McDonald’s Hot Coffee Lawsuit

Ahhhhh, the infamous case of the hot McDonald’s coffee. Everyone has heard of it. The hot coffee, which spilled in 1992, has become something of folklore in United States culture. Most people know two facts about the case: A woman spilled hot McDonald’s coffee on herself. She sued and was awarded $2.7 million. If only legal proceedings were that simple. …

Important Witnesses in Personal Injury Cases

Each year in the United States, a large number of people are seriously injured or killed in motor vehicle accidents. The National Safety Council reports that an estimated 38,300 people were killed in traffic accidents in 2015 and another 4.4 million were seriously injured. When a person is involved in an accident, he or she may not be thinking ahead …

Financing a Personal Injury Lawsuit

  Filing a personal injury lawsuit can get you some money to compensate you for what you’ve been through. Unfortunately, this process can take several months and sometimes even years. Several options can help you get by while you wait for your payout. You’ll Need Money to Live On The primary goal of a personal injury lawsuit is to get money …