The National Law Review

A divided Oklahoma Supreme Court recently invalidated the $350,000 noneconomic damages cap on pain and suffering in personal injury lawsuits. In Beason v ...


Smithfield woman charged with DUI, two others hospitalized following crash  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

A Smithfield woman faced a judge Wednesday morning after she allegedly hit two pedestrians while driving under the influence the night before.


Your Guide to California Personal Injury Settlements  The Collegian

It's an unfortunate truth that anyone can face a personal injury at any moment. While it certainly won't take away the stress, pain, missed opportunities, and other ...


PARRIS Law Firm Settles Tesla Personal Injury Case for $13 Million  PRNewswire

ALAMEDA, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A Tesla Factory janitor has finally received justice after a careless employee crashed and pinned PARRIS Law ...


While teaching, Elizabeth Warren worked on more than 50 legal matters, charging as much as $675 an hour  The Washington Post

Warren's campaign released a list of cases Wednesday night on her website, revealing a far higher number than previously disclosed.


Eric Traut Receives $3 Million Unanimous Jury Verdict in Personal Injury Case  GlobeNewswire

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., May 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A $3 million unanimous verdict was returned April 29, 2019, in a personal injury matter ...


Personal Injury – Money for Damages  FOX 31 Denver

Attorney Phil Harding, of Harding & Associates P.C., explains how to get paid from an insurance company, or jury, and what makes up that payment. The more ...


Personal injury lawyer sues son over firm's name  Charleston Regional Business

By Matt Chaney mchaney@sclawyersweekly.com. A prominent personal injury attorney in the Lowcountry is suing his son for trademark infringement for using ...


What to consider when hiring a personal injury attorney | Provided by Premier Law Group  The Seattle Times

Whether there's been an injury in a car accident or it's time to find someone to help with estate planning, it's important to ensure the lawyer is right for the...


Elmira police investigate personal injury car-bicycle accident  Elmira Star-Gazette

A bicyclist was sent to the hospital by a collision that happened around midnight at the intersection of West Third and Walnut streets, police said.


Brazos County jury orders Allstate to pay $200k to crash victim hurt by under-insured driver  KBTX

A Brazos County jury awarded a car crash victim $200000, to be paid by his own insurance company, for personal injury he incurred from an under-insured ...


Settlement in Connecticut Personal Injury Case That Reached US Supreme Court | Connecticut Law Tribune  Law.com

A Pennsylvania couple has settled its lawsuit against a casino limo driver for $110000. The case which hinged on tribal sovereign immunity went all the way to ...


How can airports prevent personal injury lawsuits?  International Airport Review

How can we ensure that the airport environment is always safe and accidents that could result in personal injury claims and lawsuits are prevented?


Insurance – Municipal – Personal Injury – SCTCA – 'Political Subdivision' – 'Occurrence'  South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

A self-insurance pool created by municipalities under the authorization of the state constitution and the South Carolina Tort Claims Act (SCTCA) is a “political ...


Smithfield woman charged with DUI in crash that badly injured 2 pedestrians  The Providence Journal

SMITHFIELD — A Smithfield woman was arrested Tuesday night after two women were struck by a car that left the roadway on Pleasant View Avenue, the ...


3 FAQs About Blind Spot Truck Accident Claims  Legal Examiner

When a large truck clips a passenger vehicle while changing lanes or turning, the resulting property damage and injuries can be devastating. Sideswipe ...


Louisiana Supreme Court Limits Effect of Collateral Source Rule in Personal Injury Cases  JD Supra

On May 9, 2019, the Louisiana Supreme Court issued an important opinion restricting application of the collateral source rule in personal injury lawsuits.


Cellino's wife, daughters start new personal injury firm  Buffalo News

In a new twist in the legal fight over the future of Buffalos well-known Cellino & Barnes law firm, the wife and daughters of Ross M. Cellino Jr. are start…


Motorcycle safety more important than ever  The News-Press

Despite efforts every year to increase awareness of motorcycle and bicycle safety, there's no getting around that accidents happen. More cars, more people and ...


Oklahoma Supreme Court overturns law that caps pain and suffering in personal injury lawsuits  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Supreme Court has struck down a state law that caps damages for pain and suffering in personal injury lawsuits. The state's ...


Personal injury attorneys do a public service  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Dronesio Tan's anti-lawyer tirade (Wednesday letter to the editor) got me thinking. The best antidote for such attacks against us “ambulance chasers” is knowing ...


Do I Have to Take the Stand if my Personal Injury Case Goes to Court?  JD Supra

Being involved in an accident is always a stressful time. It doesn't become less stressful if your case is taken to court. After a car accident, a victim can collect ...


