Damages For Sexual Abuse Injury Claim, And Who Should Pay Them
26 January 2018
Aside from facing a criminal case, a sexual abuse perpetrator may also face a civil case (in pursuit of injury damages) from the victim. If you are pursuing such a case, here are some of the damages you should include in your quest:
Although sexual abuse doesn't always involve physical injuries, some do result in physical injuries, and it is not just about rape. For example, you can get injured if a sexual predator slaps you or pushes you; you can even get injured while trying to run away from the perpetrator.
Nursing Home Abuse Is A Growing Problem: Proactive Advice To Help You Protect Your Loved Ones
12 January 2018
Instances of all types of nursing home abuse are a growing problem. Reports of negligence, mistreatment, theft, medical malpractice, and even sexual and physical abuse arise all too frequently in facilities of all sizes. While most nursing homes have policies in place to try and keep their residents safe from all types of abuse and mistreatment, the problem is compounded by the fact that elderly or disabled residents may be unable to report or ward off attempts to mistreat them.
Is It True Your Ex Can Use Your Mental Illness To Request Supervised Visitation?
6 January 2018
About 1 out of every 5 Americans struggle with mental illness, and the stigma surrounding it is often a source of trouble for those affected. If you're in a custody battle with your ex and you suffer from mental illness, one unfortunate thing that can happen is your ex can use your condition to obtain a supervised visitation order against you. Here's how this can happen and what you can do to defend against it.
3 Reasons To Hire A Personal Injury Attorney
16 November 2017
A personal injury attorney is the most important resources that you can utilize after you have been injured in pretty much any type of accident through no fault of your own. Listed below are just a few of the many reasons to hire a personal injury attorney for your case.
They Can Take Care Of All Of The Insurance Company Negotiations
The best reason to have a personal injury attorney representing you is that they can take care of all of the insurance company negotiations, which is very useful because insurance companies do tend to have quite a few attorneys working for them that can often intimidate people that are representing themselves.