It is possible, but unlikely unless you have some type of valid defense such as duress or unconscionability. That said, I recommend asking the attorney and/or firm that is representing you in this matter, as they are in the best position to answer your questions due to their implied knowledge of...Read more »
First, you need to consult a lawyer as a medical malpractice case can be one of the most expensive and complicated types of Personal Injury cases. In terms of the medical bills you should contact the providers directly and either submit it through your health insurance if available or work...Read more »
You can certainly file a lawsuit based on the facts provided, but the viability of prevailing and recovering on the lawsuit are dependent on specific facts that are not provided here, such as the nature of you getting dragged out and if you were resisting with the individual.
I ended up in ER, school nurse promised that district will cover my bills and made us fill reimbursement form. School denied paying any bills incurred, what can I do now? I am stay at home mom and don’t have money to pay the bills almost $1000.
It depends on very specific details surrounding the injury and whether or not a party was negligent. That being the case, I recommend you organize everything in your possession relevant to this matter, including all medical records, and consult with a personal injury lawyer for a consultation.
It is possible that the store could be at fault, but it depends on very specific facts that are not provided here. As such, I recommend organizing everything in your possession related to this matter, including pictures and medical records, and consulting with an attorney individually for a...Read more »
I ordered food from a popular chain restaurant by my house. Upon opening a container, on my first bite I swallowed a small sharp piece of plastic. And began choking. I panicked, as I was home alone, and was able to throw my stomach into a table and force the piece out. My throat hurts a tremendous... Read more »
Although traumatic, the injuries you describe are likely not severe enough to justify filing a lawsuit against the restaurant. That said, I certainly recommend following up with a doctor ASAP to determine whether or not there is more damage than seems apparent. The longer you wait, the less...Read more »
When I arrived for his discharge, I found Dad in bed alone in his room complaining of horrible R hip pain. When I tried to have him sit, then stand to get in a wheelchair to leave, he was completely unable & began to shake & scream in pain. At this point it was obvious he had a severe... Read more »
My most sincere apologies that you and your family have to go through this, as it certainly could be considered a case of neglect. That said, it is a very fact specific determination, and is dependent on notice the nursing home had, the nature of the fall, as well as whether or not it exercised...Read more »
Yes, assuming you were not at fault, you can still sue the other driver personally for damages. That said, recovering from a judgment is a different story, as you will have to make sure the at-fault driver has enough assets where it makes economic sense to pursue a lawsuit against him or her. As...Read more »
I end up having a musclarskeleton on my left side neck andshoulder and arm i went to hostipal and seeing my doctor been on meds for pass two weeks now i need therapy bills coming in what I need to do its been reported to pace bus i haven't heard from them
I am sorry to hear about your injuries. I highly recommend you continue getting the treatment you need, and consult with an attorney individually as soon as possible. You will not be taken seriously by the bus company until you do, trust me I have represented multiple clients in very similar...Read more »
Yes you maybe able to hold the hosts of the party liable for your injuries. It really depends on the facts and circumstances of the case. You should talk to a person injury attorney to find out all of your rights. My office as well as many other offices will offer a free consultation by phone or in...Read more »
We hired security for New Years and he began to use excessive force on an intoxicated guest who was not even fighting back and he pushed him into a wall. As he was pushing him in the guest went to shield his face and broke his nose. He is an officer who has many complaints again him including using... Read more »
To those of us who are unfamiliar with the facts, your frequent use of the words "he" and "his" without clarifying who is being referred to each time makes this a confusing question. It's hard to tell if each use of the words refers to the guard or to the guest. I'm...Read more »
I was shopping in a store in IL in the luggage department and they have wrought iron sales signs weighing about 3 lbs that are not anchored down. Another customer happened to knock over the sign as I reaching down to grab a piece of luggage. The sign hit me in the head - I passed out. The acting... Read more »
Yes you have recourse against the store. There maybe a claim for negligence against the store since you made a report the day of the incident. You should speak with an attorney about your possible claim and my office will be happy to speak with you about your claim and there are no fees until you...Read more »
There is not enough information given to respond in a helpful way. What is the nature of the harassment? What is the 17 year old being told not to disclose? Are his parents or guardians aware of this or involved in the process? Has he been given an opportunity to show the document to a lawyer? Is...Read more »
You have a few different options. You can file a claim through your own insurance carrier, or you can go after the other driver personally. Depending on the nature of your claims, you may have other options as well. In any event, I would recommend organizing everything you have in your...Read more »
In regards to a workplace injury, is there anything cited that doctor visits, MRI appointments, physical therapy, etc with a workers' compensation case that places a work on "light duty". What Illinois or Federal mandate states this information?
Yes. If exposure to lead has resulted in health problems, you can successfully file a personal injury lawsuit against whoever is responsible for the contamination. Please contact a lawyer specialized in Environmental Law and they will gladly assist you with recovering financial compensation. They...Read more »
It depends on the specific circumstances surrounding your sons injuries. It may be all of the above depending on how the injuries occurred, or there may not be a valid cause of action against any of the parties. In any event, I would recommend organizing all information relevant to this...Read more »
I assume they had an attorney. If not they need to consult a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn. Generally, the wrongful death claim may be barred, the childs claim for future support and loss of companionship might possibly survive.
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