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August 11, 2016
Bus accidents are fairly different than your typical car accident and have the potential to be far more dangerous. Most buses do not have seat belts, and in some cases, people are required to stand. If you have been involved in a bus accident, there are probably several questions you are asking... Read More
July 25, 2016
As ride-sharing apps become increasingly prominent, as do ride-sharing accidents. Uber and lift are ride-sharing services that “employ” amateur drivers, or those without commercial licenses and who use their own vehicles, to transport passengers from place to place. The gray area in Uber’s policies... Read More
July 25, 2016
Case Result In May of 2015, our client N.K case number 212174, was made an offer of 25,000. Farmers insurance company refused to increase this offer, and merely claimed our client had a significant amount of preexisting problems. We filed suit and set times for the surgeons to be deposed as a means... Read More
July 19, 2016
Medical Malpractice Is: When a medical professional, for example a doctor, a nurse, dentist, technician, hospital, or other health care provider, causes harm or death to a patient by FAILING to provide SUITABLE care. Generally, the medical “standard of care” is the type and amount of skill and... Read More
July 19, 2016
Car accidents are a common phenomenon. Even if the accidents are relatively minor, they often breed confusion about how to handle the situation. A common question we are asked is, “should I move my car off the road after an accident?” If you are able to move your car, especially if you were... Read More
July 14, 2016
After getting into my accident, I was unsure as to whom of which i should contact for legal purposes. I googled a few firms whom of which dealt with situations like my own. I saw a lot of great reviews for Portner & Shure so I decided to contact them and see if the hype was as good as the... Read More
July 12, 2016
Car accidents are a common phenomenon. Even if the accidents are relatively minor, they often breed confusion about how to handle the situation. A common question we are asked is, “should I move my car off the road after an accident?” If you are able to move your car, especially if you were... Read More
July 11, 2016
When you've been involved in a motor vehicle accident, it's not at all uncommon for the other driver's insurance company to make you an offer very soon after the accident, and before you retain an attorney. Frequently, the insurance company will offer an amount to pay medical bills you incur within... Read More
July 07, 2016
Personal injury cases are legal disputes that originate from one person being harmed, usually in the form of an accident or injury, and someone ELSE is legally responsible for that harm. For example, if you are injured by another driver who failed to exercise reasonable care. Drivers have a duty to... Read More
June 30, 2016
Early this morning on I-270 in Clarksburg, a fatal car accident occurred. There was a disabled vehicle stopped in the lanes of travel on the highway. Another car hit the disabled vehicle from behind, which resulted in the death of the disabled vehicle’s driver. The driver of other vehicle was... Read More

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