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Accident Articles & Seminars

Here are some useful articles for those who have been injured in an accident. As always, feel free to contact us if you have specific questions or would like to schedule a free review of your case.

Pleading & Discovery

04/28/2010

Learn how attorneys handle pleadings and interrogatories without getting boxed in.

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Finding Liability Coverage

04/28/2010

Once you win your case against the person who caused the accident, you must collect. Read about how liability coverage is used to pay in your case.

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Property Damage Seminar

04/28/2010

Learn more about how insurance companies handle your property damage claim.

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Medpay Disbursements Seminar

04/28/2010

Attorney Jennifer Seate discusses how insurers decide what is reasonable and necessary before making disbursements under medical payments (Medpay) coverage.

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Soft Tissue Injuries

04/28/2010

Attorney Mike Rothrock discusses the challenge of taking minimal injury soft tissue (MIST) cases to trial.

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How to Try a Soft Tissue Injury Case

04/28/2010

Soft tissue injury cases frequently require the attorney to convince the jury that the injury is “real”. Learn some techniques to show how they do it.

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Directed Verdict: Defending Against It and Pursuing It

04/28/2010

The concept of directed verdict is a test to see if the evidence is sufficient to take a case to trial. Learn more about how both plaintiff’s and defense attorneys use this practice.

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Asking For Attorneys Fees Is Not As Hard As You Think

04/28/2010

New laws now make it possible to get attorneys fees awarded in even a smaller (under $10,000) case.

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Preparing for ADR & Trial

04/28/2010

See the steps attorneys follow in preparing for arbitration, mediation or trial.

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Use of Exhibits in ADR & Mediation

04/28/2010

Learn how exhibits can make your case and why professionally done exhibits aren’t necessarily your best option.

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Questioning Techniques

04/28/2010

Attorney Elizabeth Leone outlines effective techniques used to question witnesses.

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Closing Arguments

04/28/2010

Attorney Elizabeth Leone addresses the importance of closing arguments in presenting evidence and influencing juries.

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Uninsured & Underinsured Motorist Coverage (UM/UIM) – Part 1

04/26/2010

Attorney Jennifer Seate explains how uninsured or underinsured motorist coverage can pay for injuries to you and your passengers when there is an accident and the other driver is both legally responsible for the accident and considered “uninsured” or “underinsured.”

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