Atlanta Personal Injury Law Blog

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April 21, 2015

Under Georgia law, a surviving spouse, a child or parents (if there is no spouse or child available) may pursue a wrongful death suit upon the loss of a loved one. Our Atlanta wrongful death lawyers can help put your case together in this difficult time.

If there are no surviving spouses, children or family, the executor of the deceased's estate can file a case on behalf of any next of kin.

There's a lot to know about wrongful death cases, and we understand that trying to... Read More

April 14, 2015

According to many studies, the lifetime costs of a traumatic brain injury can reach upwards of $1 million. Pursuing the compensation you deserve after such an injury is crucial, and that's why you need an experienced Atlanta brain injury lawyer.

$1 million for a single brain injury might seem extraordinary, but the long-term costs of these injuries are truly staggering. Every injury is unique, of course, and your medical needs might be different than those of other victims.

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April 07, 2015

All accidents are serious, as are any resulting injuries. But catastrophic personal injuries are radically different in severity. Watkins, Lourie, Roll & Chance, PC are equipped to help Atlanta-area residents in the aftermath of a devastating personal injury.

You're facing difficult times after a catastrophic personal injury, and you need as much help as you can get. Our personal injury lawyers can assist by:

Connecting you with specialists and medical experts who can provide... Read More
March 26, 2015

As a society, we recognize two competing realities. First, someone who is hurt as a result of another person's negligence deserves some form of compensation for their injuries. Second, it's hardly fair or just for the person responsible to go to prison as a result of simple negligence.

This is where personal injury law comes in. Whether you suffered a motor vehicle accident or some other incident that resulted in a meaningful injury, personal injury law exists to help you in this... Read More

March 19, 2015

Medical malpractice litigation is among the most complicated and difficult fields of legal practice. As such, finding the right Atlanta malpractice lawyer is crucial if you are to have a legitimate chance of pursuing the justice and compensation to which you are entitled.

The crucial element to look for in a malpractice lawyer is experience. And not just generalized legal experience- you need an attorney with a proven track record of success in medical malpractice litigation.

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March 12, 2015

Our Atlanta nursing home abuse lawyers are skilled at helping families pursue justice and compensation for elderly relatives who suffered injuries and indignities as a result of neglect and abuse. But prevention is certainly preferable to post-abuse legal action.

The first step you can take begins even before your loved one begins his or her residency in a nursing home. Do your research. The internet contains an invaluable treasure trove of information on just about every Atlanta-area... Read More

March 05, 2015

Our Atlanta defective product lawyers always urge victims to retain the product that hurt them, whether it's a defective toy, vehicle part or medical device. This is vital for the future of your product liability case.

Of course, you should never hold on to a product that presents a danger to you and your family. If a product is a fire hazard or in any way threatens your health and wellbeing, you should absolutely dispose of it.

That said, keeping the product can prove... Read More

February 26, 2015

You've just experienced an auto accident. You're a little shaken up, but you don't feel hurt. Everything seems to be in good working order. No need to worry about going to the hospital, right?

 

Wrong, sadly. You should always seek medical attention after any auto accident. That's the advice our accident injury lawyers provide to friends, colleagues and prospective clients alike.

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February 16, 2015

Medical restraints can serve a valuable purpose in nursing homes. There's no denying that many nursing home residents suffer from conditions that make it difficult for them to hold still during needed medical treatments.

 

However, Watkins, Lourie, Roll & Chance, PC's Atlanta nursing home abuse lawyers have seen just how these restraints can be mis-used and abused. This mis-use can cause... Read More

February 09, 2015

Because of the federal government's size and the amount of money it can bring to bear on certain problems, it is a tempting target for fraudsters. The False Claims Act, initially passed during the Civil War, imposes financial penalties on companies that defraud federal programs.

 

It is the government's chief weapon against fraudsters, and it is also the chief way by which whistleblowers protect... Read More

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