Crowson Law Group Focuses Exclusively on Personal Injury Matters  Insurance News Net

Wasilla, AK---- 04/24/2019-- If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident that results in some injury or loss you may be eligible for compensation by ...


Evers taps personal-injury lawyer for Milwaukee register of deeds  Wisconsin Law Journal

Gov. Tony Evers recently announced that he has appointed a lawyer to take over as Milwaukee County Register of Deeds.


Johnson: Personal injury, encountering a mountain lion  The Daily Courier

Progressively increasing pain in your legs is one thing but on a four-day solo backpacking trip through West Clear Creek, any little pain can assume a high ...


Attorney Michael J. Rostolsky's Ephrata Office Provides Convenience  EphrataReview.com

The offices of Attorney Michael J. Rostolsky are more convenient than ever for Ephrata area clients. Attorney Rostolsky's Ephrata office is now located at 1390 ...


Answers to tax questions on ESRP, personal injury settlements, refunds of penalties paid  El Paso Times

I am often asked questions about tax law. People seem to have a lot of misconceptions about taxes, which is understandable because tax laws are complicated.


SMA Law Group recognized with "Three Best Personal Injury Lawyers in Pittsburgh" Award  PRNewswire

PITTSBURGH, May 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh Personal Injury attorneys Jonathan M. Stewart, Patrick W. Murray, and the SMA Personal Injury Team ...


United Kingdom Consumer Legal Services Report 2019  Yahoo Finance

DUBLIN , May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "UK Consumer Legal Services Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The latest ...


Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. Recovers Ten Times a Drunk Driver's Insurance Policy Limit  Yahoo Finance

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. , May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. settles with local Pismo Beach resort, Cliffs Resort, LLC , and ...


Supreme Court rules Tennessee Valley Authority can be sued for personal injury claims  JURIST

The US Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) can be held generally liable for personal injury claims that arise out of the ...


Child in critical condition after Richfield Township crash  MLive.com

Officers were called out around 7 p.m. May 21 to M-15 (North State Road) and Harding Drive near the entrance to Continental North Mobile Home Park for a ...


Should I Change Lawyers?  Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Maybe your lawyer isn't keeping you in the loop, or others are advising you to jump ship in the middle of your case. What happens to any liens you have in place, ...


FIU Gives Up Claim on MCM Bankruptcy Settlement  NBC 6 South Florida

The collapse last year of the Florida International University pedestrian bridge cost the university more than just a piece of its reputation: it says it has suffered ...


Commercial Truckers at Risk for Personal Injury Liability  Legal Scoops

The U.S. economy relies on commercial trucking to transport manufactured goods, produce and other foods from one part of the country to another. Trucking.


Local Police, Fire – May 22  The Republic

Police, FireEDITOR'S NOTE: The following information was summarized from the records of city, county, and state police, fire and hospital agencies.


Elderly Woman Dragged By Muni Train Files Claim Against City  SFist

We know know the identity of the woman dragged and tossed to the tracks by a fancy new Muni train, and her claim seeking payment for medical expenses has ...


Lifelike 3D models help settle $3.5 million injury case  Buffalo News

Lawyers say 3D models used in a Lancaster womans personal injury lawsuit gave jurors a better understanding of injuries she suffered when she was hit by a ...


Chubb not obligated to contribute to asbestos settlement  Business Insurance

Chubb Ltd. is not obligated to contribute to a $1.5 million asbestos settlement on Anheuser-Busch LLC's behalf because of a pollution exclusion in its coverage, ...


As scooter companies request to add more for their fleet, rideshare drivers worry about insurance  NewsChannel5.com

Three scooter companies want to add a combined 1000 scooters to their fleet in Nashville, raising the total from 4150, to 5150.


Four DC Personal Injury Lawyers at CSCS Named to 2019 Super Lawyers Magazine  Yahoo Finance

Four attorneys at the personal injury law firm of Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. have been selected for inclusion in the latest edition of Washington ...


How Difficult Will It Be for the Mets to Void Yoenis Cespedes's Contract Following Latest Injury?  Sports Illustrated

Following Yoenis Cespedes' latest injury, the Mets could attempt to void the outfielder's guaranteed contract, which is never easy for teams. Here are some of the ...


Privacy hacks - News - Local Stories - May 23, 2019  Sacramento News & Review

Related stories: Rolling job killer. Sacramento boosts automated cars but what happens to professional drivers? SN&R, 05.09.19. No neutral future: Verizon ...


