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    What To Do If You’ve Been Injured in a Resort or Casino

    Resorts and casinos in Las Vegas, Reno, and other parts of Nevada offer abundant opportunities for pleasure, including shopping, gambling, fine dining, athletics, and shows. Most of the time, guests make plans and fulfill them without problems. But occasionally, things go wrong, and people get hurt or experience other forms of harm. If something happens to you on a visit […]

    Personal Injury for Assault and Battery Victims

    In Nevada, assault and battery are not just crimes. They are also civil wrongs, also known as intentional torts, and they fall under the remit of personal injury law. Intentional torts are wrongs or harms that are deliberately committed by one person against another. When someone is a victim of an assault or battery, they may file a personal injury […]

    What to know about Workers Compensation Laws

    Workplace injuries are to be expected regardless of the industry or occupation. In 2020 alone, Nevada employers reported 29,800 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Workplace injuries can impact more than a worker’s physical well-being. They can also result in very real financial losses and cause unnecessary and unexpected hardships on their family. […]

    How Can I Prove Negligence in a Slip and Fall Case?

    To have a strong valid claim in a slip and fall case, you need to prove that the property owner (or someone the property owner is responsible for) was negligent. That person either failed to make the area safe for visitors or did something to create a hazard that made the area unsafe. You’ll need clear evidence that demonstrates the […]

    Can Punitive Damages Be Awarded in Negligence Cases?

    If you’ve suffered a personal injury that was caused by another person’s negligence, you’ll want to know what kinds of damages you can pursue legally. You may have heard about punitive damages, which are an additional form of compensation for damages beyond your original award. You may be entitled to punitive damages depending on the extent of your injuries. A […]

    How Do Car Insurance Companies Investigate Accident Claims?

    The aftermath of a car accident can be a stressful and confusing time. Car insurance companies play a huge role in the claims process and can add even more stress to your already overwhelming experience. However, if you understand how insurance companies investigate accidents and what questions they’ll ask during their investigation, you’ll have an easier time navigating the claims […]

    How Does Strict Liability Differ From Negligence?

    In short, the key difference between strict liability and negligence is that strict liability does not require proof of negligence on the part of the defendant, while a negligence-based case does require proof. Whether it’s a slip and fall accident, a car accident, or another kind of personal injury case, it’s important to know if you were injured due to […]