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Do Minors Have Longer to File a Personal Injury Claim?

The law provides a process for those who have been wronged by others to seek compensation for their losses. But that window of opportunity is only open for a specific period of time. If an action for the recovery of damages is not pursued in that limited time frame, the legal right to seek compensation […]

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Will the IRS Tax a Personal Injury Settlement in Louisiana?

As Benjamin Franklin once said, “Nothing is certain except death and taxes.” But the taxes that can or cannot be incurred by the IRS for a personal injury settlement in Louisiana is an uncertain, complicated issue and worth looking into for added financial protection. No one likes the financial burden of paying taxes – especially […]

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Why You Should Still File a Claim if You’re Partially At-Fault

One of the most common reasons that injury victims wait to reach out to a personal injury attorney is because they are unsure whether they have grounds for a case. When you have been seriously injured and someone else is primarily responsible for the accident that caused your injuries, they should be held accountable to […]

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Top 5 Reasons A Personal Injury Attorney Might Not Take Your Case 

If you have been harmed in an accident because of another person’s wrongful actions, you deserve restitution for the losses and injuries you sustained. Yet, even though many people assume that personal injury attorneys will take on any case that walks through their door, this is not always the case. In truth, there are actually […]

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Securing Recovery After Suffering A Traumatic Brain Injury

Any injury has the potential to disrupt a victim’s life and ability to enjoy activities they love. This is very true for victims of a traumatic brain injury (TBI). There are a wide range of causes of a TBI, and victims suffer from different symptoms. If you or a loved one is the victim of […]

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Common Types of Motorcycle Accidents in New Orleans and How to Avoid Them 

In New Orleans, the bike scene takes on a life of its own, with groups such as the Big Easy Motorcycle Club New Orleans or the Ducati Owners Club of New Orleans, motorcyclists can be found riding the city streets at all times of the day. Yet, even though riding remains a favorite activity for […]

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Types of Burn Injury Claims: Causes & Liability 

In the United States, burn accidents are incredibly prevalent. In fact, according to studies by Johns Hopkins, fires and burns are the fifth most common cause of accidental deaths in children and adults and account for almost 3,500 deaths annually. Although most burn injury accidents are minor and only result in minimal pain and redness, burn injuries […]

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The Differences Between Punitive and Compensatory Damages

If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, you may be entitled to recover multiple forms of compensation, depending on the circumstances and the facts of the situation. Yet, although most victims often receive compensatory damages for the harm they endured, there are some cases where punitive damages may be available. […]

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How Whiplash Can Leave You with Lasting Pain and Trauma?

Motor vehicle accidents are a primary cause of most neck injuries, and neck strains often referred to as whiplash. Yet, although these neck injuries happen quite frequently in the United States, too often, they are left untreated or mistreated and result in long-term suffering, pain, and disabilities.  For these reasons, we have prepared the following […]

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Should I Take My Personal Injury Case to Trial or Settle?

Once you file a personal injury claim against someone who harmed you, the defendant or their insurance company will look to pay out the lowest amount possible to you. At some point after you file, settlement negotiations are likely. The vast majority of personal injury claims, especially those involving traffic accidents, settle long before going […]

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