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Hit and Run: 5 Steps To Protect Yourself After Being Hit by A Car

Hit and Run: 5 Steps To Protect Yourself After Being Hit by A Car

Getting hit by a car can make for a scary and terrifying experience. This is why it is important for every pedestrian to know how to react in such situations. While this period may be characterized by shock and confusion, remaining calm and moving to a safe place will help […]

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Automotive, Law

Pedestrian Crossing: Pedestrian Injuries and How To Avoid Them

Pedestrian Crossing: Pedestrian Injuries and How To Avoid Them

Between growing awareness of the harm caused by gasoline-powered vehicles and the saturation of overweight and obesity in the U.S., cities are becoming more walkable, and people are walking and running more. This means more people on the sidewalk, in the crosswalk, and on the roadways than before. This also […]

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4 Surprising Ways International Law Impacts The Economy

4 Surprising Ways International Law Impacts The Economy

International laws are challenging to understand and even more challenging to enforce. While there are many international laws related to trade, taxes, imports and exports, each nation applies them differently. Because of this, the effort made to understand international laws may be significantly less. It may be easy to only […]

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Truck Accidents: Why You Need A Lawyer To Help Out With Recovery

Truck Accidents: Why You Need A Lawyer To Help Out With Recovery

Large trucks take up a tiny percentage of all registered vehicles, but they are involved in more accidents than other vehicles. The National Highway Safety Administration reported 4,000 fatalities and over 100,000 serious injuries related to truck accidents in 2012.The size of commercial trucks and the long distances they travel […]

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What To Do When You’re In An Accident Involving A Big Rig

What To Do When You’re In An Accident Involving A Big Rig

Accidents involving large trucks can be catastrophic for anyone involved. This is because most accidents occur at high speeds involving vehicles that weigh much more than your typical vehicle. Let’s examine what you should do if you are ever involved in an accident with a big rig. Assess the Situation […]

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Charged With Assault? 4 Steps You Should Take Immediately After Being Arrested

Charged With Assault? 4 Steps You Should Take Immediately After Being Arrested

Almost any criminal charge can come with serious penalties if you are eventually convicted. Even if you are acquitted or accept a plea deal, it may be an event that stays with you for the rest of your life. What steps should you take if you are ever charged with […]

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Entertainment, Law

4 Ways Smart Students Ready Themselves For A Career In The Legal Field

4 Ways Smart Students Ready Themselves For A Career In The Legal Field

Those who want to be lawyers can ready themselves for this challenging field by finding classes, extracurricular activities and jobs that prepare them early for this profession’s mental challenges. While elementary school students are not going to be preparing legal briefs against their peers, they can be working on the […]

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Workers’ Comp Cases: 5 Things Business Owners Are Required To Do For Their Injured Employees

Workers’ Comp Cases: 5 Things Business Owners Are Required To Do For Their Injured Employees

As a business owner, you are required to understand the law in regards to employers’ and employees’ rights. Knowing the law is crucial when you need to handle a workers’ comp case that takes weeks or months to complete. Learn about 5 steps required to handle a claim procedure for […]

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Expert Witness: How Lawyers Choose From A Pool Of Professionals

Expert Witness: How Lawyers Choose From A Pool Of Professionals

In high-stake civil and criminal cases, testimony from an expert witness is often a significant litigation strategy. Experts provide testimony that addresses unique facts and answers specific questions related to liability. Expert witnesses also come in handy when quantifying damages. Since an expert witness plays an important role in high […]

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Life and The Law: 4 Reasons To File A Lawsuit

Life and The Law: 4 Reasons To File A Lawsuit

While the courts aren’t perfect, it’s certainly a better system than revenge. Americans courts are busy, and we are constantly hearing about frivolous lawsuits, but there are many occasions when filing a lawsuit is a reasonable course of action. Here are four good reasons for suing someone. Personal Injury If […]

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