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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Colorado on
Q: I was injured in an accident.. apparently my fault. No other party involved. I swerved to miss an oncoming vehicle.

This is not. DUI case. Do you take this kind of case

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jul 2, 2022

A Colorado attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. From the description, it isn't clear if you are contemplating a UM (uninsured motorist) claim, based on the unavailability of the other vehicle. One option is to reach out to local attorneys. This is only a... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Litigation and Wrongful Death for Georgia on
Q: Can phone conversations from a deceased person and the person being sued be used in a civil suit case?

Trying to get what justice any way we can for our daughter that was taken advantaged of and overdosed at perpetrator house. Seeking his home insurance. Investigators never got dna from suspects and we believe there was others at the house at the time of her fatal moments. There was other phones... Read more »

Zachary Taylor Beck
Zachary Taylor Beck
answered on Jul 1, 2022

It will depend on the facts and circumstances of when the phone conversations took place and the substance of the conversations. The hearsay exceptions, regardless if the declarant (i.e., person being sued or daughter) is available to testify, are codified in O.C.G.A. section 24-8-803. The hearsay... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for New Jersey on
Q: Advice, I reIcently started riding my bike w/helmet only crossing roadways in crosswalks in nj and most cars do not stop
Howard Lesnik
Howard Lesnik
answered on Jul 1, 2022

There is a law that motor vehicles must stop for pedestrians i crosswalks. Bicyclists are required to walk their bicycles across the street in crosswalks. If you are walking your bicycle and see a car that is not going to stop for you, try to take a picture with your cell phone if possible and... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Personal Injury for California on
Q: When a man manufacture of drugs or.a neighbor.uses.a roof.vent.in texas.they cannot.own or.rent.a house in texas
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Jun 30, 2022

what is the criminal law question..............?

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Georgia on
Q: Should an AT FAULT Insurance company request my social security-# to pay bodily injury claim?
Michael W. Horst
Michael W. Horst
answered on Jun 30, 2022

Yes. It is typical for an at-fault insurance company to request a claimant's social security number. The reason being is the insurer has an obligation, under federal law, to determine whether the injured claimant was enrolled in Medicare. If so, and if Medicare paid any of the medical bills... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Louisiana on
Q: My stepdaughter was a volunteer for a camp she hurt her in ankle in a hole in the camps park are they liable
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 29, 2022

A Louisiana attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. It's possible they could be liable, but more details would be needed about the accident. I hope your stepdaughter is okay. You could reach out to local attorneys to discuss in further detail. Most law firms... Read more »

3 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for New Jersey on
Q: Am I entitled to any money for being hit by a drunk driver/watching my driver diein a car accident when I was 15 in 2019

In November 2019, I was 15 (I’m 18 now) and was behind the passengers side of a Lyft driver. Is was around 3am and we got hit by a drunk driver on the highway. I watched my Lyft driver die and that was the last thing I remember. I woke in the hospital with a scraped knee, a broken rib and a... Read more »

Stuart Nachbar
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Stuart Nachbar
answered on Jun 29, 2022

Whether you are entitled is only half of the battle. Your statute of limitations is running out quickly. Normally it is 2 years but becuase you were a minor, it was suspended. You need to contact counsel asap.

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1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death for Florida on
Q: If I decide to get an abortion, Can I sue the doctor or facility in the event of injury to my body or if I died?
Charles M.  Baron
Charles M. Baron
answered on Jun 28, 2022

Abortion care and any other kind of medical care must meet certain professional standards. If there is negligent conduct that is deemed to fall below those professional standards, and the negligent conduct is determined to be the cause of injury or death, there would be a potential medical... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury for California on
Q: Do I have a mal practice case or should I just give up? They changed things to My medical history.was in auto accident.

I was injured on 4/18/2021 I was on light duty untill 06/22/2021. My doctor wanted me to go back to work and see if there was any pain. I had severe pain. On 07/03/2021 they gave me a X-ray to confirm nothing was broken. Then told me to try and work through it and if it still resumed we would go... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Jun 28, 2022

NOT SURE IF IT IS MED MALPRACTICE.......BUT SOUNDS LIKE THEY WERE NEGLIGENT IN THE WAY THEY KEPT RECORDS.

CONTACT A MED MAL LAWYER IN YOUR COMMUNITY AND RELAY ALL THIS INFO TO HIM/HER.

MOST LAWYERS I KNOW WILL NOT TAKE A MED MAL CASE WORTH LESS THAN $1M AND I SUSPECT THAT INCLUDES...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation for California on
Q: How much would a jury award for a small scar on the forearm in louisiana that was work related

plaintiff pulled out a tray from a commercial oven at Circle K. The oven company has never been sued or has any personal injury claims against them

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Jun 27, 2022

i would venture to say that NO lawyer can give you an accurate answer via internet without more facts.

is it to a man or woman?

someone who does modeling or someone with Tats over arm and in construction biz?

how bad a scar?

what court?

a case in LA is worth...
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Q: I am currently in the middle of a SSA reconsideration that has been going on since February 7. On May 4 , I had a stroke

This led to a diagnosis of Severe Aortic Stenosis, covered by compassionate allowance of disability. I was given about a year" give or take a few months" without two life- saving surgeries. My disability caseworker was notified immediately after diagnosis. 6 weeks later, I find she never... Read more »

Andrew Charles Burrell
Andrew Charles Burrell
answered on Jun 27, 2022

I am sorry for your issues and the delay in answers, however it is not uncommon in the social security field for a reconsideration to remain pending for 8 to 10 weeks. You should have access to your file online that can advise you where the reconsideration stands. If that is denied, then you... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Products Liability and Business Law for Washington on
Q: I got a personal hyperbaric oxygen chamber. Is it legal to rent it out from my apartment with no medical qualifications?

