Why Would the Judge Dismiss a Personal Injury Case?

Categories: Personal Injury

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After a serious injury due to an accident, you might believe you have a case. Therefore, you start the proceedings and request compensation through a lawsuit. However, before your case even gets started, the defense has asked for a motion to dismiss. In this instance, you might wonder why a motion to dismiss arises —…

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Options for Recovering Damages after a Hit and Run

Categories: Car Accident

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After an accident, it is the obligation of each driver to stop, exchange information, and ensure everyone involved is okay. Unfortunately, not all drivers obey that legal obligation. In fact, many will drive away from the scene of the accident. The result is a driver with injuries and damages and no one to hold accountable…

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Does Delaying Medical Treatment Hurt My Injury Case?

Categories: Car Accident

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After a car accident, you feel shaken. However, you cannot identify if you are hurt or if you will walk away from that incident unscathed. So, you go through the motions. You exchange insurance information with the other party, call and report the accident to the authorities, and schedule a tow pickup. Going to the…

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What is a Deposition Subpoena?

Categories: Personal Injury

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Paperwork is plentiful in a personal injury lawsuit. Not only will you have numerous documents to supply to your attorney, but you may find that paperwork shows up at your door, including a deposition subpoena. During the pre-trial discovery phase of your personal injury claim, you and other witnesses are likely to receive a subpoena…

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