New Nevada Law Will Stop Patients Being Hit With ‘Surprise’ Medical Bills

By | Car Accidents, Las Vegas, Nevada, Personal Injury Blog | No Comments

If you’re unlucky enough to be injured in an accident, or need unexpected medical care, the last thing you want is the worry about how the bill is going to be paid. Previously, patients needing emergency treatment faced bills of potentially thousands of dollars for charges levied by medical providers, after their insurance company refused to pay up due to…

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Boating Accidents May Occur Within Las Vegas

By | Negligence, Nevada, Personal Injury Blog, Wrongful Death

Las Vegas has become a popular place for boating with the Colorado River and Lake Mead offering plenty of recreational opportunities for leisure boats, speed boats and a variety of Waverunners or Jet-skis (also known PWCs, or Personal Watercraft). However, there are times when boating accidents may occur on these waters. What Accidents Occur? The boating accidents that can take…

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The Importance of Hiring a Lawyer Who Rides a Motorcycle

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Car Accidents, Las Vegas, Nevada, Personal Injury Blog, Safety

In 2013, 1 in 5 Nevada traffic fatalities was a motorcyclist. There were 55 motorcycle fatalities in Southern Nevada in 2014. As of July 2015, there have been 23 motorcycle fatalities. Motorcyclists are more than 26 times more likely than passenger car occupants to die in a motor vehicle traffic crash. Between 2009 and 2013, nearly 1,100 motorcyclists were seriously…

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Medical Malpractice Suit Filed Against Urologist for Las Vegas Man’s Death

By | Nevada, News, Personal Injury Blog

No one ever wants to file a medical malpractice suit. In the case of any emergency or routine care, we would all love to think that we are in good hands with our physicians and surgeons. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Whether willfully or not, medical professionals sometimes act negligently and are subject to medical malpractice claims. A tragic…

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The Future of Anti-SLAPP in Las Vegas

By | Laws, Nevada

A bill recently passed in the Legislature has many in Las Vegas worried that one of their most valued statutes is not long for this world. While SB444 most likely won’t be heard by the Assembly Judiciary Committee for a while, some have already mobilized to get the word out about what they feel threatens their ability to do business…

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Religious Freedom Bill in Nevada No Longer Alive

By | Nevada

Given the heated debate and widespread outrage that occurred throughout the country after the owners of a pizzeria in Indiana told a reporter they would be opposed to catering a gay wedding, it’s no wonder that so-called “religious freedom bills” throughout the nation have also died. It’s no different here in Las Vegas and the rest of Nevada. The Official…

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