Archive for November, 2014
Car accidents, unfortunately, happen every day; nearly every driver will get into an accident (their fault or not) at some point in their lives. But if you’ve experienced injury in a car crash, then you have even more things to think about. If you have unpaid medical bills or other expenses associated with the crash, you may even need to file an accident injury lawsuit to cover your costs. Lawsuits can be intimidating and confusing to those who haven’t navigated one before, so to get you started, here are the answers to five questions you’re probably asking:
While family law practices have come a long way, advocates claim it hasn’t come far enough. Recently, family law advocates gathered just outside the nation’s capital to discuss ways in which to update state laws regarding child support, child custody, visitation rights, determining alimony, and of course, divorce.
Advocates claim the current system is “adversarial”, pitting parents against each other and creating winners and losers. Family law lawyers are encouraged to act like “gladiators” in disputes between parents over children and assets, according to Dr. Joseph Sorge, the leader of the
As any and all personal injury attorneys will tell you, there’s always a story to a personal injury claim. Here are a few of the zaniest injuries you won’t believe people actually sought compensation for.
Haunted House Horrified Her Heart.
In 2000, Cleanthi Peters and her personal injury lawyers sued Universal Studios to tune of $15,000, because the theme park’s haunted house was too scary. According to her personal injury claim, she suffered mental anguish, extreme fear, and emotional distress because of the Halloween Horror Nights haunted house. If anything, her personal injury claim makes it sort of sound like she got her money’s worth out of it.