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Defective Product Liability: 3 Reasons To Hire A Personal Injury Firm

One type of scenario where you absolutely need the assistance of a personal injury firm is when you have sustained an injury as the result of a defective product. These types of injuries can manifest in myriad different ways, but there are a few different approaches that attorneys take when pursuing damages. This article discusses the three primary theories regarding defective product liability. Regarding Manufacturing Defective products are often the result of faulty or improper manufacturing or assembly processes. Read More 

An Overview Of Wrongful Death Claims

If you have lost someone you love due to the negligence and liability of another entity or person, you may be entitled to commence a wrongful death lawsuit. A wrongful death claim will usually seek compensation for your loss, such as the lost wages of the deceased, or the funeral expenses. Here is an overview of what wrongful death claims are, who is entitled to sue and the compensation that could be recovered. Read More 

Things You Should Know About Lawsuit Settlement Loans

Plaintiffs in personal injury cases are often tempted to look into settlement loans. Financing a personal injury lawsuit can be challenging, especially when plaintiffs are unable to work because of their injuries. Some lenders offer settlement loans to accident victims who could eventually be offered a lump settlement in a personal injury case. The accident victim pays back the loan- plus interest- if he or she wins the case. If the case is lost, the loan is not paid back. Read More 

Reasons Not To Sign A Prenup

There is no state in the country that doesn't recognize a prenuptial agreement. This type of agreement is entered into in order to protect assets in case of divorce or if you die. A prenup is particularly important if you have not left behind a will, but still wish to protect your property so that children from an earlier relationship will inherit it. However, not everyone needs a prenup. Generally speaking, there are state laws that exist in order to protect assets that are brought into a marriage. Read More 

The Time Is Ticking For Your Personal Injury Lawsuit

The world of personal injury law is huge, mostly due to the varied ways that you can end up suffering from the negligence or wrongdoings of others. From drunk drivers causing injury in an auto accident to lasting harm caused by the negligence of medical malpractice, there are literally hundreds of examples that could be cited within the spectrum of personal injury law. Because the law provides full coverage for those who have suffered the penalties of the neglect of another, it's important for a victim to discuss their situation with an attorney who can help to determine just how much compensation they might be eligible for. Read More