How long after an accident can I sue?

The length of time to bring a lawsuit after you have been injured, it’s called the ‘statute of limitations’, it varies from state to state. It’s very difficult to say exactly how long a person has to bring a claim. You need to hire a competent attorney that is well-versed and experienced, that knows when… Learn More »

What is a wrongful death lawsuit?

A wrongful death lawsuit is a lawsuit where family members have sued on behalf of somebody who has died because of the wrongful conduct of another person, another entity. It’s the type of lawsuit that looks at a person’s life and loss of life. The jury, at some point, would calculate the amount of damages… Learn More »

Can I sue my insurance company?

If your insurance company has acted in bad faith or improperly refuses to pay a claim, yes, you can sue your insurance company. Sometimes, that does happen and here at D’Amore Law Group, we handle a lot of those types of claims where the insurance company, for a variety of reasons, just decides that they’re… Learn More »

What is a personal injury claim?

A personal injury claim is when somebody’s been injured in some way. It can run the gamut to an injury that is something that’s going to get better over a short period of time. It can be a death claim that, because of the negligence or because of the fault, somebody did something wrong, it… Learn More »

How do I report elder abuse?

Elder abuse has become rampant in our society. One of the reasons is that Americans are just living longer and there are more elderly people who need help. Unfortunately, some people prey on the elderly because they are so vulnerable. So, sometimes folks will take advantage of the financial situation of the elderly — get… Learn More »

When should I hire an attorney after a car accident?

When is the time to hire an attorney after an accident? I always tell folks as early as possible. You want to get the investigation done early. You want to speak to the witnesses early. You want to evaluate the extent of the injury and make sure that the injured person is seeing the right… Learn More »

How do I sue an insurance company?

If your insurance company refuses to pay on a claim that they have to pay or they’re required to pay under the law, sometimes you have to sue them. You can bring a lawsuit directly against your insurance company to force them to pay the benefits that they’re required to pay. You, as a policyholder,… Learn More »

What information should I get if I get into a car accident?

When you’re involved in a car accident, you need to gather some information at the time that it occurs. You should always get the contact information of everybody that’s been involved in the collision, the person that hits you. If there were multiple cars involved in a car accident, you have to get their information.… Learn More »

What does it mean to file an insurance claim?

When you have been injured or a family member has been injured in some sort of incident, some sort of collision, accident, the first thing that is generally done is an insurance claim is filed. And what that means is that the insurance company is contacted and told that there has been an incident either… Learn More »

When should I hire an attorney after a car accident?

When you’ve been involved in a car accident or a family member has been involved in a car accident where they’ve been injured, you should talk to a lawyer. A lawyer is going to be able to help you go through the process, deal with insurance companies, deal with medical personnel. Maybe even advise you… Learn More »