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    6 Reasons to Attend the Reno Wine Walk (Beyond the Wine)

    The small businesses in the Riverwalk Merchants Association host a monthly Wine Walk on the third Saturday. The walk begins at any designated starting point when you purchase the tickets. Buy tickets online using the organization’s website two days before the event, or get them on the day of the walk. You must be 21 years old to participate and […]

    How many car accidents happen in Las Vegas a day?

    Las Vegas is the most populous city in all of Nevada, so it should be no surprise that there are a lot of cars on the road. The public transportation system is also lacking, meaning most people commute using their own vehicles. This also means that Las Vegas has the highest number of car crashes in the state. But how […]

    What is product liability?

    Dangerous or flawed products cause many injuries to people each year. You, as a consumer, can protect yourself when you sustain an injury due to a faulty product from a company. Our De Castroverde Personal Injury & Accident Lawyer team wants to help you understand product liability, including your rights to protect yourself. What Is Product Liability? Product liability refers […]

    Should you hire an attorney for a motorcycle accident?

    Motorcyclists face greater dangers on the road than their counterparts in passenger cars. Per vehicle miles traveled, motorcyclist fatalities were 29 times more common than fatalities for passenger car occupants in 2019. In that year, motorcycles accounted for just 3% of all vehicles in the U.S., yet motorcyclists made up 14% of all traffic fatalities. If you’re involved in a […]

    How to get an acquittal

    When accused of a crime, nearly every defendant hopes for an acquittal that will allow them to return to their former lives and attempt to move forward from the strain and challenges of the situation. If the prosecutor fails to adequately make their case, you may be able to get an acquittal that absolves you of the charge. An acquittal […]

    4 Neighborhoods in the Bay Area You’d Love

    The San Francisco Bay Area is in Northern California, and it’s home to cable cars, Victorian-style homes, and the Golden Gate Bridge. Here, you can enjoy tasty gourmet food and Napa wine. Whether you’ve lived here for years, you’re new to the city, or you’re considering moving to the area, here are four neighborhoods in the Bay Area you’d love […]

    Most Common Causes of Medical Malpractice

    When you or a loved one are injured, feeling unwell, or in need of treatment for a chronic illness, you trust that your medical provider will give you the best care so that you can recover as quickly as possible. And while most healthcare experiences are routine and result in an improvement in your condition, unfortunately, that is not always […]

    Are Wrongful Death Settlements Taxable?

    Wrongful death settlements are generally non-taxable, according to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Since a wrongful death settlement is considered an allocation for physical injuries and sickness, it is exempt from most taxes. However, certain exceptions may apply in the case of punitive damages and other losses. If you aren’t sure whether any of your wrongful death settlement is taxable, […]

    Consequences of Gross Negligence in a Personal Injury Case

    If you are injured due to someone else’s actions, your personal injury case may include charges for gross negligence. Gross negligence occurs when a person so recklessly fails in their duty of care that they seem to knowingly risk others’ safety. The consequences of gross negligence in a personal injury case vary depending on the facts of the case. Typically, […]

    How Many People Die From Car Accidents Every Year in the US?

    With approximately 46,000 fatal crashes on US roads each year, according to the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT), car accidents are one of the leading causes of death for Americans under age 55. Many factors contribute to these fatal crashes on US roadways, and many such fatalities are preventable. If you lost a loved one in a car […]