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Why it is Important to Document All of the Details of Your Accident

Whenever anyone is involved in a serious accident, it’s often a confusing and traumatic time. How we remember details during the kind of excited state an accident presents may vary from person to person, but accuracy is most important. Once things have settled down, it’s often true that details become fuzzy or unclear. Or we […]

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Whom to Sue in a Medical Malpractice Claim?

When patients are injured in a hospital it is not always apparent who the responsible party is. Determining who to hold accountable for medical negligence when a patient suffers injuries unnecessarily can be difficult. It is not always as simple as suing the individual directly responsible for negligence or incompetence in your injuries. The fact […]

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When Does Alimony End?

In divorce cases, when spousal support or maintenance is awarded, it is often awarded the lower earning spouse. Oftentimes, those considering divorce wonder as to what circumstances will allow for spousal support to end. Obviously, any obligation to pay spousal support or alimony ends if the spouse in question dies. However, Illinois courts also provide […]

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Do I Need a Temporary Order?

When couples choose to divorce it is often a volatile time. Yet, however, extremely important decisions about separation must often be made quickly. Questions about child custody, visitation, spousal support, and division of assets all loom. But many of these questions cannot be answered legally in a short period of time. Many times, divorce negotiations […]

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Requesting a Temporary Order in the Wake of a Divorce Filing

While getting a temporary order in wake of a divorce petition may be a necessary step to avoid difficult complications when one spouse leaves the family home, the process is still complex. Many spouses are at a loss for what to do or how to proceed if simply coming to a meeting of the minds […]

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Comparative Negligence

Automobile accidents are not always cut and dry. Determining fault in some cases is simple. For instance, quite often when a rear end collision occurs, the driver of the car that initiated contact (the rear vehicle) is typically at fault. That is because in most situations, vehicles are required to maintain a safe distance from […]

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3 Reasons You Need a Personal Injury Attorney in Accident Cases

Dealing with injuries from a car accident can be a very difficult prospect for anyone. Following an accident, your decision-making process can be muddled by worries and fears about recovering from your injuries, time off from work and possible long term troubles that can come from being injured in a car accident. It’s often tempting […]

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When to Hire a Divorce Lawyer

Divorce can be a very contentious, tension filled process. It is often very difficult for both parties in a divorce proceeding to think objectively and communicate effectively. And while many spouses considering divorce should consider getting the counsel of an experienced family law attorney based on the need for strong negotiation skills and understand of […]

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Types of Child Custody

When a couple separates whether through legal separation or divorce, custody of any children of the marriage becomes one of the most important aspects of a court’s decision in legalizing the separation. Every divorce is different and family needs differ as well. Courts have remedies for questions of custody when couples split and understanding the […]

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Medical Malpractice and Diagnostic Testing Errors

Diagnosis errors don’t always stem from a physician’s negligence or incompetence. Sometime errors in diagnostic tests lead to the wrong diagnosis or missed diagnosis. If a physician relies on inaccurate results from a laboratory test or a radiology test that is flawed, their resulting diagnosis or misdiagnosis can put the patient in harm’s way. Typically, […]