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5 Things to Know Before Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit

Personal injury law or personal injury litigation is a term used to describe the organization of civil law that allows those who have been physically harmed and suspect someone else caused the harm, to pursue legal compensation against the offending party for their actions. The primary legal objective of filing […]

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What Is a Catastrophic Injury and How Can a Lawyer Help You

Personal injury law or personal injury litigation is a comprehensive term to label the organization of civil law, which allows those who have been physically harmedpursue legal compensation against the offending party due to their wrongful actions. The legal objective of personal injury is to bring the harmed person back […]

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House of Representatives Passes New Boating Laws

As the 116th Congress came to an end, maritime and boating laws were one of many topics discussed at  this year’s National Defense Authorization Act, or NDAA. This legislation is passed to specify the annual budget and expenditures for the U.S. Department of Defense while creating policies for how the […]

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David, Goliath and The Atlantic Divide of Defamation Law

Earlier this month, a 64-year old British expat, a private individual and keen amateur scuba diver took on America’s flashiest and most outspoken playboy billionaire in a heavily publicised defamation claim, and the billionaire won. Bringing the case in California, Vernon Unsworth, the Claimant, sought damages in relation to a […]

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4 Clear Signs of a Quality Criminal Lawyer in Australia

In Australia, before a lawyer can practice law, they must first be admitted as a lawyer of the Supreme Court of an Australian State or Territory. The second prerequisite is the proof of a practicing certificate issued in an Australian jurisdiction such as Sydney, Perth, etc. Australian barristers are organized […]