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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for Texas on
Q: I was lied to about the burn on my back. This happened 11/20/2020. I've been trying to advice but no lawyer wants it

I received an Epidural and which I was stuck several times. The next day I felt bad pain in my back I asked many times what was back there. K was told it was a reaction from tape. While changing the bandage she didn't have enough supplies and so she stepped out. I got up and took a picture of... Read more »

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

You do not have a medical malpractice lawyer because of the current law. Talking to the liaison is a good idea ,

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: The general manager was swinging at me as I was holding my two-year- son should I take her to Cort
Penny Wymyczak-White
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Penny Wymyczak-White
answered on Mar 20, 2022

You have to have a injury to sue. File a complaint with the corporate office

3 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Criminal Law, Personal Injury and Civil Rights for Texas on
Q: Do i have a case against theft and prevention do they have the right to bodly hirt me and the other person?

I had shoplifted a pair of shoes and we walked out onto the sidewalk when 2 men regular clothed came up behind me grabbed me and my purse swung me around and was physically pulling me my friend said dont touch her and they borh grabbed him up and busted him against the wall and trash can and... Read more »

Penny Wymyczak-White
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Penny Wymyczak-White
answered on Mar 19, 2022

They don't have a right to touch you. You need to get a lawyer and get the camera, I am sure they are going to say you hit them first or used force, That is how a simple shoplifting turned into a robbery,

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1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: How to get compensation for mental issues after 2 accidents? Can I get car repaired first and seek other damages later?

Our leased car was hit by another driver who was at fault.I am already suffering from severe anxiety & physical injuries from a previous accident last year & I am getting private disability payments.I am still getting treatment from a psychiatrist,surgeons have told me to undergo major... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Mar 19, 2022

A Texas attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for a week. In looking more closely at your description and noticing that you have an attorney, she or he would be in the best position to answer your questions.

But in general nationwide, someone could have their car repaired...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: Emergency room forced me to leave after having fall at admintince desk. Can I cover my pain and mental suffering
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Mar 20, 2022

A Texas attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for two weeks. More information is needed here about the circumstances of the fall for an attorney to offer you meaningful guidance. You could reach out to attorneys to discuss. You could search for attorneys on your own, or you could... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Personal Injury, Collections and Small Claims for Texas on
Q: There is a guy who has been booking massages around San Antonio and Austin, then running out without paying.

What can we charge him with? And what evidence would be needed?

Penny Wymyczak-White
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Penny Wymyczak-White
answered on Mar 12, 2022

You can charge him with theft of services. If you know who he is charge him prior to getting his massage,

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: I want to know if I could sue the courts for not revoking my parental rights 15 years ago

The child is grown and I'm still paying child support and going to jail for it and I haven't seen that kid in over 15 years. The court should have been done revoke my parental privileges years ago they seen I didn't care about the child and I wasn't around I was a bad dad never... Read more »

Penny Wymyczak-White
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Penny Wymyczak-White
answered on Mar 12, 2022

No you cant sue the courts, Bad dads still have to pay child support or sit in jail. You may want to try to be a good dad and then you may not resent paying child support.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Criminal Law, Personal Injury and Civil Litigation for Texas on
Q: Falsely accused of theft of property, can I sue police department and the company?

I was charged with shoplifting from a worldwide company. Loss prevention falsely identified me after doing a Facebook search. This is now on my record. I have been labeled as a theif! Ive missed several employment opportunities, I had to move back in with my parents because all agencies have denied... Read more »

Kiele Linroth Pace
Kiele Linroth Pace
answered on Mar 3, 2022

If all charges relating to the arrest were dismissed then you will eventually become eligible to petition for an expunction. An expunction is the means for clearing your arrest record. There are a couple of situations where you can go ahead with an expunction without waiting for the statute of... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Animal / Dog Law for Texas on
Q: I was arested my dog was in my truck the city police had him impounded i gave y friends phone #

And found out my dog has been lost can i sue the?

Penny Wymyczak-White
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Penny Wymyczak-White
answered on Mar 12, 2022

You can sue the faculty that loss your dog but not the police, Dogs are considered personal property .

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: Since certain cancers have been dismissed in Zantac MDL can I pursue a individual case in Texas state court?

The judge in Zantac mdl has dismissed many cancers in the litigation. One of these is prostrate. I currently have stage4 ( not terminal) prostrate cancer after taking Zantac for years. Is it possible to file in Texas state court?

