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Understanding the Difference Between a DUI and DWI

Frequently, people use the terms DUI and DWI interchangeably. While there are some similarities, there are also differences. Both terms involve driving or operating some type of motor vehicle, such as a car, boat, or motorcycle, while being intoxicated. Overview of a DUI versus DWI The term DUI stands for “Driving Under the Influence,” which […]

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June 3rd, 2019

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What to Do If You Are Involved in a Pedestrian Accident

While certainly not intentional, the thought of hitting and injuring a pedestrian goes beyond the imaginable. No one in their right mind would ever want something like this to happen, yet it is a frequent occurrence throughout the country. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s 2015 statistics, more than 5,370 pedestrians lost […]

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December 21st, 2018

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Personal Injury Law

How Long Does a Personal Injury Lawsuit Take?

Most people know what a personal injury lawsuit is, however, not very many understand the process, or how long it takes. From the time an attorney takes the case until a court settles it depends on several factors. For example, there are more complications in a case for someone who sustained life-threatening injuries, leading to […]

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November 11th, 2018

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Personal Injury Law

Know Your Rights about Birth Injury Law

While modern medicine has dramatically reduced the risk of birth injuries, they still occur. The birth of a child can be the most beautiful experience in life. For parents, this starts a new chapter, one filled with joy and, sometimes, anguish. When a child suffers a birth injury, it creates confusion, fear, and guilt. Whether […]

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May 11th, 2018

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Personal Injury Law

Know Your Legal Rights Following a Data Breach

When several data breaches happened a few years back, people hoped that was the end of it. Since that time, this has unfortunately become an all-too-common occurrence. Most recently, data breaches impacting Equifax, one of the three primary credit reporting agencies, and the social media giant Facebook have millions of people asking about their legal […]

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April 27th, 2018

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Personal Injury Law

How to Get Medical Bills Paid from a Collapsed Balcony Accident

Most people think that collapsed outside balcony accidents are rare when, in fact, they occur relatively often. In Chicago, Illinois, alone, more than 6,500 such incidents happened from 2003 to present time. Nationwide, the number is staggering with roughly 224,000 people injured from balcony accidents between 2003 and 2007. Responsible Parties The most common injuries […]

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April 20th, 2018

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Personal Injury Law