What to do if Your Medication is Recalled

Medication recalls are nothing new. Drug recalls occur every year whenever a flaw in a prescription drug could cause significant harm to consumers. Recalls are issued by pharmaceutical companies in order to swiftly remove potentially dangerous prescription drugs from the market. Here we have gathered information about why drug recalls happen, what to do if [...]

By |2020-04-14T21:21:18+00:00April 30th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on What to do if Your Medication is Recalled

Business Interruption Insurance Claims

With the event of the COVID-19 or novel coronavirus pandemic, both the U.S. Federal Government and local state governments have mandated that non-essential businesses close their doors in order to slow the spread of the disease. This has put many Americans out of work, disrupted the supply chain, and caused significant damage to the economy. [...]

By |2020-04-14T21:22:01+00:00April 15th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Business Interruption Insurance Claims

Honoring Our Founder, Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. after 15 Years

Fifteen years ago today, Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. passed away. He was a lawyer, a father, a philanthropist, and a civil libertarian. Mr. Cochran dedicated his life to bringing justice to individuals in any situation. Johnnie’s death came on suddenly on March 29th, 2005. About a year earlier, in April 2004, he received surgery for [...]

By |2020-03-16T17:46:48+00:00March 29th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Honoring Our Founder, Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. after 15 Years

5 Powerful Stories from Black History

Part of honoring Black History Month is remembering the stories of the people who came before us. Everyone knows the names of Fredrick Douglass and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks and Harriet Tubman are equally recognizable. However, apart from the most recognized individuals from Black History Month, people need to know that there [...]

By |2020-02-13T21:54:28+00:00February 29th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Powerful Stories from Black History

Why Celebrating Black History Month is Important

The seeds of Black History Month were planted almost 100 years ago by Carter G. Woodson. Doctor Woodson founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History and “Negro History Week.” As time went on the need for a more impactful movement became needed. Particularly during the 1960s.  Eventually, college campuses and other [...]

By |2020-02-13T21:57:29+00:00February 15th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Why Celebrating Black History Month is Important

Social Media Defamation Cases and Personal Injury

Social media is a powerful tool that allows people to interact in ways that they never could before. As with any tool, there are benefits and risks from using it. Certain topics on social media draw heat from users all over the world. Certain social platforms are even notorious for more toxic users. If you [...]

By |2020-03-19T15:51:24+00:00January 31st, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Social Media Defamation Cases and Personal Injury

Defective Products During the Holidays

  Dealing with defective products during the holidays is one challenge of finding the perfect gift this holiday season. Trying to find the perfect gift can lead to last-minute gifting which can lead people to overlook the potential hazards a gift may pose. Purchasing these products comes with the risk of harmful or dangerous defects.  [...]

By |2019-12-30T15:16:15+00:00December 16th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Defective Products During the Holidays

Can I Sue After Being Injured Playing a Sport?

Sports-related Injuries Happen Sports are a great way to keep kids active. Most sports teach important life lessons such as teamwork, trust and responsibility, how to get along with others, and how to work with others to achieve a common goal. But, unfortunately, any physical activity comes with the risk of physical injury. This is [...]

By |2019-12-17T16:05:35+00:00November 25th, 2019|Blog, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Can I Sue After Being Injured Playing a Sport?

Handling Medical Bills Until My Case is Settled

If you’ve been injured in an accident due to someone else’s fault, you may be wondering who will be paying for your immediate medical treatments. Keep reading to find out how your medical bills will be paid.  If you’ve been injured in an accident, seek medical attention immediately. Once you have been to the hospital [...]

By |2020-03-19T15:34:11+00:00November 20th, 2019|Blog, Medical Malpractice|Comments Off on Handling Medical Bills Until My Case is Settled

Mistakes to Avoid if You Are Ever Arrested

Many people are unaware of what to expect when they are questioned by the police after being detained. They often make common mistakes that could potentially hurt their case down the line, even if they’re not guilty. The Cochran Firm wants you to be prepared so you can avoid these five common mistakes.   Resisting [...]

By |2019-10-16T18:36:43+00:00October 14th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Mistakes to Avoid if You Are Ever Arrested