New York State: A number of discussions on traversing on frozen water exist. The DEC discusses safety issues for recreation users like anglers. The Parks and Recreation statutes discuss the use of snowmobiles. The NYS Snowmobile association discusses training, risks, and safety measures that a... Read more »
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I'm not hearing any specific facts in your situation. As a general rule a person chosing their route is responsible for it's safety. Unless there is a need to go across frozen water they would be harmed. Look at the Restatement...Read more »
I recall coming across case law in either a wrongful death case or medical malpractice case where the plaintiff(s) were awarded for emotional distress resultant from having to choose direct cremation of their loved one instead of burial (their preferred method of disposition).
The bullying behavior - which likely started because I told the professor in question not to hit me (it was done playfully, not in aggressively) - occurred from Oct through Dec 2017, and my failed attempts to get university admin to take actions against him/assure me that they took actions against... Read more »
Unlikely. For your PTSD suggest you try EMDR if you haven't--it's quite effective. It is very tough to prove bullying and in a collegiate system you are an adult, can decide to bag the class, ask the school for a refund, and get a professor that acts like a human being. By the way, I hope you...Read more »
Depends on what you mean by represent. Under some state rules you may advise them but would have to refer them to another attorney for litigation. Under some state rules you can't . Delaware, for instance, goes after Pennsylvania lawyers ---or tries to--if they advertise in Pennsylvania for people...Read more »
90 days from then. There may be exceptions--if you are over the time limit but they were aware of it you may have an out. Contact a member of the NYState Trial Lawyers Assn in your county immediately--as in today! They give free consults.
I received a letter from the insurance company whom in which is paying the settlement stating that they sent the payment to my lawyer on the 21st of December. Which I believe my lawyer should have received by now, however he hasn't contacted me yet. Could this be because of the holidays or could he... Read more »
Rear-ended by an elderly driver who made no attempt to stop, and was clearly negligent. Luckily we were not physically hurt but the accident has placed a great deal of stress, impacting my husbands already inflated blood pressure. The at-fault insurance company has been difficult to work with and... Read more »
You could consult with attorneys in your area to explore if they would handle the matter on a basis that would be cost-effective for you. It sounds like the matter involves property damage only, which is good because no one was hurt, but that could make it more difficult to find representation....Read more »
In these cases, the damages are generally related to the severity of the harm. In that vein, similar to negligence-based personal injury cases, a court would examine the nature of injuries and disabilities, with a major factor being whether they are temporary or permanent.
Night of 10/14/18 once we arrived home from Mc'Donalds my son put his drink in the refrigerator before bed he went to grab his drink by the time he was finishing his drink he was screamy due to somthing slimy on his tongue pulled it out his straw and it was a large worm. I contacted the franchise... Read more »
You have an unsafe workplace. If your union won't do anything about it I suggest you contact a member of the NYState Trial Lawyers Assn who handles employment issues. You may have to try a number. Try the National Employment Law Project: https://www.nelp.org/
This is about a real estate fraud case ,where a person who had 2 lawsuits against them 1 for fraud sold a building that was not solely theirs to a developer corp,who then used their attorneys to help the person who commited fraud to force a win that ended up hurting the victim of multiple crimes... Read more »
Years of court dates, depositions, and medical bills a judge awarded me a settlement . I went to the Town Clerk and Sherrifs Department, spent approximately $500 with the hopes that all the information I provided was correct. A few weeks later I find out that the person the judgement was against... Read more »
Unfortunately, no. There is an automatic stay in place which means you can no longer go after them. That's assuming that he/she has the automatic stay. You can try to make a motion to lift it but it is highly unlikely that a judge would life it. Unfortunately if he gets a discharge you can no...Read more »
Hi, I have been involved in an accident and after filling the lawsuit I received a settlement offer from insurance company(I am OK with the offer and not looking for more). I signed the offer but I told that I have to sign the following before receiving the check:
I feel humiliated. I am raising 2 special needs young adults. I am alone i have no one. Period. I took the time off work. Waited an entire month to have the procedure. The injury took place in May. I checked in, vital signs, undressed and waited for 4 hrs. When the anesthesiologist showed up.. She... Read more »
Yes, because they are worried you will pass out due to late effect of anesthesia or surgery, hit your head and then they will be sued. In fact your preop said you needed a ride home. That is standard practice even for root canal.
So I wouldn't feel humiliated. You just need to have a cab,...Read more »
Yes, but symptoms that accompany motor vehicle accident injuries generally present themselves relatively soon after an accident. Medical records would need to be examined to help determine what happened.
there are thousands, most in the Court for the County where the person lives or the injury happened. You would need to go to that court and find out what the case name and number is and track it that way.
I am now 64 years old and at the age of 58 was diagnosed with severe Osteoporosis (i was told i have the bones of an 80 year old. I have seen several specialists who have no idea why I should have such a severe case. I do not smoke and i rarely drink. However, Scotia does fluoridate its water... Read more »
These types of cases could be complex, because of the level of scientific and medical expertise required. If you yourself are contemplating legal action, a consultation with an attorney could enable you to learn, at the very least, time tables, deadlines, statutes of limitations, and notices of...Read more »
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