Category: Dog Bite Law

Animal Bite – When is Owner Responsible?

  • By Marc S. Berman
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An animal bite can have devastating consequences. It may cause severe scarring. An animal bite can also cause permanent emotional harm. When is an animal owner responsible to pay compensation to the victim of an animal bite? In the case of a dog, the victim does not have to prove that the dog previously bit Read More


Dog Bite Attorney Advice: First Bites

  • By Marc S. Berman
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Imagine that a large dog viciously bites you. Accordingly, you now want to hire a dog bite attorney. You took a walk near your home in Bergen County. Then the bite sent you to the Valley Hospital emergency room.  Unfortunately, it looks like the bite will leave a large, permanent scar. You also missed work for a week. Read More


Personal Injury Statute of Limitations

  • By Marc S. Berman
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PERSONAL INJURY STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS SETS DEADLINE FOR HOW LONG ACCIDENT VICTIMS HAVE TO SUE. STATE FARM INSURANCE ACCUSED OF LULLING MAN INTO MISSING DEADLINE. What is a personal injury statute of limitations?  Say your car was rear-ended.  Or you were bitten by a dog. Or you slipped and fell on a wet floor in Read More


Dog Bite Law 101

  • By Marc S. Berman
Dog Bite Attorney

How To Sue A Dogs Owner As a dog bite attorney, I sometimes hear from dog bite victims that they don’t think that they can sue the dog’s owner because the dog that bit them never bit anyone else before. And I wonder about all the dog bite victims that don’t even come to see Read More