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Recent Posts in Damages Category

  • What is the Value of My Case?

    Posted By Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. || 11-Feb-2016

    By: Allan M. Siegel Clients and prospective clients frequently ask what their personal injury case is worth. Unfortunately, it is a very difficult question to answer. First of all, if you were just injured, and are still receiving treatment for the injury, it is too early to ask this question. There are a wide variety of factors that determine the value of your personal injury claim. These factors ...
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  • 1. What are the available insurance coverages? Many people do not understand the insurance coverages available to them and as a result they frequently do not obtain all of the insurance they need. We will review some of the abbreviations used by insurance companies to eliminate the confusion. "BI" stands for "bodily injury." Bodily injury coverage provides insurance in the event that you are at ...
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  • Chantix: Suicide Risk Higher Than Expected

    Posted By bierachin || 19-Mar-2012

    A new study has found that Chantix is eight time more likely to result in reports of suicidal behavior or depression compared to nicotine-replacement products. The findings contradict those of the FDA that found Chantix did not increase the risk of being hospitalized for psychiatric problems such as depression. The authors of this new study stated that the FDA hospitalization studies were flawed ...
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  • Our client was driving through an intersection when the Defendant, who was driving in the opposite direction, attempted a left turn in front of our client without yielding the right of way. Their two vehicles collided, and our client was injured with strains to his neck, back, and ankle. Our client suffered losses of several thousands of dollars in medical bills and lost wages, as well as lasting ...
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  • Compensatory Damages

    Posted By Page1Admin || 20-Jan-2011

    There are basically two types of damages for which an individual can recover, compensatory damages and punitive damages. Compensatory damages in a personal injury case involve compensating the carelessly injured party for personal injuries that they sustained depending on their extent and duration, whether they are permanent, the extent to which they affect the overall physical and mental ...
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  • Damages

    Posted By Page1Admin || 19-Jan-2011

    An individual can recover for damages for bodily injury even though the person may have a preexisting condition or a susceptibility to injury. What that means is that the wrongdoer does not benefit from the fact that the individual that they carelessly caused an injury to happened to be very old, frail, or had preexisting conditions or diseases (such as arthritis) which make them particularly ...
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