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    Tips for Filing a Whiplash Injury Claim Post-Accident

    After a car accident, you should seek immediate medical attention and have an evaluation performed for whiplash. Even if you are not experiencing any pain or symptoms, you could have a serious injury. Minor collisions, even at low speeds, can cause injury to your neck and spine. Therefore, it is best to seek prompt medical attention as soon as possible […]

    When Can You Sue for Lost Wages and Future Earnings in Nevada?

    Calculating damages for a personal injury lawsuit often include lost wages in the total compensation amount. Lost wages can include any money the plaintiff would have earned from the date of the injury or illness until settlement has been accepted or a trial completes. However, there are instances where an attorney may also seek recovery for a plaintiff’s loss of […]

    Understanding Wrongful Death Claims in Nevada

    There is no doubt about the devastation family members will face when they lose a loved one. If the loss was due to medical malpractice or someone’s negligence, it can add a significant amount of grief and confusion to their loss. Nevada has its own set of laws (as do most states) regarding wrongful deaths and how families can seek […]

    Liability for an Injury from a Nightclub Bouncer

    A nightclub employee, as well as the owner, could be held liable for any personal injuries sustained by their patrons, including injuries caused by a nightclub’s bouncer or security personnel. In some situations, security personnel may become aggressive, and while they may have a valid claim for assault, the injured party can still file a lawsuit for their injuries and […]

    Preparing for Your Personal Injury Deposition

    Plaintiffs facing a personal injury deposition may feel nervous and have a multitude of questions. The process can be confusing and it is important that a plaintiff is adequately prepared by their attorney before attending the deposition. What is a Deposition? Depositions are question-and-answer sessions that allow the defendant’s attorney(s) to gather information regarding the case. They will ask the […]

    Daycare Safety Tips for Parents

    Working parents rely on their daycare providers to watch their children, but they also rely on those providers to give their children a safe environment to play in while they are away from their home. From daycare fights to diseases to abuse, there is a lot a parent has to worry about when selecting a daycare for their child. Even […]

    Increase in Traffic Deaths Nationwide is Cause for Concern

    Traffic fatalities happen every day in the United States, although most drivers do not think about it. However, the recent number of fatalities in the nation has increased – and is definitely cause for concern. According to recent data released by the nonprofit National Safety Council (NSC), 2015 could be the deadliest year for drivers since 2007. What the Numbers […]

    Can Trucking Companies Avoid Liability for an Accident?

    Accidents involving tractor trailers, 18-wheelers and other commercial trucks often have devastating consequences. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety as many as one in ten fatal highway accidents involves a commercial truck. With Interstate 15 and other major highways converging on Las Vegas, we unfortunately see numerous fatal truck accidents in our area every year. In most truck […]

    Domestic Violence Laws in Nevada

    As in most states throughout the country, in Nevada, law enforcement officers and prosecutors take domestic violence crimes extremely seriously. While most domestic violence crimes are misdemeanor offenses, individuals who get convicted can still face months of prison time, severe fines, probation, and community service. They can also face restraining orders that prohibit them from having contact with their family, […]

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