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    • When Drivers Can’t See the Road: Accidents Caused by Dangerously Parked Trucks

      When Drivers Can’t See the Road: Accidents Caused by Dangerously Parked Trucks

      A Tragic Accident A 28-year-old father of four tragically lost his life in an accident involving a dangerously parked tractor-trailer. Our law firm had the privilege of representing the victim’s family. On the day of the accident, our client was […]

    • Research Supports Concussions Cause Long-Term Impairment

      Research Supports Concussions Cause Long-Term Impairment

      A widely cited myth perpetuates that nearly all traumatic brain injuries resolve in three to six months without any long-term consequences. The myth lives on largely due to a frequently-cited statistic that claims only 15 percent of mTBI victims have long-term cognitive impairment. A recent published study found this number is likely a “gross underestimation.”

    • Tire Defects that Cause Serious Accidents

      Tire Defects that Cause Serious Accidents

      Tire failures, or what may often be referred to in accident reports as “blow-outs,” are a common cause of motor vehicle accidents that result in serious and often fatal injuries. Although it may be easy to determine that a tire […]

    • Five No-No’s in Auto Accident Lawsuits

      Five No-No’s in Auto Accident Lawsuits

      While a lot of my cases have to do with issues of product liability and other areas of automotive litigation, there is still a large number of auto accident cases in the U.S. each year.  With cell-phone usage while driving […]

    • The Dangers of Overhead Power Lines

      The Dangers of Overhead Power Lines

      Electrocutions are the second leading cause of death in the construction industry and the fifth leading cause of work-related deaths, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Our firm has litigated cases where electrical injury accidents occurred […]

    • Victims of Nursing Home Abuse Can Now Have Their Day in Court

      Victims of Nursing Home Abuse Can Now Have Their Day in Court

      Nursing homes can no longer force elder abuse or wrongful death claims to private arbitration, thanks to a new rule passed by the federal agency that oversees nursing homes with 1.5 million residents.   The rule, passed recently by the […]

    • What’s at Stake with the Vanishing Jury Trial

      What’s at Stake with the Vanishing Jury Trial

      Over the last couple decades, much has been published in law journals and law reviews about the national decline in trials.  As reported recently in the New York Times, the Southern District of New York held only 50 criminal jury […]

    • Watch the Edge: When Unsafe Pavement Drop-Offs Cause Accidents with Devastating Consequences

      Watch the Edge: When Unsafe Pavement Drop-Offs Cause Accidents with Devastating Consequences

      The summer months offer an ideal time for road trips, sight-seeing, family visits and other activities that require long-distance travel across U.S. roadways. What hazards might the traveling public encounter as they head out on the highways? How safe are […]

    • MTV Series: Unlocking The Truth

      MTV Series: Unlocking The Truth

          Ryan Ferguson was just 19 years old when he was arrested – and eventually convicted – of a murder he did not commit.  Now he is investigating other cases where it appears there were wrongful convictions.  One of those […]

    • Pokemon Go: Have You Read the Fine Print?

      Pokemon Go: Have You Read the Fine Print?

        Pokemon Go has had a remarkable roll out in the last week or so.  Earlier this week, USA Today reported that the augmented reality game had been downloaded more than 15 million times.  Another report tallied more than 21 […]