Category: Civil Litigation

Why it Takes Time to Settle a Personal Injury Lawsuit

A personal injury lawsuit can be a long and costly process. Some cases are resolved out of court in a matter of months. However, cases with complex and long-term injuries result in a lengthy contentious litigation process between lawyers representing the injured party and lawyers representing the defendant and their insurer. Some considerations in personal [..]

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How to Respond to a Lawsuit and/or Demand letter

Getting a legal document with your name on it can be scary. It is important to read the document carefully. If you understand the gist of what is asserted against you, you can then figure out your rights, duties, and responsibilities related to this matter. After you have a general understanding of the issues, you [..]

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Five Illegal Things Landlords Do and What You Can Do About It

It is always recommended to try and talk things out with your landlord peacefully, but in the case this doesn’t work, you have rights as tenants you should be aware of. Your landlord cannot change your apartment door locks Although you may be justifiably angry, do not engage, attack, or argue with the landlord verbally [..]

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