Can An Employee Sue The Employer For A Customer's Racial Discrimination?

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When you're at work, you may face racial discrimination from a customer. Is this just a mean customer or something that your employer has to deal with? Here's what you should know. What Is Racial Discrimination? Racial discrimination is actions taken based on your race or the color of your skin. This might include a customer using racial slurs against an employee. It could also include a customer refusing to be served by an employee of a specific race.

16 April 2021

What Is the Difference Between Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect?

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Every day, people in dire and desperate situations reach out to personal injury professionals. When it comes to trying to take care of an elderly loved one, you may feel even more desperate. Nursing home neglect is a very common situation. Are you looking for answers about nursing home neglect? How does it differ from nursing home abuse? Read on to see what you need to know about the laws.

22 March 2021

Working With a Personal Injury Lawyer to Settle a Case or Claim Quickly

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There are many different reasons you can hire a personal injury lawyer, but more often than not, you will need to find a lawyer if you are hurt or injured because of someone else's mistake. Finding the right lawyer to help you settle a claim with the insurance company or to file a suit for compensation is common, and there are things the personal injury lawyer can do for you that can help speed the process along.

17 February 2021

Facing Shoplifting Charges? What You Need To Know To Defend Yourself

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The way that shoplifting is charged varies based on the value of the items in question. The more valuable the items, the more severe the charge that you will face. Despite that difference, there are some things that remain very similar no matter how severe the shoplifting may be. For example, the defenses against a shoplifting charge are fairly consistent across the board. Here's a look at some of the defense options you should discuss with your criminal law attorney.

20 January 2021

The Benefits Of Workers' Compensation

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Workplace injuries are all too common, and they can happen when you least expect it. You could be struck by heavy machinery or fall while trying to lift something from the ground. Regardless of what happened, you may wonder if you are eligible to receive workers' compensation benefits. You may wonder what kinds of workers' compensation benefits you may be eligible to receive. In fact, you could be eligible to receive more than you think.

15 December 2020

The Top Bad Things That Can Happen If You Don't Hire A Car Accident Lawyer

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The last thing that any driver wants is to be injured in a car accident caused by another driver. Unfortunately, car accidents are very common, and a lot of people sustain injuries after being involved in a crash. If you're hurt in a car accident that was not your fault, it is extremely important to hire a car accident lawyer as soon as possible. If you fail to hire a car accident lawyer, dealing with your case can become a big hassle.

17 November 2020

Who Pays For A Multi-Vehicle Accident?

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When one driver causes a crash with another, it can be pretty obvious who pays. What happens when there are more than two cars involved? Here's how to figure it out so you know where to recover compensation from. What Decides Fault in a Car Accident? Fault is the same in a car accident whether there are two cars or two hundred. And, no, two hundred is not an exaggeration. There have been many crashes involving dozens of car when snow, rain, or other poor weather reduces visibility and the ability of drivers to react to the initial crash.

19 October 2020

Why Are Personal Injury Attorneys Important?

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After you experience an injury resulting from another individual or organization's neglect or actions, you may wonder if you should hire a personal injury attorney. Your case is likely not as easy as filing a claim and receiving the money you deserve. Your claim could be denied through insurance, or perhaps the other party claims they are not at fault. At this stage, many people give up. The good news is that you do not have to.

18 September 2020

5 Reasons To Hire A Car Accident Lawyer

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If you were recently involved in a car accident that was caused by another driver, you may be considering filing a lawsuit. However, you may not be sure whether you should handle the lawsuit yourself or hire a lawyer. While you're not required to have legal representation, it's highly suggested.  Here are a few important reasons to hire a car accident attorney. A Lawyer Knows All the Damages You're Entitled to

17 August 2020

All About Defamation Of Character

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Defamation of character is what it is called when someone says something about you that is not true but you still suffer because what they have said has a negative impact on your reputation. Not only can this be bad for an individual, but it can be very bad for a company. Lies that are told and believed by people can cause individuals to lose friends, cause them to have problems within their family, cause them to lose their job, cause them to get dirty looks from neighbors, and much more.

20 July 2020