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What is the Personal Injury Statute of Limitations in Georgia?

A “statute of limitation” is a law that applies to all personal injury cases that are filed in the Georgia civil court system. If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident and suffered an injury, this Georgia law may pertain to your case. Also known as a “time limit,” a statute… read more

What is a Personal Injury Claim?

If you are the victim of any type of damage caused by another person, you may be entitled to compensation. Submitting a personal injury claim is a legal way to make the responsible party liable for these damages. Common examples of personal injury claims include car accidents, slip and falls, dog bites, and medical malpractice…. read more

8 Things You Should Know About Rape

Someone is sexually assaulted or raped in the United States every two minutes. While sexually violent crimes may be prevalent, many misunderstandings continue regarding these crimes and what actually constitutes as rape. Rape is defined as a type of sexual assault that usually involves sexual intercourse or some other form of sexual penetration that is… read more

8 Things You Should Know About Sexual Assault

Sexual assault is defined as an act in which a person touches another person, in a sexual way, without consent. It may include any type of coercion into a sexual act or physically forcing a person to engage in a sexual act against their will. There are many different types of sexual assault, ranging from… read more

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Personal Injury Claims?

Homeowners insurance is a form of property insurance that provides coverage for damages and losses to an individual’s house and assets within the home. With homeowners insurance, you may pay to repair your property or replace belongings that are damaged by theft, fire, or other perils. What many people do not know is that homeowners… read more

Who Pays My Medical Bills After a Car Accident?

If you’ve been involved in a car accident, you may be concerned about medical bills piling up and your inability to pay. Depending on who was found at fault, you may receive compensation for your injuries from the guilty party. However, it’s important to realize that regardless of the circumstances, all medical bills are your… read more

What’s the Difference Between Sexual Assault and Rape?

Read through the news headlines and you’re sure to come across stories of sexual assault and rape. Each year in the United States, there are approximately 321,500 victims (12 years or older) of sexual assault and rape, according to RAINN, the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network. While both sexual assault and rape have similarities,… read more

Should I Get a Lawyer for a Minor Car Accident

You’re driving through an intersection when another driver blows through a stop sign and hits your car. Luckily, no one was catastrophically hurt and the front bumper took the bulk of the impact. Do you even need a lawyer for such a minor accident? Most of the time, the answer is yes. If damages and… read more

8 Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Lawyer Before Hiring

Recovering damages for injuries sustained during an accident can be quite challenging. While you may believe that someone else is accountable due to negligence, it is not always easy to prove this type of claim. Retaining a qualified lawyer to represent and defend your interests is an essential part of the process. Of course, not… read more

Another Crash on 285: A Personal Injury Lawyer’s Perspective on Why

I-285 in Atlanta is referred to by locals as “The Perimeter.”  Merriam-Webster defines “perimeter” as the “outer limits.”  Perhaps in Atlanta The Perimeter should denote the outer limits of the city.  But the reality is that the driving experience on 285 pushes the outer limits of safety.  That’s why most mornings, Atlantans wake up and… read more