wrongful death

Wrongful Death Case: Which Damages Can be Collected?

If an individual is killed as a result of the wrongful conduct, negligence or recklessness of another person or persons, their family members may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the party that is responsible. The purpose for filing this...

Guide to Filing a Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The term “wrongful death” refers to the event, where the unlawful deed of a person or entity has caused death to another person. In such a scenario, the representatives of the victim can claim and recover a monetary or punitive damage from the accused....

Respect, Don’t Neglect Our Elders

Even though many of us may want to care for our elderly parents, uncles, aunts and other family members, our lives just don’t allow us time to. So, we end up relying on medical/retirement facilities to take good care of them in our absence. The other...

The Federal Tort Claims Act: You can Sometimes Sue the Government for Negligence

You can’t really sue the government for property damage or injury due to a common law doctrine known as sovereign immunity. This doctrine came into existence as a way to protect monarchs from being sued, but still holds true since you can’t just sue...

Already Too Many DUI Wrongful Deaths in 2014

It’s really sad to say, but there have been a larger number drunk driving deaths already in 2014. It’s even sadder to say that many of these deaths were people who didn’t deserve to die. But, because someone chose to be careless and irresponsible...