News about Personal Injury Law issue #1

12/08/2016
Personal injury lawyer calls for action on children in road traffic claimsIrish Legal NewsWhen an insurance company offers to settle an injury claim with an adult who has not sought expert independent more…
12/07/2016
VeloNews (blog)Legally Speaking: This little light of mineVeloNews (blog)… to law school. Mionske's practice is now split between personal-injury work, representing professional athletes as an a more…
12/07/2016
Truss promises to make decision on PI discount rateSolicitors JournalA threat of legal action has forced the Lord Chancellor, Liz Truss, to announce the result of a long-overdue review of the discount more…
12/06/2016
Engineering InspectionsAviva Risk Management SolutionsMost plant and machinery requires regular inspection to ensure that it complies with the appropriate legislation, but given the breadth of equipme more…
12/06/2016
PR Web (press release)The Berman Law Group Hires Experienced LitigatorPR Web (press release)He has represented a wide variety of real estate owners, investors, developers, and condo/homeowners associa more…
12/04/2016
Philly.comMisled by rumor of cash payouts, 1800 former NJ inmates sue jailPhilly.comCarmen DeJesus was in downtown Camden last month when she noticed a man near the Walter Rand Transportation Center h more…
12/03/2016
Toronto StarDiamond & Diamond under fire | Toronto StarToronto StarJeremy Diamond is the face of personal injury law. His ads attract thousands of clients, but their files are sometimes referred o more…
12/02/2016
Straight.comReasonable Doubt: The pros and cons of dash camsStraight.comJudges and lawyers take this very seriously. You'd risk being found in contempt of court. At a minimum, you'd risk jeopa more…
12/02/2016
The Daily News JournalYoung lawyers hold fundraiser for Gatlinburg firesThe Daily News JournalFor help with legal advice from the YLD or more information about the Disaster Relief Committee, call 844- more…
12/02/2016
Waco Tribune-HeraldBaylor Law School honors veterans advocateWaco Tribune-HeraldSince the veterans clinic was founded in 2012, LeJeune has served at monthly legal advice clinics held at the Heart of T more…
12/01/2016
Foxen v. CarpenterThe RecorderPlaintiff and appellant Christine Foxen sued her former attorneys, defendants and respondents John Carpenter, Paul Zuckerman, Nicholas Rowley and Carpenter, Zuckerman &am more…
12/01/2016
What are contingent fees?Akron Leader PublicationsA: Attorneys may charge a contingent fee rather than an hourly or flat fee if they feel there is a reasonable chance they will be able to collect mone more…
12/01/2016
Legal FuturesSRA tells MPs: Regulatory reform needed to mitigate impact of BrexitLegal FuturesIndividuals, meanwhile, often need access to legal advice in relation to property, personal injury, inheri more…
11/30/2016
Meet Students' Attorney Ed McKibbinIllinois State University News… a licensed attorney who offers free expert advice and guidance to students in legal situations. The Students' Attorney can more…
11/28/2016
No win, no fee adverts 'common on NHS advice cards'BBC News"Due to the government's decimation of the field of personal injury law we expect the proportion of legal firms in our adver more…
11/25/2016
Knoxville News SentinelFree legal advice clinic for veterans on Nov. 30Knoxville News SentinelSome of these issues include family law, landlord and tenant, bankruptcy, criminal defense, consumer prote more…
11/23/2016
Biggest bar night of year could lead to legal woes, says attorneyThe Oakland Press“The correct response for bouncers and bar owners is to call the police when drunken or unruly patrons won't lea more…
11/21/2016
Lawyers rally for state veteransTulsa WorldLawyers can obtain additional information at okbar.org/heroes or calling 405-416-7086. Posted: Friday … Real estate problems and personal injury claims mak more…
11/21/2016
VeloNews (blog)Top-five Legally Speaking columns of the yearVeloNews (blog)Hopefully you're never in a position to require legal counsel following a crash on a bike ride. Fortunately, if you are, more…
11/18/2016
AdVantage NewsArea attorney named to “40 Under 40” listAdVantage NewsALTON — Simmons Hanly Conroy announces that Karoline Carstens, a mesothelioma attorney in the firm's Asbestos Department, more…
11/18/2016
Is legal blogging really plateauing?Real Lawyers Have Blogs (blog)In contrast, just 12 percent of solos have blogs and 20 percent of firms of 2-9 attorneys have blogs. By practice area, personal injur more…
11/17/2016
Legal FuturesGovernment's 'whiplash' proposals bad news for cyclistsLexology (registration)Cyclists who suffer injuries as a result of negligent driving will find it harder to pursue compe more…
11/17/2016
Corporate Claims Bulletin – November 2016 – Other newsLexology (registration)Sir Oliver Heald announced that the draft Civil Legal Aid (Merits Criteria) Amendment Regulations 2016 will broaden legal a more…
11/17/2016
Legal FuturesBME consumers “getting a raw deal from the law” compared to white clientsLegal FuturesBlack and minority ethnic (BME) consumers of legal services are getting a “raw deal” when cho more…
11/15/2016
Making Uncomfortable Transitions to Advance Your CareerThe Legal IntelligencerAs an attorney who has been handling civil litigation matters for more than 10 years, my career had a conventional start, more…
11/14/2016
Getting the Most for your Legal Dollars in Small Claims CourtOttawa Business Journal (blog)The best way to get the most for your legal dollar is to ensure that you provide your lawyer with all of the more…
11/12/2016
Oklahoma Lawyers for America's Heroes Program tops $2.8 million in free servicesEdmond SunThe Oklahoma Bar Association's Oklahoma Lawyers for America's Heroes Program began six years ago w more…
11/11/2016
Winn reveals masterplan to create listed personal injury giantLegal FuturesMr Winn said Winn Solicitors was a “one-stop shop” for personal injury matters which had grown by 30% per annum since it more…
11/10/2016
Understanding Traffic Lights to Reduce Motor Vehicle AccidentsLawyers.com Blog (blog)If you or a loved one was injured in motor vehicle accident where a driver ignored traffic signals, contact a perso more…
11/10/2016
NachtLaw Challenges Internet AnonymityLawyers.com Blog (blog)While the trial judge blocked most of the subpoena, the judge granted NachtLaw an important victory by ordering some of the information to more…