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Mar 6, 2022

A Texas attorney (preferably one who is familiar with the developments on this complex multidistrict litigation case) could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. You could reach out to product liability law firms who are familiar with the case. They would be best qualified to... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: we were hit by a negligent driver last year and my case manager says that our medical costs are too high

Hello I have a question we were hit by a negligent driver last year and my case manager says that our medical costs are too high and our insurance company never took the money out of the bank account when we signed up for the auto pay… case manager says we will just receive little over 2k each... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Mar 1, 2022

A Texas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. I'm sorry about your injuries. I can't speak for the elements you describe such as auto-pay, or a case manager - those could involve elements of Texas law.

But nationwide, the available option is...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Car Accidents for Texas on
Q: Asked to see the breakdown costs of the settlement, but they said I must sign and receive the check first is this true?

Hello, so a year ago I got into a car accident, and skip forward to now, we agreed on a settlement, but the amount I’m receiving doesn’t seem right, so I asked my attorney if I could get a break down of the settlement , but he said I must sign forms and wait for the settlement to be deposited... Read more »

Rick  Davis
Rick Davis
answered on Feb 9, 2022

That is not true. You should be permitted to see everything in your file at any time.

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Texas on
Q: Exceptions to Workers’ Compensation Immunity

I got ran over by a garbage truck and the person drug test came back positive for cocaine the same day and he got fired. Would that fall into intentional tort because he knew what he was doing was wrong and he could injury someone while driving high, especially a commercial vehicle?

Kiele Linroth Pace
Kiele Linroth Pace
answered on Feb 8, 2022

Filing a lawsuit to recover damages is not a matter of criminal law.

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: I have a question about the possibility of suing my apartment for negligence regarding mold poisoning.

My toilet leaked in June of 2021. I asked the maintenance staff to remediate the problem on 6/28 and nobody came. I asked again on 7/5, reiterating that water was leaking INTO the wall and that mold was beginning to form on the baseboards around the toilet. 9 days later, on 7/14, they finally fixed... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Feb 12, 2022

A Texas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for a week. However, it could be difficult for an attorney ANYWHERE to answer your question. In general, mold cases can be difficult and many law firms are reluctant to take them on. It's more difficult to correlate damages... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Products Liability for Texas on
Q: I saw this case on this shampoo? I am shocked. I have been using this shampoo for years.. I still have some I’m using

I have two bottles of This shampoo ? I need answers my hair has been thinning for years since I started using it …

Justin Charles Roberts
Justin Charles Roberts
answered on Feb 3, 2022

There's always a possibility that you have a case. However, you will want to consider a two key questions: damages and causation. First, as to damages, many personal injury suits have damages such as medical bills, lost income, etc. Therefore, the key question is whether your injury, presuming... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Landlord - Tenant for Texas on
Q: Yes I was hit in by a taxi cab in the crosswalk I want to know what my liability factors are against the tab company
Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on Jan 20, 2022

I hope that you are not seriously injured. Since most injury/accident lawyers will provide you a free, complimentary consultation, I would recommend that you go straight to that route-----use the Find a Lawyer tab and search for injury/accident lawyers in your area, contact a few and meet with... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence, Elder Law and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: If I live with an elderly person and they are harming , neglecting and falsely accusing me of abuse. Can I get in troubl

We are no longer a couple we share different rooms in the same home. She called aps on me several times and self harms herself to say I caused it . She makes herself fall and will sit there without letting any one know she's fallen just to tell them I left her on the floor for hours. , she... Read more »

Kiele Linroth Pace
Kiele Linroth Pace
answered on Jan 18, 2022

You can be arrested and charged with a felony if a law enforcement officer believes that you physically hurt an elderly person, or that you neglected a duty to prevent them being hurt. The safest thing is to remove yourself from the situation.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: If a disclaimer is legitimate for the liability of a guardian

An adult takes a minor that is not their child to a trip. Would a disclaimer with the minor's guardian make sure that the adult is not responsible for any accident happen during the trip?

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jan 3, 2022

A Texas attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for two weeks. As a general matter nationwide, some courts tend to frown upon certain types of injury disclaimers from the standpoint of public policy, despite the fact that they are used. You can continue to await a response here, but... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: Memorandum and the monroe doctrine proves I am heir to the Louisiana territory and gulf of Mexico . Right?

I am Robert Allen clark II my great great great grandfather was red cloud rev john clark and I'm crazy horse II .is that enough proof ?

Teri A. Walter
Teri A. Walter
answered on Dec 16, 2021

The short answer is no. Being related to someone in the past is not at all sufficient to show your ownership of any property. For example, I'm related to my grandmother, but I certainly do not own the house she used to own before she died.

1 Answer | Asked in Libel & Slander and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: What does the Continuing Tort Doctrine apply to and how can it be used successfully?
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jan 6, 2022

A Texas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for five weeks. As a GENERAL matter, the continuing tort doctrine arises when wrongful acts continue to inflict damages until they cease. But you must consult with a Texas attorney on this because different jurisdictions could rely... Read more »

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