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Handling a Wrongful Death Lawsuit: Getting Full Case Value

2017-11-07T21:47:53+00:00March 30th, 2017|Categories: Wrongful Death|Tags: |

The process of dealing with a loved one's passing can be very difficult. In cases where the death was caused by another, called a wrongful death, handling the grief and the knowledge that things could have been different can be very tough. You are entitled to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the entity, company, or person that caused the death of a loved one due to inaction, negligence, or malpractice. Nothing can bring your loved one back into your life, but you can hold the person or entity who caused the death responsible. If you want to know more about getting full case value and how a wrongful death suit is handled, read on to find out more. An attorney can help you make a claim for monetary compensation by helping you [...]

What Are The Different Stages In A Florida Personal Injury Lawsuit?

2014-01-09T07:56:50+00:00January 9th, 2014|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , |

According to the National Service for Health Statistics, Americans visited emergency rooms more than 32 million times for injuries in 2009. If you suffered injury because of someone else’s negligence, you may be wondering what to expect from your Florida personal injury lawsuit. The first stage for any legal claim consists of an investigation of the facts of your case and your possible claim. Therefore, it is important that you thoroughly document all aspects of your case. Your lawyer will further investigate your claim. Once your lawyer understands your case, he or she sends a letter of demand to the other party or their insurance company. At this stage, the parties will usually try to reach a settlement. If no settlement is reached, your lawyer will file a complaint in the relevant Florida District Court. [...]