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Posted on June 2, 2015

Taking Depositions

The taking of a deposition is one of the most important tools that a personal injury attorney has to win a case and encourage a settlement. A deposition is the pre-trial taking of a persons testimony under oath which is recorded by a court reporter, and sometimes a videographer as well. The deposition usually takes place in an office of one of the lawyers, or the court reporters office. A deposition involves an attorney asking questions of a person, named the witness, and often showing documents to the witness to inquire about those...

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How to find the right personal injury lawyer.

Posted on March 11, 2013

Recently I've had many clients coming to me because they were unhappy with their legal representation. When I inquired how they found their lawyer, it was troublesome hearing their stories. Some were contacted while still recovering in the hospital bed, some were walked by their doctors to a nearby law office, and some were given business cards by workers at hospitals.

There are ethical laws prohibiting lawyers or their agents from soliciting clients while in the hospital. I recommend that all people stay away from these predatory lawyers. There are many ways to find a good personal injury attorney. However, the...

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Hit And Run Accidents Victims Rights In New York

Posted on January 23, 2013

A Brooklyn, New York teenager was killed in a hit-run accident by a van driver with a revoked license, as reported by the NY Post in January, 2012. The driver fled but the police in the vicinity after a chase were able to apprehend the driver. The driver may be defendants in a personal injury lawsuit for negligence.

Further, if the driver was working at the time in his employment, his employer may also be vicariously liable. If the owner of the vehicle was the employer, they may be liable regardless assuming the driver had permission to use the vehicle. If...

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