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    Product Liability: What Constitutes a Claim in Nevada?

    Thousands of people a year are injured because of faulty products. Product liability cases are brought when a manufacturer is accused of inadequately designing, manufacturing, or marketing their product to the consumer. An experienced attorney can help you recover compensation if you have been a victim of a faulty product. Under product liability law in Nevada, companies have the responsibility to […]

    When to Hire a Lawyer for Dog Bites

    Across the United States, they are in an estimated 50 million households. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) estimates that there is one dog for every four people in our country. As much as we appreciate their companionship, it’s important not to lose sight that dogs are animals and can be unpredictable. They don’t reason like humans and they can […]

    The Most Common Slip and Fall Injuries

    Slips and falls can lead to serious personal injury. While these accidents can affect everyone, more serious injuries can occur to older individuals and those whose bodies are less resilient. There are a variety of factors that can cause a slip and fall accident, and many of them result in damages that can be legally pursued by the injured party. […]

    Reporting a Nursing Home for Neglect

    When individuals require long-term medical care, that care is typically entrusted to a nursing home or assisted living facility. But many people are hesitant about sending their loved ones to a nursing home for fear that they may be neglected. With more than 700 substantiated cases of abuse or neglect in Clark County nursing homes and assisted living facilities in […]

    Steps to Prevent Bicycle Accidents in Spring 2022

    Spring is in the air and many people are ready to enjoy the beautiful weather outside. Whether for exercise, recreation, or traveling to work, there are many reasons why you might choose to ride a bicycle. Whatever the reason you decide to ride a bike, there are important precautions to take in order to keep you safe on the road […]

    Negligence vs. Incompetence in a Personal Injury Case

    In a personal injury case, negligence and incompetence are different standards by which someone may be held liable for another person’s injuries. If someone is negligent, it means that they failed to live up to their duty of care. In the case of incompetence, a person did not have the necessary qualifications to perform the act that caused someone’s accident […]

    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 can become overly aggressive. While they may have a valid claim for assault, the injured party can still file a lawsuit for damages in the […]

    How Long After a Car Accident Can You Claim Injury?

    Car accidents are never easy to experience. At best, they are unnerving; at worst, they are frightening and painful, especially if they lead to severe injuries. The legal process of getting compensation for your injuries or damages to your property can seem confusing, with many unfamiliar procedures and terminology. One of the things you might wonder is how long after […]

    Where Do Pedestrian Accidents Happen Most?

    As a state with several metropolitan areas and significant business and tourist destinations, Nevada sees more than 40 million visitors a year. Reno and Las Vegas are frequent destinations for visitors, incredibly the Strip with its many attractions, including the Bellagio Fountains. These visitors, combined with the already busy Nevada roads, lead to many motor vehicle accidents. Continue reading to […]

    Filing a Personal Injury Claim on Behalf of a Minor

    According to Childstats.gov, about 4,000 children between the ages of 1 and 14 died of injuries from various incidents in 2019, while over 4 million were treated in emergency rooms for non-fatal injuries. Many of those cases are unfortunate accidents, but far too many occur through acts of recklessness, carelessness, or negligence. If your child has been seriously injured, you […]