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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Criminal Law, Personal Injury and Car Accidents for Alabama on
Q: What are the options when you're involved in an accident with a driver whose license is suspended and uninsured?

Also, what happens if the vehicle does not belong to that driver?

Hunter Garnett
Hunter Garnett
answered on Feb 26, 2022

You have several possible claims against three possible defendants. Realistically, your recovery is likely limited by the amount of insurance that is available. I'll break down each of your possible claims, but you probably only care about the practical advice so I'll start there.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury and Domestic Violence for Alabama on
Q: If I was injured on a company's property can I seek legal action I lost function of my right hand because of this

I was at the apartments they rent out to there workers when I got into a argument with someone there and they ended up draging me with there truck and also when I manged to pull myself up in to the bed I stood up and he kept swerving trying to throw me off well so happens after couple trys he... Read more »

Hunter Garnett
Hunter Garnett
answered on Feb 20, 2022

You may have a claim against the driver of the truck and his automobile liability insurance. That would be an easier case than trying to sue the company who owns the apartment complex.

In the event that the driver's insurance denies the claim, you may also have a valid claim against...
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1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Alabama on
Q: I am buying a tibetan mastiff with an invisible fence on my 30 acre property if it bites a trespassing dog am I liable

My neighbors dogs routinely trespass and while I'm getting a docile breed I'm worried something may happen because dogs can be territorial and want to know if I need to build a real fence to protect myself from liability

Hunter Garnett
Hunter Garnett
answered on Feb 20, 2022

Generally, no. A dog owner is not liable if the dog attacks another dog that comes on the dog owner's property without the property owner/dog owner's permission.

If you were sued for damages and lost the case, the damages would be limited to the vet bills for the injured dog or...
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