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camp lejeune water contamination

Sara Papantonio came onto Cut to the Chase: to discuss all the details of the Camp Lejeune case. One of the unique components of this litigation is the initial phase which requires those that believe they were injured or died as a result of the water contamination to file administrative claims with the Navy JAG […]

baby powder

While many of us have danced the Texas 2 Step, I am not talking about the country dance step. Instead I am referring to a controversial bankruptcy procedure used recently by Johnson & Johnson in response to the 40,000 lawsuits filed againt J & J involving people allegedly injured or killed by baby powder. On Cut […]

Car Accidents and Pre-existing Injuries

You’ve spent time recovering and coping with an injury only to have a car accident aggravate it and cause pain all over again. This situation is unfortunately far too common. The injury is suddenly back at the forefront of your life, and you’re making doctor visits, coping with pain, and possibly undergoing more surgery. You […]

Defective Products in the Workplace

Employees who are injured at work may be entitled to workers’ compensation which provides payment for medical bills and time lost from work. However, if the work injury was caused by a defective product, the injured worker may be able to pursue a third-party claim against the manufacturer or distributor of the product. If you’ve […]

Protect Your Family From Recalled Products

You may have a product liability claim if a defective product causes an injury. Most products on the market are safe for use. However, there are some products that are dangerous and defective and shouldn’t be on the market. Once a product is deemed dangerous, the manufacturer has an obligation to pull it from store […]

Accidents With Delivery Drivers

There is an increased number of delivery drivers on the road with the popularity of services such as Doordash, GrubHub, and UberEats. More delivery drivers mean more accidents. An accident with a delivery driver is different from any other motor vehicle accident because there are insurance issues to sort out. You may want the help […]

5 Delayed Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore After an Accident

Car accidents are traumatic experiences, and everyone reacts differently when they are involved in one. You may walk away from an accident, considering yourself lucky that you weren’t injured. However, not all accident injuries present themselves right away, and the adrenaline caused by the accident can mask symptoms. Here are some delayed symptoms you shouldn’t […]

4 Ways You Can Prepare for Your Deposition

A deposition is a pre-trial testimony that is taken during the discovery process of a case. During a deposition, an opposing attorney will ask you questions, and a court reporter will record your answers. Being deposed can be a scary event, but if you properly prepare, you’ll be ready. Talk to Your Attorney The most […]

What is the Burden of Proof in a Personal Injury Case

In order to win a personal injury case, it is crucial that the plaintiff’s legal team meet the burden of proof. The burden of proof is a legal term that means a certain level of doubt must be overcome in order for a claim to be successful. If the burden of proof is not met […]

New Study Suggests Zantac May Increase the Risk of Some Cancers

In June of 2019, the pharmacy Valisure tested the popular heartburn drug Zantac (ranitidine) and detected high levels of a cancer-causing agent called N-nitrosodimethylamine or NDMA. Since the study was released, thousands of consumers have been concerned that they could develop cancer from the use of Zantac. Now a new study reveals that these concerns […]