Creating a Successful Relationship With Your Lawyer

Lost Your Lawsuit? What You Need To Know About What Comes Next

When you’ve been injured been injured because of someone else’s actions and you decide to hire a firm like Dunnigan & Messier P.C. to go through with a lawsuit against them, the idea of losing the case may be difficult to contemplate. You may not even want to think too much about it, because you […]

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Paying Off Your Mortgage: A Look At Short Sales And Ways To Avoid Or Handle A Short Sale Deficiency Judgment

The average mortgage in the summer of 2012 for Americans was just a little under $950 a month. This does not include the annual expenses of property taxes and insurances. It is no wonder that most Americans are having difficulties paying off their mortgage. If you are having problems paying your mortgage off, opting for […]

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What Changes Could Be Coming To Florida’s Workers Compensation Law?

Unless you’ve recently been injured on the job, you probably haven’t given much thought to your employer’s workers compensation coverage or your state’s workers compensation laws. However, those who are employed in Florida may see some changes in the way workers compensation benefits are determined if a current court case is successful in declaring a […]

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Three Ways Around The Workers’ Comp Exclusivity Clause

In many states, employees who are hurt on the job are subjected to an exclusivity clause that says they can only collect compensation for their injuries by submitting claims through their employers’ workers’ compensation insurance. This means employees are barred from filing personal injury lawsuits against their employers for injuries sustained in the workplace. However, […]

Can You Hold The City Liable For Injuries From Police Dog Bites?

It’s not unusual for law enforcement officers to use dogs to help them apprehend suspects. Unfortunately, it’s also not unusual for people targeted by police dogs to sustain serious—and sometimes fatal—injuries as a result of either the bite and hold technique used by these animals to immobilize individuals or more generalized attacks. If you or […]

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4 Ways To Protect Your Business From A Personal Injury Lawsuit

When it comes to things that can be incredibly stressful for you and can force your business’ bottom line to become a bit wonky, there are few things as damaging as a personal lawsuit injury. A personal lawsuit injury stems from when you can be held liable due to negligent behavior on your behalf. For […]

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Back To School Injuries: Do You Have A Case?

As children flood the halls of schools for a new year of learning, it’s inevitable that some type of injury will occur. If a child does get injured on school grounds, the type of injury could delay their learning, cause them to miss a lot of school, and require extensive rehabilitation. In cases like this, […]

What Happens When Your Child’s Other Parent Becomes Disabled After Divorce?

Divorce can be financially and emotionally stressful for both parties involved, regardless of the cause. Splitting from a single household into two can bring with it a number of additional costs — and even with regular child support payments, it can be difficult to maintain the same standard of living you had before if you’re […]

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Delayed Diagnosis: When Honest Mistakes Become Legal Matters

As a patient, you trust your doctor to provide timely, accurate help for your medical issues. However, since you’re not a medical professional, you often have to rely on the opinion and expertise of your doctor to know when you need help. That means if your doctor either takes too long to diagnose an issue or […]

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What Should You Know About Your Underwater Mortgage And Bankruptcy?

If you’re one of the nearly 10 million Americans whose home lost so much value during the Great Recession it’s still worth less than you owe, you may be considering one of several options to help you free yourself from this burden. You may not want the credit hit (and black mark against you as […]

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