May 14: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury(motor vehicle) cases  Cook County Record

The following cases categorized as "personal injury(motor vehicle)" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on May 14. All case details are ...


Sink strainer: personal injury lawyer sues son over firm's name  South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

A prominent personal injury attorney in the Lowcountry is suing his son for trademark infringement for using his birth name in advertising his new, independent ...


Former Longmont nursing home staffer set for trial in abuse case  The Daily Camera

A former staffer at a nursing home in Longmont accused of neglecting and abusing her patients is set for trial in November.


Swipe Up Coverage For A Bird Or A Plane. This Smartphone App-Brokered Insurance Will Soon Cover Both  Forbes

Your toys cost you enough, without the insurance on which you'll likely never file a claim. Even if you're a prosumer who's found a business use to earn money ...


South Carolina personal injury lawyer sues son over firm's name  Maryland Daily Record

A prominent personal injury attorney in South Carolina's Low Country is suing his son for trademark infringement for using his birth name in advertising his new, ...


Dems Seek Nomination to Challenge GOP Incumbents in Marginal 8th District  NJ Spotlight

School funding, property taxes, and job creation top the agendas of two Democrats hoping to get their party's nomination in the June 4 primary to contest the ...


How Are Airports Preventing Personal Injury Claims?  Legal Scoops

Airports, especially metropolitan locations with large amounts of daily traffic, can face unique legal challenges. Travelers are much more likely to get.


Man Indicted for Nipsey Hussle Killing  Lasentinel

A 29-year-old man pleaded not guilty today to a grand jury indictment charging him with the March 31 killing of Nipsey Hussle and the wounding of two other ...


Phil Corboy looks to resell $6 million condo for $6.9 million  Crain's Chicago Business

The personal injury attorney and his wife had not yet begun to move downtown from Winnetka, so when offers came in to take the brand-new space off their ...


Police: Drunk driver charged for seriously injuring two pedestrians  Turn to 10

Police arrested a Smithfield woman accused of seriously injuring two pedestrians while driving drunk. Catherine Grundy, 64, is accused of striking two women ...


Teach cycling proficiency in schools to reduce road injury, says lawyer  Cycling Weekly

A personal injury lawyer has called for cycling proficiency tests to be made compulsory in schools. Louise Plant, head of personal injury at Prettys in Ipswich, has ...


West Palm Beach Personal Injury Law Firm, Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather & Littky-Rubin Welcomes New Attorney Ian Miller  PRNewswire

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather & Littky-Rubin, a West Palm Beach personal injury law firm is ...


Johnson Co. deputies respond to personal injury accident  Local News Digital

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Johnson County Sheriff's Office deputies were dispatched to 9175 Shelbyville Rd., on Monday morning, regarding a personal injury ...


How to Access Your Social Security Information  Legal Examiner

The Social Security Administration (SSA) makes it simple for people to access information about their benefits. We've compiled a few helpful tips.


Police Log: 5-23-19 - Itemlive  Daily Item

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility of the concerned party to ...


Safe Operation of Hand-held Outdoor Power Equipment - Homesteading and Livestock  Mother Earth News

Safety considerations when using string trimmers, hedge trimmers, leaf blowers or other outdoor hand-held power tools.


How Long Will It Take To Resolve My Case?  Lawyer Monthly Magazine

If you have been injured in an accident, you have probably wondered if it is worth it to sue the at-fault party. If you do decide to sue them, you're probably w.


Law360's Tort Report: Personal Injury & Med Mal News In Brief  Law360

A $110 million jury award in a New York medical malpractice case and failed tort reform legislation in Florida lead Law360's Tort Report, an occasional feature ...


Personal injury guidelines committee to be established through legislation  Irish Legal News

A statutory committee of judges will draw up guidelines on personal injury pay-outs under plans approved by the Cabinet yesterday. The Government will table ...


Wisconsin Law Journal Names Hupy and Abraham Best Personal Injury Law Firm for the Third Time  Milwaukee Community Journal

Hupy and Abraham, S.C. is pleased to announce that it has been named Best Personal Injury Law Firm. In the Wisconsin Law Journal's 2019 Reader Rankings ...


Ex-Client Sues Lanier, Herd Firms Over Deepwater Horizon Suit | Texas Lawyer  Law.com

An Alabama woman alleged that a judge dismissed her personal injury suit because of negligence by her former lawyers.


Maria Bailey injury claim contradicts FG stance on claims culture – Micheál Martin  The Irish Times

Dún Laoghaire TD is taking personal injuries case against Dean Hotel after falling off swing.


