2 Things You Need To Know About Custody Arrangements

29 October 2017
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you have children and are going through a divorce you are probably thinking of custody arrangements. Custody plays a very important role in a divorce and can be the major stressor for both parents. Thus, it is important to educate yourself on what is normal for custody arrangements and what you should expect. 1. You Will Probably Have Joint Custody There are few situations where the parents do not have joint custody of the children. Read More 

Worker’s Compensation: Can You Get A Claim For Injuries Sustained On Your Commute?

2 October 2017
 Categories: Law, Blog

When you go to work and get into an accident, you may wonder if you are eligible for a worker's compensation claim. In general, most states have a coming and going rule. This rule states that anyone commuting to work while not on the clock will not be covered by worker's compensation benefits. However, there can be some exceptions to the coming and going rule that you should be aware of. Read More 

Who Pays If You’re In A Car Accident At Work?

18 September 2017
 Categories: Law, Blog

In most situations, when you cause a car accident, you're considered to be at fault and liable for damages. But what happens if you're in an accident while working your job? The rules can get a little complicated, but often, you won't be the person held solely responsible. Here are some common questions answered to let you know who pays when you're in a car accident at work. What is respondeat superior? Read More 

Who Is Liable For A Breast Implant Injury?

11 September 2017
 Categories: Law, Blog

Just like other forms of cosmetic surgeries, breast implants also have their potential complications. For example, the implant can rupture, you may develop an infection or you might develop necrosis, among other risks. If that happens, it's understandable that you will want compensation from the responsible party. Here are the two common parties that are usually held liable for such injuries: The Manufacturer of the Implant The manufacturer of the implant may be responsible for the damages if the complication can be traced back to a manufacturing defect on the implant. Read More 

Have You Been Injured? Know The Difference Between Civil And Criminal Responsibility

26 August 2017
 Categories: Law, Blog

Most people are quick to realize that a person who drives recklessly and causes an accident should pay the price, but many are confused about what punishments are available. In some cases, there are no crimes involved and it is a bit easier to predict what will happen. A simple personal injury case, which falls into the civil law category, and monetary damages is all that is available to punish the at-fault driver. Read More