DEFAMATION LAWSUITS: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

DEFAMATION LAWSUITS: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

When you hear the words “personal injury,” what do you think of? Most people think that personal injuries refer to physical injuries – those resulting from car accidents, motorcycle wrecks, painful falls, and nursing home neglect. While that’s true, you might not realize that the term “personal injury” also encompasses a very different kind... READ MORE

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWSUITS IN ARKANSAS

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWSUITS IN ARKANSAS

Few things are more distressing than when a medical procedure or operation, which you expected to improve your health, actually makes things worse. While the majority of medical professionals (a term which includes physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, and more) are both skilled and conscientious, they do sometimes make mistakes. If you or someone you... READ MORE

PLAY BALL: SPECTATOR INJURIES AT SPORTS EVENTS

PLAY BALL: SPECTATOR INJURIES AT SPORTS EVENTS

For many people, summer means one thing: baseball. After all, it is called the great “American pastime.” The popcorn, the peanuts, the smell of freshly-cut grass and the feeling of sunshine on your shoulders…what could be better? But sometimes, an evening at the ballpark doesn’t go as planned. There are moments when foul balls... READ MORE

6 CELL PHONE “DO’S AND DON’TS” FOR YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CASE

6 CELL PHONE “DO’S AND DON’TS” FOR YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CASE

Just as you’re daydreaming about driving a cute yellow Jeep Wrangler like the one in your rearview mirror, CRASH! You were rearended coming to a stop at the red light. Good news: You took pictures of the scene with your cell phone while waiting for the police to come. Bad news: With so many ways to... READ MORE

A MEDICAL LIEN WAS FILED AGAINST ME – NOW WHAT?

A MEDICAL LIEN WAS FILED AGAINST ME – NOW WHAT?

When you’re in the midst of a personal injury claim and receive an intimidating letter telling you that your medical provider or insurer has filed a lien on your case, you may have questions. With confusing terminology like “lien,” “subrogation,” and “wage garnishing” floating around out there, a quick Google search may leave you... READ MORE

9 MISTAKES TO AVOID AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT

9 MISTAKES TO AVOID AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT

Ask anyone who’s been involved in a car accident: it’s overwhelming. You may be dealing with a damaged car, injured passengers, or injuries of your own. You’ll be asked to make a lot of decisions in a short period of time. It’s difficult to be prepared because you can’t exactly schedule a car crash... READ MORE

WHEN CAN I USE MED PAY COVERAGE IN ARKANSAS?

WHEN CAN I USE MED PAY COVERAGE IN ARKANSAS?

Do you have your car insurance policy handy? Go ahead and pull it out, or pull it up on that insurance app you have on your phone (isn’t technology amazing?). We’ll wait. Ok, scan or scroll on down toward the bottom. You’re looking for the words “Medical Payments Coverage” or “Personal Injury Protection.” Found... READ MORE

SHOULD YOU ACCEPT THAT SETTLEMENT OFFER FOR YOUR PERSONAL INJURY?

SHOULD YOU ACCEPT THAT SETTLEMENT OFFER FOR YOUR PERSONAL INJURY?

A few weeks after another driver rear-ended you at a stoplight, you file a personal injury claim for the injuries you’ve experienced and medical bills that are piling up. One day, the phone rings. It’s the insurance adjuster calling with good news: they’re ready to make a settlement offer. The adjuster gives you a... READ MORE