A person is hired to take care of dogs at a breeders place. This person is bitten breaking up a dog fight due to the persons negligence of running dogs together that were known alphas. Does the person have a lawsuit. went to emergency room for stitches.
If we assume you were bitten during the course of your employment, your exclusive remedy as an employee injured during the course of your employment is a claim pursuant to the Workers Compensation laws of Wisconsin. If your employer has no Workers Compensation coverage, you may be able to pursue a...Read more »
Did you contact an attorney?If they are at fault you should get something. If you served them and are part way in, an attorney might take it on depending on the case. Members of the Wisconsin Assn for Justice give free consultations--why not call one of them now?
You would have to ask a Cuban lawyer that, but being a socialist state I wouldn't hold my breath. However if the driver was a fellow American, you may sue that driver in the state and county where they live.
A final possibility exists. If the driver has no insurance, and if you can...Read more »
Depends on the nature of the surveillance. The American Civil Liberties Union has a guide to freedom of information requests which would be one starting place.Proving it's the government and not a private investigator is a different thing, but FOI requests would be a starting place. Do...Read more »
My school is 2 levels and I'm on crutches for 6 weeks. The school has no handicap accessibility whatsoever no elevator or ramps. My classes are switching from 1 floor to the other. If I fall down those stairs is the school at fault?
A property owner, business, or government entity may be liable if there is some kind of negligence or construction defect. Your fact pattern may be some kind of ADA issue or complaint. Contact a local attorney with experience in ADA issues.
Family paid for newspaper publication of obituary. Subsequently and without knowledge or consent of family, funeral home repurposed obituary for commercial purposes which led to mother's picture being published on Googleimages
Talk to a local intellectual property lawyer about this.
Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to...Read more »
I had a slip and fall at Walgreen's. No broken bones. I have been cooperating with Walgreen's claim department, Sedgwick. I sent in my medical records and bills. A rep from Sedgwick offered me one thousand dollars and I would like to file a small claim on my own.
Yes, that's what small claims court is for. A defendant in a slip and fall case isn't strictly liable. You would still have to prove that Walgreen's was somehow negligent. So perhaps they are offering you the $1 K just to cut their losses with respect to what they perceive as a nuisance suit.
My son is a B and A student but is under continued harassment from the Dean of all people from the college from which he attends. he's one of the smartest students there but is upset with the mindset of the Dean acting like this, degrading his heritage.
You have not given enough facts here for a solid determination. The best thing to do is have a full discussion with an attorney who handles these types of cases. I am sure there is much more to this story than you have written here, in just a few sentences. In order to find out if there even is a...Read more »
I had an outdoor party at my parents house for co-workers at work. One of my co-workers had followed behind me into the house which I was unaware of at the time. I had my dog in the house at the time which all the quest there new as the dog had been barking at the window. when the person came in... Read more »
The insurance company might be able to refuse to continue to insure if you don't do as they ask, but if the claim is covered by your brother's policy they have to pay, whether or not the dog is killed.
If you were injured at work you could file a work comp claim. If your injury at work was the fault of a co-worker, such as a foreman, normally it would be a work comp case but there are exceptions. A full analysis would have to be done. Feel free to call or email a work comp lawyer such as myself....Read more »
You may have claims you could make against your friend, his insurer, the dock instalation company, its insurer, and possibly the manufacturer of the dock or its insurer. I would be happy to talk to you about the case at my office or by phone.
Your question leaves out a lot. Anyone can sue for anything pretty much. It is up to you to defend the allegations. Broadly speaking, you will want to show that you have no liability for any injuries the person sustained and also be ready to argue about the fair measure of damages if the...Read more »
Most of the time when you see a settlement or a verdict like that it is an insurer who pays part or all of the amount. If there is no insurance for the loss, the village would need to raise the funds by selling assets or taxing residents. In certain special circumstances, a munitipality will...Read more »
Typically, an injury case (civil case) can be instituted before a criminal case is concluded. Depending on the case and the facts, some attorneys would recommend that the criminal case be concluded before starting the civil case in order to allow the facts and information to be developed by the...Read more »
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