When Your Earning Capacity Is Compromised

27 May 2018
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When an accident happens, it has the potential to change your entire life. Getting injured by a careless driver might mean not only severe physical injuries, mental trauma, lost and ruined personal property but something even more troubling. Your ability to earn a living could be at risk as a result of a car accident, so read on to learn more about lost earning capacity. Forms of compensation Most people have heard that a car accident victim can be paid for medical expenses, their wrecked car and even pain and suffering. Read More 

Common Questions Criminal Defendants Need Answered

10 January 2018
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Mounting an effective legal defense against criminal charges can be an extremely complicated task. However, those that are facing harsh criminal penalties will find that they have no choice but to mount this type of defense. In order to be as effective as possible at this task, you should have a basic understanding concerning your right sand what to expect as you work your way through the criminal justice process. Read More 

The Meaning And Significance Of “Intended Use” In Defective Product Cases

20 October 2016
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A common belief with defective product claims is that you can only recover your damages if you were using the product as intended. This is generally true, but not many people know exactly what it means. Does it mean that you must have followed the instructions exactly as described on the packing? What about if you improvised in some areas? The following passages will provide more illumination on the issue. Read More 

Hair-Do Horor Story: Suing A Hair Dresser Due To Personal Injury

19 September 2016
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When you go to the hair dresser, you expect to have a nice experience and leave with a nice hairstyle. One thing that you do not expect to leave with is damage to your hair and scalp. If damage happens, you may be in pain plus experience a difficult time regrowing your hair. If you think that your hair dresser was negligent and you wish to sue, here are some cases where you may prevail. Read More 

Workers’ Compensation Benefits, Preexisting Conditions, And The State Of Massachusetts

27 July 2016
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While workers' compensation may seem like something that is fairly new, it actually has been around for quite some time. In 1908, the United States Congress passed the Federal Employers Liability Act, which was designed to protect railroad employees that were hurt on the job. In the state of Massachusetts, the General Laws of Massachusetts features several titles of laws, including Labor and Industries, which includes a chapter dedicated to workers' compensation. Read More