The government is usually immune from injury lawsuits, including those related to car accidents caused by government employees. However, there are exceptions that may allow you to sue the government if one of its drivers crashes into you. Here are three examples of situations in which your car accident case against the government might succeed: You Were Hit By a Grossly Negligent Driver Many states have raised the threshold for government lawsuits from ordinary negligence to gross negligence.
29 March 2017
Being harassed by your supervisor after suffering an injury at work that wasn't your fault is unacceptable. If he or she has been denying you time off of work and simply demoted you to a lower position, you don't have to accept it. There is something that can be done legally, and you might be able to take time off without losing your job. You just have to take the right steps to handle the situation in a legal manner so everything will work out in your favor.
17 March 2017
Most people assume that all there is to seeing to it that their affairs are in order is to create a will, appoint a trustee, and make arrangements. However, estate planning is not always so easy and it is highly probable that some situations will bring about complications with your estate and for your estate trustee upon your death. When estate distribution is bound to be difficult, it is always best to appoint a trust attorney to oversee the situation and help the trustee through everything.
12 March 2017
If you've recently completed the proceedings in your divorce case, all financial and personal issues should have been settled through the court proceedings and finalized by the judge overseeing the case. But, if you happened to be left with a heavy financial burden afterward, that you're unable to satisfy on your own, it can be difficult to rebuild your life. If you're cash strapped and finding yourself in a great deal of debt that you can't pay back, bankruptcy may be an option.
8 March 2017
Car accidents happen in parking lots all the time. Sometimes, it's hard to say who was at fault when the accident happens. Figuring out blame becomes even more important when someone suffers an injury from the car accident. To figure it out, lawyers must answer a few questions. How Did the Accident Happen? A car accident can happen several ways in a parking lot. Cars backing into each other Pulling forward into traffic Backing out into traffic Collision as cars try to claim same space In addition, accidents can also occur if cars fail to obey any of the parking lot's signage.
6 March 2017
Winning the lottery is often a pipe dream for many people. It's an instant way to win millions of dollars. When it does happen, there are many benefits and exciting things, but there are also a lot of important considerations to think about. You'll likely hear a lot of talk from family, friends, and complete strangers. Understanding all of your options and getting the best answers is the best way to move forward successfully with your lottery winnings.
23 February 2017
Car accidents happen so quickly that it can be difficult to recollect the event in detail afterwards. If you're involved in a personal injury claim for the car accident, you can benefit tremendously from having a witness testify on your behalf. Your witness does not necessarily have to attend court and might only be required to provide a statement. In general, witnesses are only summoned to court if the case cannot be settled; however, finding the right witness can help you settle your case more easily.
16 January 2017