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Attorneys for Hurricane Sandy Claims Denials

Insurers are denying thousands of personal property, auto and business claims resulting from the recent Hurricane Sandy disaster that devastated the East Coast. With billions of dollars potentially at stake, insurance companies are defending their assets by asserting that language...

When a Child Is the Victim in a Serious Bus Crash

Injury to a child is one of the most heartbreaking tragedies parents can experience. Even when the injury is accidental and relatively minor, a parent—in fact, most adults—will find the incident profoundly disturbing. If the child suffers a lifelong disability,...

Is Divorce Mediation Too Fast and Too Easy?

Divorce mediation is a confidential and voluntary method of resolving conflict between two people who are in the process of ending their marriage. Mediation takes the dispute out of the courtroom and moves to a private location where the spouses...

Important Information on Nursing Home Abuse and What You Can Do About It

Medication, diseases and illness make it difficult to detect signs of elder abuse. There are different types of elder abuse: physical abuse, financial abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, neglect and health care fraud. Physical abuse is the willful inflicting of...

Pre-Settlement Funding Loans

Have you been injured in an accident? Are you still waiting for the compensation you deserve? If you have been in an accident and need financial help immediately, you borrow money against your recovery and quickly getting the cash you...

Zocor Problems: Serious Side Effects, Rhabdo + Lawsuits

Zocor is a prescription statin drug used by people who need to lower their cholesterol. Zocor works by inhibiting cholesterol production in the liver. Zocor is the brand name for the drug manufactured by Merck & Co. of Whitehouse Station,...

Should you handle your own personal injury case?

If you’ve been seriously injured in an auto accident, you may be entitled to a substantial amount of money. The way you go about getting what you deserve may be one of the most important financial decisions that you ever...