Traumatic Brain Injuries Due to a Motorcycle Accident

Motorcycle accidents can often lead to the rider experiencing brain trauma and life-long changes to their mental and physical abilities. There are prevention strategies a rider can utilize to help keep them out of harm’s way while on the road. If a motorcyclist suffers from a traumatic brain injury because of an accident, emergency medical attention is needed right away. …

What if my dad died outside of Texas but has property located in Texas?

If your family member died with a fully executed Will but was domiciled in a state other than Texas, but has real or personal property in Texas, there are a few options available to you:     You must admit the Will for probate in the state the decedent was residing at the time of the death. When recording the Will in …

Top 3 Knee Injuries in Personal Injury Cases

In the event that you have recently had to deal with a knee injury, you are well aware of the pain and irritation that a knee injury can cause. Knee injuries are one of the most common types of personal injuries, especially in the event that you fall victim of a car accident. A knee injury can be complicated because …

The Power of Attorney – Weapon of Mass Destruction?

The Power of Attorney form is a misnamed document. It actually has nothing to do with being an attorney. It is a document in which one person authorizes another person to act in place of him (or her) for one or more purposes. A licensed probate lawyer Coeur d’Alene ID residents can rely can explain this in more detail but …

Hit and Run While Walking Down the Street

According to the AAA foundation for traffic safety, take approximately 1500 lives every single year. While many victims of hit and runs are pedestrians, drivers and vehicle passengers can also be injured. If you were involved in an accident with a driver who fled the scene, it is important that you know what to do. The steps you take immediately …

The importance of communicating with your attorney

Lack of communication can destroy any relationship. This holds even truer when you hire an attorney.  I am listing ten ways to facilitate communicating with your attorney: Although you can communicate with your attorney as often as needed, it is best to keep a list of all issues that you wish to discuss to make your communication more productive. We …

Tips for Riding a Motorcycle Safely

There are a number of reasons for why people like riding motorcycles. It can be an enjoyable way to get to where you need to go that gives many an experience of feeling one with the open road. Despite this, you could put yourself at risk for serious injury if you are not careful. The following tips can help you …

What is a Life Estate Deed?

        A life Estate Deed is simply the transfer of the ownership of real property that is the subject of the Deed to one or more persons commonly known as the “remainderman”, while retaining ownership of a life estate in the property by the person transferring the property. The person transferring the property is the “life tenant” and simply means …

When a Personal Injury Lawsuit Turns Into a Wrongful Death Suit

Philadelphia personal injury lawyer, Brent Wieand, has handled hundreds of personal injury cases in his career. In this article, Brent talks about the unique and unfortunate circumstance when a personal injury lawsuit turns into a wrongful death lawsuit. Personal injury lawsuits are claims for injuries that were caused by another person’s negligence or carelessness. Personal injury claims are often brought …

Working with an Insurance Company Following a Motorcycle Accident

If you are a motorcyclist who has been injured in an accident due to the fault of another, you will have many questions about the road that lies ahead. This is especially true if you decide that filing a personal injury claim against the person responsible is in your best interest. Enlisting the help of a personal injury attorney will …