Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
William W. Hurst
"Distracted driving is the single most cited reason for car accidents, especially among younger drivers. This means companies who produce products targeted toward younger peoples and especially those of driving age must be extra careful about how their products may their consumers while driving."
Sean M. Cleary
According to IIHS data, 35.000 Americans were killed in 2015 in car accidents, of which 2.939 occurred in Florida.
Andrew R. Young
The top three causes of truck crashes are rear end collisions, lane departures, and rollover accidents.
Joshua W. Glotzer
Across the country, infrastructure is failing
Kelly L. Frey Sr.
It is always important to remember that our world is largely the result of fortunate accidents.
Jeffrey M. Kimmel
Where do the victims of these events turn? Make as many jokes as you’d like, but without lawyers, they’d be on their own. Medical malpractice insurance carriers, using their formidable assets and power, flex their muscles and bully their way through defending these inconvenient “events,” which may affect their bottom line.
Charles R. Lipcon
However, despite the emphasis on a family-friendly environment, one major issue has historically dominated the discussion of cruise ship safety: the presence (or lack thereof) of lifeguards on cruise ships.
Michelle V. Rafter
Plunging prices have decimated energy industry profits and jobs, but have given consumers more power at the pump.
Exchanging information is just the first step when it comes to filing a claim after an accident.
Victims of accidents in California can receive damages for their injury, whether that be physical, emotional, or financial.
Andrew J. Edelberg
As successful as I became these past years, the very harsh and stark reality of my clients’ positions and lives sank in more than ever.
Unlike a car accident, determining liability in a bus accident can be difficult.
William W. Hurst
Should SnapChat be held liable for injuries caused by drivers using their speed filter?
Christopher L. Sallay
Due to the statute of limitations, individuals who have been injured in a sidewalk fall should not hesitate to contact an experienced premises liability attorney.
Stann W. Givens
An overview of the different age groups and costs involved in medical bills from car accident injuries.
Ryan B. Bormaster
You don't need to go to court to handle a civil suit. Find out your alternative options.
Christopher B. Kende
In a nutshell, the Convention makes an airline strictly liable for bodily injury or death of a passenger caused by an “accident” occurring while embarking, on board the aircraft, or disembarking.
Attorneys should follow these steps to get the most for their clients following a car accident.
Lessons from the birthplace of modern environmentalism.
LaBarron N. Boone
As vacationers take to the roads this summer, they may not realize the dangers those driving the big rigs next to them face.
Michael R. Greco
Will autonomous vehicles drive employers crazy?
Benjamin Slater III
Taking a measured approach during expert witness depositions is sometimes the most challenging aspect.
It is easy to buy guns and hard to hold anyone other than the user accountable.
Frank L. Branson
Hardworking Americans in the oil patch live and toil in a perilous environment, performing some of the most dangerous jobs in the U.S. today.
Sean T. McGee
Union-side counsel provides information about the safety of Uber.
Brian G. Grant
It is therefore imperative for lawyers practicing in the field to understand the principle areas of potential municipal liability and to understand both the limits of municipalities’ liability and the specialized statutory defenses available to municipalities.
Kelly S. Hughes
Obsessive-compulsive and anxiety disorders are far more common among lawyers than other professionals. It’s past time to address the problem.