Personal Injury Law

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Personal Injury – Negotiations and Settlement

Most personal injury cases don’t go to trial. The reason is that the negotiations process is usually likely to end with a settlement before court going to court becomes necessary. This is not always the situation however, because all cases are different and vary in complexity. During negotiations, the two opposing sides will state their …

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Derailed train accident

Lawsuits filed in Fatal Train Derailment Case

On May 12, 2015, a train operated by Amtrak derailed in Pennsylvania, resulting in 8 deaths and hundreds of injuries. Investigators determined the accident occurred when the train suddenly accelerated to 106 miles per hour, twice the legal speed limit, before attempting to navigate a sharp turn. Lawsuits filed by four of the victims allege …

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