Tag: Accident Lawyer

Judge Talks to Jury with Lawyers Absent

  • By Marc S. Berman
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MAY JUDGE SPEAK TO JURORS ALONE? One sunny day, you are driving on Route 4 in Paramus. The mall beckons on the right. However, before you can make the turn, a careless driver changing lanes and sideswipes you. The side of your car now looks like a croissant. Worst of all,  you feel pain.  Throbbing pain Read More

Accident Lawyer vs. Underinsured Driver

  • By Marc S. Berman

 UNDERINSURED DRIVERS PRESENT PROBLEMS FOR AN ACCIDENT VICTIM Every day you leave your home to go to work. Say that you live in Paterson. You hop in your car, and drive down Broadway. Then you make a right by Eastside Park onto Route 20 South. All of a sudden, your car is struck by a Read More

Paramus Accident Lawyer: Pole Accident

  • By Marc S. Berman
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PARAMUS ACCIDENT LAWYER CASE STUDY: DANGER ON THE JOB. A Paramus accident lawyer helps accident victims recover compensation. Some of these accidents occur while the victim is working. Worker’s compensation may not cover a self-employed worker. However, he may have a claim against the owner of the property where he was working. A newly decided Read More

Work Injury: Whom Can You Sue?

  • By Marc S. Berman

WORK INJURY RULE: SUING YOUR EMPLOYER OUTSIDE WORKER’S COMP You suffered a work injury. Can you receive compensation? In most cases, the short answer is yes. You can hire an attorney to file a worker’s compensation claim for you. But the lawyer must file the claim in a special court. A court that handles only Read More

Traffic Accident Lawyer U.: Tailgating

  • By Marc S. Berman
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TAILGATING CAN CAUSE A TRAFFIC ACCIDENT. HOW FAR AWAY DOES THE LAW SAY YOU HAVE TO KEEP FROM THE CAR IN FRONT OF YOU? In order to prevent a traffic accident,  a driver must maintain a safe distance behind another vehicle. The  New Jersey Legislature has put this duty into law. The law reads as follows: “The driver of a vehicle Read More

NJ Accident Lawyers’ Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
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NJ Accident Lawyers’ Case. Boy’s Fingers Partially Amputated Was there Careless Supervision by High School Coach? Here’s a summary of a court decision in an NJ accident lawyers’ case. Cameron participated in a weight-lifting program for high school football players. Frank, the football coach, supervised.  Frank had the athletes participate in an activity referred to as “farmer’s walk.” It Read More

Fall Accident Case Against Charity.

  • By Marc S. Berman
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Fall Accident Victim Sues Museum for Slip on Icy Steps Museum Claims Immunity from Suit Because It’s a Charity. Who Wins? A woman named Loredana suffered a fall accident on icy steps at Newark Museum. She injured her back. Loredana is an immigration attorney employed by La Casa de Don Pedro. La Casa is a Read More

Slip and Fall Lawyer U.-Building Codes

  • By Marc S. Berman
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SLIP AND FALL LAWYER WINS CASE, EVEN THOUGH PREMISES COMPLIED WITH THE TOWN’S CONSTRUCTION CODE. A slip and fall lawyer recently won an appeal for his client. The slip and fall lawyer argued that the owner of the premises was responsible for his client’s fall.  The facts in the case were basically agreed upon. The Read More

Slip & Fall Attorney: Foreclosure Falldown

  • By Marc S. Berman

SLIP & FALL ATTORNEY CAN GET COMPENSATION FOR VICTIM INJURED WHILE VIEWING FORECLOSURE PROPERTY. BANK MAY BE HELD RESPONSIBLE. A slip and fall attorney normally sues careless property owners. But what is that slip and fall attorney to do if his client is injured on property that has no real owner? Or, to be more precise, Read More

Premises Liability Ruling for Fraternity

  • By Marc S. Berman

COLLEGE STUDENT SHOT AT FRATERNITY FILES PREMISES LIABILITY SUIT Premises liability is a legal doctrine. It allows a victim injured on someone else’s property to obtain compensation. However, a victim cannot obtain compensation just because he was injured on someone else’s property. He has to prove something more. One of the things that he has to prove Read More