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November 2014

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Assault, Battery and Personal Injury Claims

By | Personal Injury Blog

When we think of personal injury claims, we usually think of injuries that are results of accidents.  Negligence is a tort claim and the person who acted, or failed to act and caused injury is responsible for those injuries to the wronged party.  Negligence claims may be covered by insurance, as long as the causation of injury was unintentional.  Intentional…

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Brain Injury Information

By | Personal Injury Blog

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that nearly 1.4 million Americans sustain some type of brain injury each year. While some brain injuries are mild, some can be severe enough to be permanently debilitating. In some cases, brain injuries go left undiagnosed or misdiagnosed because of delayed symptoms. It is important to understand the common causes of brain…

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Strippers Sue Six More Las Vegas Clubs

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Las Vegas, Laws, Nevada, News

Strippers Sue Six More Las Vegas Clubs November 14, 2014 – In the aftermath of the October 30th Nevada Supreme Court ruling against Sapphire Gentlemen’s Club, attorneys representing current and former dancers at Las Vegas strip clubs filed class-action suits against multiple gentlemen’s clubs, including Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club, Club Paradise, Crazy Horse III, Olympic Gardens, Treasures, and Spearmint Rhino….

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How to Negotiate with Insurance Adjusters

By | Insurance Companies, Personal Injury Blog

In some legal situations, you may need to deal with insurance adjusters. These situations may include: personal injury cases, car accidents, or medical malpractice cases. Before a settlement for compensation is reached, you must submit a demand letter that states your side of the claim, as well as your requested settlement amount. Along with your demand letter, be sure to…

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Tobacco Litigation: Light Cigarettes

By | Personal Injury Blog, Stories

Over the years, many lawsuits have involved tobacco companies. Most recently, light cigarettes are in the spotlight, under the tough scrutiny from consumers. From the consumers’ perspective, tobacco companies are engaging false advertising practices by marketing that these light cigarettes are safer than regular cigarettes. Typically, these types of lawsuits fall under unfair business practice laws at the state level….

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Accutane Litigation

By | Personal Injury Blog, Stories

Since its FDA approval in 1982, the acne medication Accutane has received significant opposition. The drug is intended to treat severe recalcitrant nodular acne that does not respond to other traditional forms of treatment, including the use of antibiotics. However, there have been hundreds of lawsuits citing that the acne drug causes birth defects, thoughts of suicide, and inflammatory bowel…

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