10 Oct 2019
The Purpose of Recovering Compensation for Your Damages is to Make You Whole Again
In a personal injury lawsuit when you are injured through the fault of someone else, you are entitled to be compensated for your damages.
30 Sep 2019
Loss of Consortium Claims Mean Spouse Can Be Compensated For Loss of Services and Companionship
Most people know that if you suffer injuries in an accident, you have the ability to bring a claim to seek compensation for those injuries. What most people do not know, however, is that in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, the ...
17 Sep 2019
Effects of Hearing Loss May Be Life Altering
Every year, millions of Americans sustain traumatic injuries that cause them to suffer a full or partial loss of hearing. Symptoms of hearing loss may include a partial loss of hearing in one or both ears, and may be limited ...
4 Sep 2019
Pennsylvania and New Jersey Gives Child Victims Extra Time to Bring a Lawsuit
Typically, an adult in Pennsylvania or New Jersey must file their personal injury lawsuit within two years of an incident. Both states treat child victims differently than adults.
20 Aug 2019
How to Prevail If Injured in a Slip and Fall Accident
For individuals hurt in a slip and fall accident it is not enough to prove that you slipped and fell on a slippery substance and that you were injured as a result of that fall. Rather, in order to prevail ...
24 Jul 2019
The Basics of Auto Insurance Coverage: Uninsured Motorist Vs. Underinsured Motorist
There is a lot of confusion regarding the difference between Uninsured Motorist Coverage (UM Coverage) and Underinsured Motorist Coverage (UIM Coverage). You pay premiums for both UM and UIM coverage to your own automobile insurance company to protect you if ...
8 Jul 2019
Premise Liability Law: Helpful Definitions
Under Pennsylvania law, property owners owe a “duty” to the public to ensure that their property is safe and free from hazards. This “duty” entails that property owners must take steps to protect the public from being injured on their ...
3 Jun 2019
Auto Insurance: Full Coverage is Not the Same as Full Tort
Many people who are injured in a car accident incorrectly believe their rights are fully protected because they have been told by their insurance carrier that they have “full coverage”. Do not be confused. “Full coverage” does not mean full ...
28 May 2019
You May Unknowingly Assume Duty and Be Found Liable in An Accident
In many cases, a defendant’s first line of defense is arguing that it owed no duty to the plaintiff and it therefore cannot be found liable as a matter of law. In the construction field, this argument is often refuted ...
20 May 2019
The Clock is Ticking if You Are Suing a Pennsylvania State Agency or State Official
If you are suing a Pennsylvania state agency or state official, you have to act fast. By Pennsylvania law, people seeking to sue state agencies like state universities, government departments, and state employees acting in their official capacities, have to ...