Police logs May 13-19: Hit and runs reported - News  The Landmark

Holden Police logsMonday, May 136:47 a.m. Accident, property damage, Broad Street3:31 p.m. Suspicious incident, Maple Street3:45 p.m. Breaking & entering, ...


What To Expect From Personal Injury Lawyers in Syracuse NY – CTN News  Chiang Rai Times

Being involved in an accident, like a car crash or motorcycle accident hiring a personal injury lawyer is your best chance to receive the right compensation for ...


Defendant successfully relies on statutory defences to defeat rider's claim for fall from 'spooked' horse  Lexology

On 28 September 2012, the plaintiff, Kerrie Menz (plaintiff), was riding her horse ('Sonny') in a warm-up area of the Wagga Wagga Showground…


A Medical Sanctuary For Migrant Farmworkers  Kaiser Health News

FRESNO, Calif. — On the 15-mile drive between his two Central Valley medical clinics, Dr. J. Luis Bautista often passes armies of farmworkers stooped over in ...


How Much Is My Car Accident Claim Worth?  Legal Examiner

If you were recently involved a car accident, you may be wondering whether it's worth filing a personal injury claim. After all, since Minnesota is a no-fault ...


Burien Personal Injury Attorney W. Tracy Codd: ‘Insurance adjusters may be liable’  The B-Town Blog

From Advertiser Attorney W. Tracy Codd: Washington Supreme Court to Decide: Insurance Claims Adjusters May Be Personally Liable for Bad Faith as Well as.


States Put the Brakes on Car-Insurance Prices  Wall Street Journal

As the Michigan legislature takes steps that could bring historic reforms to the state's outdated, broken no-fault auto-insurance system, lawmakers must be ...


Kathy McArthur Named One of Georgia’s Top 10 Lawyers for 2019  EIN News

In the interview, Kathy explains the struggles of being a female attorney in the '80s, a time when such a career wasn't easy for women.


Capital Accident Care Center is here to help you after personal injury or car accident  WUSA9.com

Capital Accident Care Centers has unique and top of the line care and is here to help you after personal injury or car accident. For more information on the wide ...


Chris Soules wreck: Wrongful death claim settled with $2.5 million to victim's estate  Des Moines Register

The family of a man killed in an accident involving former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules was paid a $2.5 million wrongful death settlement, court records show ...


Bankole: Gilbert denies upstaging Gov. Whitmer  The Detroit News

"Dan Gilbert signaled he would start a petition to get the issue on the ballot."


Nashville Personal Injury Firm Announces Autism Scholarship May 16, 2019Whitfield Bryson & Mason LLP, a  PR Web

Whitfield Bryson & Mason LLP, a Nashville personal injury law firm, has announced a $1,000 educational scholarship for individuals diagnosed with Autism.


Liberty Mutual Keeps $1M Lien On NJ Personal Injury Award  Law360

Liberty Mutual had its $1 million lien against a worker's personal injury settlement affirmed by a New Jersey appeals court Thursday, allowing the insurer to ...


Minister defends Fine Gael TD's right to take personal injury action against Dublin hotel  Independent.ie

A SENIOR minister has defended Fine Gael TD Maria Bailey's right to take a personal injury action against a Dublin hotel.


When Should You Speak To A Personal Injury Lawyer?  Legal Scoops

Knowing when you need a personal injury lawyer comes from the understanding that something has happened and you need it to be dealt with. Accidents.


Rising Personal Injury Awards Threatening Retail Sector Viability, Warns Retail Ireland | Checkout  Checkout

Retail Ireland, has today (22 May) said that the increase in personal injury awards is threatening the viability of the retail sector in Ireland. The Ibec group that r...


Judge Grows Weary Of Infighting In J&J Talc Supplier's Ch. 11  Law360

A Delaware bankruptcy judge expressed her frustration and displeasure Wednesday with a contentious battle over a firm proposed to serve as special insurance ...


41 HIV and PrEP Patients File California Personal Injury Case Over Gilead's TDF-Based Drugs  Infectious Disease Special Edition

Lawsuit filed against the drug maker claims that the company misrepresented the efficacy and safety of its TDF formulation.


A Latino doctor provides a medical sanctuary for migrant farmworkers  NBC News

In California's Central Valley, Dr. J. Luis Bautista two clinics provide a haven for migrant farmworkers who eschew medical services due to transportation, cost, ...


Personal injury costs threaten retail viability  Independent.ie

Retailers have hit out at the slow pace of insurance reform.


Whitmer: I won't be 'bullied' on auto insurance  The Detroit News

New billboards in Lansing and Detroit ask Whitmer to “fight for real no-fault reform, not big auto insurance profits”