It’s true that you might be able to save on legal fees if you negotiate your own claim settlement for personal injury. However, you should ensure that you are prepared before you even attempt it.
Under a traditional, or fault-based, insurance system, claims are paid out based on who was at fault for a given accident. In an effort to simplify the process of deciding who is at fault, several states have instituted no-fault insurance. These states give drivers the option to buy Personal Injury Protection (PIP) insurance that covers […]
New employment is often an exciting endeavor; however both the employee and employer should understand precisely what they are entering into. In every employer-employee relationship, an employment contract exists. Some employment contracts are in writing, but some may be oral contracts. Employees who are hired on an at-will basis often do not have written contracts. […]
If you think you have experienced discrimination in the scope of employment, it is important to know where to look for answers. Before calling a lawyer or abruptly filing an EEOC application, research the federal regulations that are in place to prohibit employment discrimination. Below are some resources to consult to help you understand if […]
A lot of us have the instinct to content the ticket with the officer in charge. The simple answer to the big question today is yes, you can fight a speeding ticket. However, an even bigger question is, do you want to, or should you? The repercussions of a speeding ticket could be very high, […]
In every employer-employee relationship, an employment contract exists. Some employment contracts are in writing, but some may be oral contracts. Employees who are hired on an at-will basis often do not have written contracts. Oral contracts are still enforceable, though their existence is harder to prove. A formal written contract may not be necessary if […]
Thousands of smaller defense contractors face new cybersecurity standards that will soon be a cost of doing business as the Pentagon seeks to prevent hacking and theft from countries such as China and Iran. The Department of Defense (the “DoD”) plans to release the standards at the end of January 2020 as it rushes toward […]
If you’re thinking about getting a divorce, the odds are very good that you have a lot of stressful issues to consider. The last thing you want to think about is how you’re going to afford your attorney. You’ve probably heard horror stories about how much divorce can cost, and indeed, many divorce laware very […]
Are you an insurance company looking to save the most money? One of the issues many insurance companies have is they find they are often overpaying lawyers during the settlement of insurance claims. Software can help you by reviewing legal bills and automatically processing them. Our LSG Mercury Claims Management™ software (formerly known as Advocator […]
Attorneys typically charge flat fees for fighting a traffic ticket. In most cases, fighting a traffic ticket will only require one appearance in court, and can be taken care of in an afternoon. Often times, the cost of hiring a lawyer to fight your traffic ticket will be more than the price of the traffic ticket itself.
If you suffer through an automobile accident and decide to file a lawsuit, you may be entitled to damages. Personal injury damages come in a wide variety of forms, and the amounts change depending on the circumstances of the case.
The ABCs of Personal Injury Attorney Fees Posttraumatic stress disorder or PTSD, is a mental condition that can be considered serious and requires medical attention, an individual may develop PTSD after experiencing a traumatic event