Like those that practice any other form of medicine, dentists are legally considered doctors. As a result, they are bound to the same levels of patient care requirements as any other medical doctor. This also means that dentists are susceptible to malpractice claims just as any other medical care provider is. If you've had dental implants and believe that your dentist has made a mistake, here's what you need to know about the potential for malpractice associated with your dental implants.
22 May 2020
Battery is intentional contact with another person that is offensive or harmful to the victim. Physical beating is a classic example of battery, but it is not the only one. Unique forms of battery exist, and they can all give rise to intentional tort claims. Below are examples of these unique forms of battery. Poisoning a Drink Poisoning someone with a drink is not only a crime, but it can also give rise to an intentional tort claim.
9 April 2020
Are you facing criminal charges and want the best legal representation for your case? An excellent way to find the best lawyer is by interviewing several attorneys in your city. As you talk to them, you should ask questions. You can write a list of questions before you go to your visits, and you might want to include these five on your list. How Long Have You Practiced Law? If you want an experienced attorney, you should look for one that has years of experience.
10 March 2020
If you were recently arrested for a DUI, you need to understand the importance of what you face. There are certain steps you have to take after your arrest to ensure you have a possibility of a good outcome. Some basic mistakes can cost you dearly. Here are some things you need to do during a DUI arrest and afterward. Keep Your Mouth Closed You may feel the need to explain to the officer why you are driving in your current state.
16 December 2019
If you have been recently injured and you are looking to take legal action, there are some things that you will want to do in order to ensure that you are giving yourself the best chance of success. To have a good idea of what some of those things are, you will want to continue reading. The more you make use of this advice, the easier it might be for you to have a successful end to your personal injury case.
16 December 2019
More couples than ever have made the decision to live together and put off marriage or skip marriage entirely. While this decision doesn't have a significant effect on the day-to-day living and decisions, it can have serious consequences when it comes to your estate and what happens to you after you pass away. If you and your spouse are putting off marriage, here's what you need to know about prioritizing your estate planning.
21 November 2019
If you are hurt while on the job, you have a right to file for worker's compensation benefits with your employer. The benefits will help you meet your financial needs while you are unable to work and also cover the medical expenses incurred because of your injury. The benefits you receive will be based on your injury type and how long you are unable to work. Before you file for benefits, you should be aware of some of the misconceptions about worker's compensation benefits.
23 October 2019
Most people are confused as to why they have to hire a lawyer to manage their affairs after they have died. They do not understand that it is not enough just to have a will or to have a will drawn up and witnessed by a notary. In fact, most people are surprised to learn just how much can really go wrong after they have passed away. Here is what happens when you do not hire a probate attorney before you pass away to manage your affairs and your estate after you have passed.
26 September 2019
When you are a sole proprietor or you own a smaller business, you don't always think of the legalities behind your career. After all, you operate on a daily basis without a lot of employees and your customer base appears to be solid. You see no real need to hire a small business lawyer, but the expense can be worth it. Even simply retaining a lawyer with a minimal deposit can make a huge difference in the quality of your business and can really assist you should a major legal issue come your way.
22 August 2019
Drug manufacturers are responsible for putting safe and effective medications on the market for consumers to use. Most of the time, drugs are tested extensively, and the vast majority of them do what they should without causing problems in patients. When things go wrong with your medication, you might be ready to sue the maker of the drug, but that may not always work. To find out more about what can be done when your prescription drugs cause more harm than good, read on.
22 July 2019