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​How Much Does a Lawyer Cost Per Hour?

Having an experienced lawyer on your side when you have legal trouble can be a great resource. A lawyer with a successful track record in the area of law where you are having difficulty can only increase your chances of success. Choosing the best lawyer is the first step to a positive outcome for your […]

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​How Much Does a Helmet Improve Survival in a Motorcycle Crash?

An accident is one of the most devastating events many can imagine. Losing someone in a motorcycle accident is tragic, and the feelings are even more tragic because of how sudden the loss occurs. A helmet can improve the chances of survival in a motorcycle accident but does not prevent every tragedy. If you have […]

​How Long Does a Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit Take?

Like any other motor vehicle accident, motorcycle accidents occur frequently and sometimes require victims to file a lawsuit to recover compensation for their injuries. Most people are new to the civil litigation world because this is their first experience needing the court system to help them protect their rights. It is hard to know what […]

​How Long Can I Wait to Hire a Lawyer For a Motorcycle Accident?

The National Safety Council (NSC) reports that motorcycles only account for 3 percent of all registered vehicles in the United States, yet somehow made up 14 percent of all traffic fatalities, 18 percent of all occupant fatalities, and 4 percent of all occupant injuries in 2020. Additionally, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and […]

​What Are the Chances of Winning a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

When the general public thinks of the law, images of lawyers representing serial criminals come to mind. Many people are interested in serious crimes and how the criminal trials play out. However, these trials are not as common as personal injury lawsuits. It is more likely for the average citizen to become involved in a […]

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​How Does Motorcycle Insurance Work After a Crash?

A motorcycle accident can happen in a moment. All it takes is for one negligent driver to take their attention away from the road to lead to tragedy and devastation. While motorcyclists can try to avoid accidents by using safety equipment and following the rules of the road, it may not be enough if other […]

​What Does Commercial General Liability Cover?

Businesses can be liable for injuries to others, whether the harm involves physical injury, financial losses, or something else. When someone suffers injuries, and a company is at fault, the injured individual usually turns to the company’s commercial general liability coverage to seek compensation for their losses. Before a business gets into steep legal trouble, […]

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​How Do You Prove Premises Liability?

You suffered an injury on another person’s property, and you must now prove that the owner acted negligently. You have contacted a premises liability attorney to assess your claim and recover compensation on your behalf. However, you are still unsure how to prove your premises liability claim. Several elements must be present and proven to […]

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​Weird Laws You May Encounter

There are some odd laws on the books across the United States, and many of them are traffic laws. Even though some of these weird traffic laws are still in effect, you might be hard-pressed to find drivers who are receiving tickets for such violations. However, if you find yourself injured in a car accident […]

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​Do Lawyers Take Cases They Can’t Win?

When you have a legal dispute, you want to contact an attorney. Many individuals assume that attorneys will take their case. However, there are times when an attorney will not take your case. An initial consultation is similar to an interview. During this meeting, you will present your case to the attorney, and they can […]

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