I have a hyperbaric oxygen chamber. I required a prescription to get it (in addition to about $10k) but it was easy to get. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy does not claim any official benefits and is done at anti-aging clinics, among other places. Can I run a business where people rent my chamber by the... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 26, 2022

A Washington attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. The responses on this Q & A board are limited to brief general formats. This could be something for which you'd want to consider a more thorough consult with an attorney to address various issues, such... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Identity Theft for Texas on
Q: My daughter was injured in a collision years ago. Someone filed a lawsuit claiming they represented her

My daughter's medical records were "missing" after a car accident making it difficult to get medical treatment. Our family found out someone filed a lawsuit claiming to represent her personal injuries. They used someone else's identity with the same fist and last name. Now years... Read more »

Penny Wymyczak-White
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Penny Wymyczak-White
answered on Jun 26, 2022

Contact the lawyer who filed the lawsuit and file a police report .

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Civil Litigation for California on
Q: A girl I saved caused me to lose my job.

I called the police numerous times trying to save a girl’s life but she denied it (falsely), which resulted in my getting put on a 5150 hold by the police. I came out of the mental hospital distracted from work which resulted in my getting let go. Will I be able to successfully sue this girl for... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Jun 25, 2022

no lawyer, in my opinion, can evaluate the facts like these, without a consultation.

if you can't find a lawyer, and I assume that is the case, you can always go into small claims court where you can sue for up to $10k without a lawyer.

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Criminal Law for Ohio on
Q: I was cited for reckless operation of a golf cart on put in bay. But the court house doesn’t have me on file and

I also broke my leg, but they won’t let me do it virtually and say I need to get ahold of the put in bay police to send them the information. What should I do

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 25, 2022

An Ohio attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. By now, you may have already done so, but this is something to be discussed with a defense attorney. In terms of the personal injury element of breaking your leg, if it was related to the reckless driving charge and... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Ohio on
Q: i need an attorney to suit ohio water park campground after breaking my neck due to their negligence

ohio water park campground people installed an intertube bridge in 1.5 ft of water when safety manual instruction says no less than 4.7 ft. there were no signs about this tube and upon walkkng to the edge (to sit and wait my feet) out of nowhere a hose began spraying water at me from behind... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 25, 2022

An Ohio attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for a week. I'm sorry you were injured in this accident. From your post, you are looking for an attorney. Attorneys here can't reach out to you - the format here is basically question & answer. There are sites out... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: I need help finding a New Applicant Certified Specialist Attorney in the Oakland, San Francisco Bay Area Spinal Cord Inj

Seeking Substitute Attorney

Dan Rowan Cortright
Dan Rowan Cortright
answered on Jun 24, 2022

I'm a Bay Area injury attorney, but it's not clear from your question exactly what you're looking for. Could you provide some more information/details? Thank you.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury and Civil Rights for Washington on
Q: Do I have a criminal or civil case? Officer did not act on my request for help, weeks later child killed someone.

Child has been sentenced for murder however I asked the police chief for help just weeks & days before my child commited murder. He conspired with my husband to keep it quiet about stabbing months prior & ignored my pleas for help.

I specifically told the chief that when the moms... Read more »

Eric Gene Young
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answered on Jun 23, 2022

Unfortunately, as upsetting as this must be, the facts you described are not likely to constitute either a civil or criminal matter for you. On the civil side, law enforcement officers in federal actions are entitled to qualified immunity which shields them from liability unless they knowingly... Read more »

3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: I took a Cervical SSEP Test read Spinal Cord Compression. My Attorney will Not Write this Down in None of His Notes.

What must I do?

Brett Christopher Drouet
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Brett Christopher Drouet
answered on Jun 23, 2022

If you are dissatisfied with your attorney’s work on your case, I strongly recommend you seek a second opinion.

Your attorney should explain his/her evaluation of the test results with you as it relates to your diagnosed injuries, other medical evaluations, other diagnostic studies and...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Identity Theft and Land Use & Zoning for Illinois on
Q: First of all house. My house at 7229 South Harvard in Chicago they took me to court I w o n of my case a rule 23 return

The managers in the work program man have stole all my stuff then I got me to the other building they change my rent to $1,000 or $37,000 I they won't take me to court and I can't get nobody help me how to build a change my property my unit told me I wasn't the owner but they... Read more »

Charles Candiano
Charles Candiano
answered on Jun 23, 2022

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