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    Can I file a Personal Injury Lawsuit on Behalf of a Deceased Family Member?

    Posted on November 25, 2016 by | Comments are off

    Can I file a Personal Injury Lawsuit on Behalf of a Deceased Family Member?
    When a person has died through the fault or negligence of someone or something else, do members of his or her immediate family have any legal recourse? In most cases, the answer is yes. Every state in the union gives surviving family members the option of suing the responsible party for wrongful dea... read more

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    How Do Damage Caps Work in Personal Injury Lawsuits?

    Posted on September 29, 2015 by | Comments are off

    How Do Damage Caps Work in Personal Injury Lawsuits?
    In the commonly accepted theory of personal injury lawsuits, those who have suffered physical or mental harm due to the negligence or sheer incompetence of another person have an inherent right to receive some type of compensation. According to this basic belief, if you've been injured in an acciden... read more

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    What are Compensatory Damages in a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

    Posted on August 3, 2015 by | Comments are off

    What are Compensatory Damages in a Personal Injury Lawsuit?
    If you have suffered personal injury due to the carelessness of another person or entity, you may qualify for compensatory damages. This type of restitution differs from the punitive damages variety in one important respect: Rather than punish the responsible party, it intends only to reimburse you ... read more

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