- August 31, 2017
- Comments Off on Do I Have To File a Car Wreck Report?
Let’s say you are going down I-10 (or more likely stopped) and have a minor collision with another car. Do you have to call and make an accident report? Well in some cases, no. But you should. First, the legal…
- August 24, 2017
- Comments Off on Is Grandma Abused? Get Second Opinion.
Even if you have been turned down by a lawyer in a nursing home case, contact at least one other lawyer. Proving nursing home abuse is not an exact science. If requires a strong knowledge of government regulations and expert…
- August 17, 2017
- Comments Off on Foggy Thinking after a Wreck? Get Help.
If you follow football (and that means most everyone in Alabama), you have heard about the devastating effects of concussions. But you don’t have to be a pro player to suffer. People hurt in traffic accidents can suffer from concussions….
- August 11, 2017
- Comments Off on What Should I Say to Police?
Let me give you some advice on what to say in a legal situation. Mostly, what do you say to police? Some of this is from my legal training but most is just being a good southern boy with a…
- August 4, 2017
- Comments Off on You Can’t Say That. Really!
I see people clutching the First Amendment thinking they can say anything they want. Well, you can’t. This has become more of a problem with the explosion of social media. People will just comment on something whether they know anything…
- July 28, 2017
- Comments Off on Real Law and Fake People
The law has invented people. This is why your grandma’s Last Will and Testament may assume she can still have children. The law has invented these non-existent people to keep the wheels of justice moving. There is usually a…
- July 21, 2017
- Comments Off on New Danger on the Road
Seen more 18-wheelers parked on the off-ramp? It is a growing concern and you could be hurt because of it. Here is the problem: tired drivers cannot find a place to park their big rigs. Federal regulations require that a…
- July 14, 2017
- Comments Off on If I loan my kid the car, can I lose my house?
People often get this one wrong. Here is the reason. They know that their boss can be sued if an employee hits someone with the company car. So they reason that parents can be sued if their son or daughter…
- July 7, 2017
- Comments Off on The Case of the Ticking Clock
Do not wait to seek a solution if you are injured. My partner Bill Eiland and I have preached that for years. It seems so simple to us but yet you will be surprised how many people don’t take action…
- June 30, 2017
- Comments Off on If Hurt In Alabama, Is Worker’s Comp All You Can Get?
Do not rely on your 2nd cousin for information about getting hurt on the job. Really, your cousin may know how to change a sparkplug but he or she is often mistaken on your legal rights. Here is just one…