If this is your spouse, I am very sorry for your loss.
It would be helpful to have a more specific idea what your question is as actions for the death of an individual by their surviving spouses can get complicated. There are two main actions, one on behalf the people injured by the loss...Read more »
I'm filing a title bill civil Rights act which has a compensatory damages cap of $300,000. The damages are too great, their actions threatened my life and is looking for other federal and state legal remedy without a cap. Thank you
was rented a unit in apartment complex with mold and water damages. son had seizure from it. they failed to inform me upon move in about the water damage. Only lived there for 3 weeks. Property manager refused to move us to new unit or put us in hotel. I have 2 small children who have medical... Read more »
You are probably looking for a personal injury lawyer or a general litigator experienced with dealing with injury claims and insurance companies. The specific legal area for the mold portion is called toxic torts.
Hi, sorry you are having pain again. It depends on what happened 2 years ago to cause the pain and what happened with your prior claim. Certain types of claims like Workers Compensation claims can have an ongoing part to them. Personal injury claims that get settled with a signed release...Read more »
As my colleagues have stated, the general statute of limitations is three years from the date of the injury. Take care though as there are exceptions that can change that. I would recommend that you talk with a car accident lawyer who can lead you through these issues.
Yes, you can start the process of bringing the lawsuit before the person passes away. Often it is advisable to do so as gathering evidence can take time and the person who is dying may be able to make a statement. You cannot file the actual...Read more »
The insurance company for the other driver is not working in your interest so it is not surprising. Their job is to do what is best for their insured and their company. If the accident was the other driver's fault, you can file a lawsuit against them. If the other driver admitted fault to you...Read more »
There are a number of factors that go into answering that question that you did not include in the information. I would recommend that you talk with an attorney to go over the details and get a clear answer with all the facts taken into account. On a case like that, you will be able to have a...Read more »
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