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Defective Child Safety Seats

For most new parents, a child car seat is among the many necessary items to be purchased. Child car seats are specifically designed to protect children of certain ages from severe injury in the event of an automobile accident. Unfortunately, the child car seat does not always effectively prevent injury to the child, or in…

How Do You Calculate Pain and Suffering in Negligence Cases?

In personal injury claims, when a plaintiff is successful in proving the defendant acted with negligence, acted recklessly, or took part in intentional actions that caused injuries to a victim, damages may be recovered. Damages are classified as either general or special damages, commonly referred to as non-economic and economic damages. General damages further classified…

Medical Records

Medical Records and Your Rights Following a car accident or some other personal injury action an individual will eventually find themselves being treated for their injuries.  In order to substantiate your injuries and pursue your case, your lawyer needs to obtain a copy of your medical records. The process is relatively simple—we will send a…

Social Media and Personal Injury Claims

Social Media There is a plethora of information, among other things, on the world wide web, including the popular and ever growing phenomenon of social media, such as, to name a few, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Pinterest, and Google. According to a 2014 survey by Pew Research Center, 74% of adults frequently use social…

Charlotte Car accident Jury Trial Part 3

We left off talking about the opening statement in a car accident personal injury trial.  This article will focus on the direct and cross examinations of the parties. Direct Examination Direct examination will be the first time the jurors will begin receiving evidence in a case.  If you have watched TV or movies you will…

What is the value of my back injury

About 20 times a day a conversation takes place between a personal injury lawyer of Rosensteel Fleishman and a client regarding the value of their injury claim. This conversation will take place multiple times throughout the life of a claim. However, it is after the initial offer is made and settlement is being discussed that…