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Can I Sue If My Surgery Resulted in Complications?

On average, surgery centers have 19 cases per day. The risks and intensity of each surgery vary, along with the likeliness of postoperative complications. More than 40 percent of all patients who experience complications after surgery experience them after being discharged from the surgery site. Complications can be minor or extreme, ranging from infection, to [...]

By |2019-09-26T17:37:23+00:00November 28th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Can I Sue If My Surgery Resulted in Complications?

How is “Pain and Suffering” Calculated?

The compensation you receive from winning a civil case has several categories. In this article, we’re going to look at a category called “pain and suffering”. Pain and suffering damages can be the largest part of your compensation, so it’s important to know what it is and how it is calculated. We’ll use an example [...]

By |2019-09-26T17:39:07+00:00November 26th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How is “Pain and Suffering” Calculated?

How Are Defective Drug Cases Proven?

Defective drugs can cause life-long damage to a person, but proving that a drug caused an injury is not easy. Nevertheless, it is important for people to come forward and challenge the drug companies if they believe they’ve been injured. Proving that a drug is defective can save the health and lives of countless others. [...]

By |2019-09-26T17:40:08+00:00November 7th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How Are Defective Drug Cases Proven?

Find the Right Attorney for Your Needs

Finding the right attorney may feel like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. You just need to know how to look for one (the right way). Here are 5 steps to find the right attorney now: When it comes to getting the right information quickly, the Internet can be both a blessing [...]

By |2019-09-26T17:58:50+00:00August 31st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Find the Right Attorney for Your Needs

Why Are Millennials Ignoring Product Recall Notices?

Take a walk around your local grocery store or even your nearest coffee lounge. Observe the people around you, especially our youth. Your eyes will soon find that there is an astounding amount of millennials glued to their electronic devices. What they are looking at are the latest social media updates from their closest inner [...]

By |2019-09-26T18:00:37+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Why Are Millennials Ignoring Product Recall Notices?

How to Sue for Wrongful Death

When a loved one dies due to the negligence, recklessness, or deliberate behavior of another, the surviving family members may be entitled to file a wrongful death lawsuit.  A wrongful death lawsuit will allow the family to collect monetary damages for their loved one. Wrongful Death Causes Most wrongful death claims involve accidents. However, they [...]

By |2019-09-26T18:03:01+00:00August 17th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How to Sue for Wrongful Death

OSHA Top Four Construction Hazards

  Have you ever wondered if there are workplace construction hazards on your job? It is a requirement by the OSHA (Occupational Safety & Health Administration) law for employers to provide all employees with proper working equipment and to provide safety workplace condition. However, employers can sometimes overlook this necessary legal obligation.   The OSHA [...]

By |2019-09-26T18:14:30+00:00August 8th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on OSHA Top Four Construction Hazards

Freedom of Assembly

America has seen a wave of protests since the current administration was elected. We’d like to take a moment to talk about your rights, and more importantly, how your right can be restricted legally. Enshrined as part of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution provides you with the right for freedom of assembly. [...]

By |2019-09-26T18:16:52+00:00July 25th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Freedom of Assembly

Identifying Hazards on a Construction Site

Often times, you may feel uncertain about the safety of your workplace. It is important to be able to identify any possible safety and health hazards that may be looming around you. If you work on a construction site, you should be even more diligent about safety. Read on to learn how to point out [...]

By |2019-09-26T18:18:39+00:00July 18th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Identifying Hazards on a Construction Site

Are Privacy Rights the Next Frontier in Civil Rights?

The Snowden leaks revealed how the government was collecting data on the public in secret, but people are now becoming aware of how much their online activity is scanned, stored, analyzed, and sold by corporations. Questions about how much of our online activity can and should be private and how that data should be handled [...]

By |2019-10-24T17:24:12+00:00July 11th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Are Privacy Rights the Next Frontier in Civil Rights?