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Hit By a Drunk Driver No Injuries

Getting hit by a drunk driver is a terrifying ordeal that can often have lethal consequences. However, some victims are able to walk away from the accident with no injuries other than to their vehicle. While that can be one of the best case scenarios for victims of this senseless crime, it’s important to be…

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Pain and Suffering Hit By Drunk Driver

Any car accident is a stressful and nerve-wracking experience, but being hit by a drunk driver often brings another level of frustration, struggle and pain and suffering. Most courts will recognize this fact, and not many judges or juries will have sympathy for a drunk driver. Pain and suffering is one route to take when…

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What is a Settlement Package?

Accidents are never easy to deal with. After sustaining an injury or damage to your property it can be hard to think straight, but it’s important that you keep your head. If you want to get what you deserve from your insurance company, you’ll need to send them a settlement package. This is defined as…

What is a Letter of Demand

The modern world runs on contracts, both written and unwritten. Take the most fundamental contract as an example, the one between employers and employees. The employer agrees to pay the employer for work, and in the end, everyone should walk away with what they were promised. At least, that’s how things should work in theory.…

Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents

Car accidents can be incredibly traumatic experiences. Recovery after an accident can be a long process, and physical healing is just one consideration. Few people even want to think about their accident. This is understandable, but it can cause legal troubles. Injuries caused by car accidents are covered by a statute of limitations. This means…

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Common Torts

A tort is a commonly used term in personal injury law. There are a number of different types of torts for various situation that might occur. Before we explain the different types of common torts, let’s first understand exactly what is a tort? The dictionary definition of a tort states: “A wrongful act or an…

Oregon Statute Of Limitations Personal Injury

Have you been thinking of filing a lawsuit against a third party over a personal injury case but it has been awhile since the incident occurred and you are not sure whether or not you are still able to pursue the suit? There are a number of factors which must be taken into consideration in…

What Does Litigation Mean in a Personal Injury Case?

To understand litigation in relation to a personal injury case, first we need to understand what the term actually means. The definition of litigation is: “The process of taking legal action.” Essentially, litigation is just an alternative way of saying ‘lawsuit’ as the persons who are involved are known as the litigants. It is used…

What is an Injury Claim?

What is an Injury Claim An injury claim is a legal route for an injured plaintiff to receive compensation for someone else’s negligent or intentional acts that cause the plaintiff harm. Personal injury cases come in a variety of situations, although not every case will lead to a liable party. The most common personal injury…

How to Sue Someone In Oregon

Sometimes, things don’t work out as planned. Misunderstandings, miscommunication, or sometimes outright malicious intent can get in the way of even the best laid plans. Once all efforts have been exhausted to resolve a dispute in a peaceful and fair way outside of the courtroom, then it comes time when legal action must be taken.…