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Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Colorado Court of Appeals Issues New Precedent Regarding State’s Interest on Damages Statute for Personal Injury Cases:...

On November 19, 2020, a three-judge Colorado Court of Appeals, Division I panel, unanimously affirmed a $3.6 million interest award on top of a $2.9 million verdict against Ford Motor Co. in a case involving an allegedly...more

Fox Rothschild LLP

Duty To Defend: Under North Carolina Law, Insurer Must Defend Personal Injury Claims Arising From Direct Exposure To AFFF Despite...

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The U.S. District Court in the Western District of North Carolina recently held in Colony Insurance Co. v. Buckeye Fire Equipment Co. that an insurance company must defend personal injury claims arising from direct exposure...more

Console and Associates, P.C.

4 Reassuring Things to Know When Your Car Accident Was Caused By A Friend

Perhaps the most troubling situation for injured car accident victims is when the person they must sue is their own friend or family member. It happens more often than you might think. Passengers usually do know their...more

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Florida Appellate Court Reduces Legal Malpractice Verdict From $5M to $250K Because Plaintiff Failed to Prove Underlying Judgment...

After a Florida law firm and one of its attorneys (defendants) were hit with a $5 million jury verdict in a case arising out of an underlying medical malpractice action, they—along with the firm's insurer—appealed. Because...more

The Angell Law Firm, LLC

Road Hazards Motorcyclists Should Look Out For

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There are many risks for motorcycle riders on the road. Motorcycles are unique because they are exposed to dangers that people in cars and trucks are not.  Unlike driving in an automobile, a motorcyclist doesn’t have the...more

The Brown Firm

How Are Slip and Fall Settlements Calculated?

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Your life can be turned upside down in an instant after a slip and fall accident. You'll be in pain from your injuries as you watch your medical bills roll in. And, if you're unable to work, you won't be able to pay for those...more

Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP

New York Appellate Division Reverses Denial of Landlord’s Additional Insured Tender

In Wesco Insurance Co. v. Travelers Property & Cas. Co. of America, 2020 WL 6572489 (1st Dep’t Nov. 10, 2020), the New York Appellate Division found that a commercial landlord was owed additional insured coverage in...more

Console and Associates, P.C.

What to Do When the Insurance Company Calls After an Accident

Being involved in a serious accident can be an incredibly traumatic experience. Accident victims must deal with what is often a lengthy physical recovery, all while worrying about being unable to work and the resulting...more

Porter Rennie Woodard Kendall LLP

So your brain injury case involves diffusion tensor imaging…now what?

Defense attorneys and claims professionals evaluating traumatic brain injury claims are likely to come across a form of advanced neuroimaging known as diffusion tensor imaging (DTI). Diffusion tensor imaging uses data from...more

The Angell Law Firm, LLC

What are the Types of Personal Injury Cases?

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More than once in our lives, we will find ourselves in undesirable situations.  Many times, it’s due to our own choices. However, sometimes we are in unfortunate situations due to the actions of someone else....more

The Brown Firm

Is It Better To Settle Or Go To Court For A Personal Injury Case?

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In a personal injury case, you will have the option of accepting a settlement or taking your case to trial. The majority of personal injury cases settle before reaching a trial. Many types of accidents, including car...more

The Brown Firm

How To Handle A Car Accident On Private Property

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If an accident occurs on the road, most people have a general idea of what to do. You have to call the authorities, exchange information, take a few pictures, and get medical attention. But what happens if you have an...more

Console and Associates, P.C.

The Serious Injuries Most Car Accident Victims Overlook

What Car Accident Injuries Could be Missed? Car accidents are random events you don’t expect. After the crash, you may feel numb because of the shock to your system. Some injuries may be obvious, but you might not be aware...more

Console and Associates, P.C.

You’ve Been Injured in a Car Accident … But What If You’re Not the Type of Person to Sue?

First, you should know that you’re not alone in thinking this way. More than 14 percent of total survey respondents – nearly 30 percent of those who had been in an accident that was someone else’s fault – said they were...more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

Privacy Tip #258 – Misinformation on Social Media

The misinformation on social media about the election results (and other topics) is rampant. Social media companies like Twitter and Facebook are struggling with the balance between the First Amendment right to free speech...more

Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley

Is Your Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Board-Certified?

Clients often want to know: “What is the difference between a civil trial attorney and a board-certified civil trial attorney?” Or, simply: “What’s the difference between a lawyer and a board-certified lawyer?"...more

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

A Further Step Forward: China Releases Draft Personal Information Protection Law for Public Comment

On October 21, 2020, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (NPC) of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) released the draft PIP Law for public comment. With the big data industry rapidly growing in China...more

SmithAmundsen LLC

Snow And Ice Removal: Does Your Contract Protect You From Personal Injury Liability?

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With the season’s first snowflakes already fallen in the Chicagoland area, snow and ice removal contractors are surely gearing up to meet the demands of another winter. In addition to addressing equipment and staffing...more

Michigan Auto Law

Auto Insurance Options for Michigan Veterans and Military Families

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There continues to be considerable and understandable confusion about the effects of Michigan’s new auto No-Fault insurance law, which the Legislature passed in June 2019. No area of the new law has created more confusion...more

The Brown Firm

Who Is Responsible In A Multi-Car Accident?

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Multiple-vehicle crashes, or chain reaction accidents, occur when two vehicles collide, followed by a third vehicle colliding with the first two. One driver hits another driver, who hits another, and so on....more

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

The Supreme Court - November 2, 2020

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Mckesson v. Doe, No. 19-1108: The plaintiff-respondent in this case is a police officer who suffered devastating injuries after being struck by a rock-like object during a protest in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The protest...more

Miller Canfield

Will the Real Party in Interest Please Stand Up?

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In Michigan, the general rule is that only a real party in interest may initiate a lawsuit. MCR 2.201(B). Although it is usually easy to identify the proper party (or parties), it becomes harder if a would-be plaintiff files...more

Console and Associates, P.C.

Sideswipe Collision Accidents

We may associate sideswipe collision accidents with relatively minor vehicle damage like scrapes, dents, and missing trim. Most of us do not think of these collisions as potentially catastrophic and deadly incidents, but some...more

Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC

Unprecedented: COVID-19 Litigation Insights - Issue 29, October 2020

This 29th edition of Unprecedented, our weekly update on COVID-19-related litigation, covers some of the hottest topics in these developing areas of law: governments' authority to implement mass gathering restrictions, face...more

The Angell Law Firm, LLC

How To Reduce The Risk of Car Accidents

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Car accidents happen quickly.  The following is probably a very familiar scenario. The car in the lane beside you loses control. You try to swerve out of the way, but you’re not quick enough. You try to brake at the last...more

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