medical malpractice

Recklessness In Medical Malpractice

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When it comes to law in the medical field, people are often most familiar with medical malpractice- a case in which negligent actions led to injury or suffering. In reality, however there are many more nuanced and potentially more malicious cases in regards to treatment, discharge and continuing care. In this article we will touch on “Recklessness” and what it …

Fireworks Injury Lawyer

Firework Personal Injury Lawyer

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4th Of July for most Americans is a time of: joy, family get-togethers, and most likely fireworks. There is nothing like grilling out and celebrating our nations birth and freedoms with our closest friends and relatives. Unfortunately however… these celebrations don’t always go as planned. Every year there are hundreds of house fires, Injuries, and damages cause by the use …

Coal Workers Compensation

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Kentucky is home to a variety of industries but none more well-known than the coal industry. In todays political climate just the word coal is enough to draw up stark arguments on it’s efficacy or place in todays society but what can’t be argued is it’s impact on Kentucky’s local economy. Regardless of your stance on coal one thing is …

Workers Compensation

Who Qualifies For Workers Compensation?

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Information provided by: Millions of Americans suffer from chronic illnesses or conditions, which may last for several years or even the span of their lifetimes. Chronic conditions often result in ongoing medical expenses and lost time from work. Fortunately, workers’ compensation provides benefits to employees who have developed these conditions as a result of their work-related activities. Chronic Conditions …

Wrongful Termination Law

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In law, wrongful dismissal, also called wrongful termination or wrongful discharge, is a situation in which an employee’s contract of employment has been terminated by the employer, where the termination breaches one or more terms of the contract of employment, or a statute provision or rule in employment law. Laws governing wrongful dismissal vary according to the terms of the employment contract, as well as under the laws and …

Estate Planning and Your Legacy- Nutt Law Louisville Attorneys

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Definition Provided by: Investopedia Estate planning is an ongoing process and should be started as soon as one has any measurable asset base. As life progresses and goals shift, the estate plan should move to be in line with new goals. Lack of adequate estate planning can cause undue financial burdens to loved ones (estate taxes can run higher than …

Car Accident Law

Should You Report Minor Car Accidents?

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Minor car accidents happen everyday. If you haven’t been in a car accident, consider yourself lucky. Or overdue. By car insurance industry estimates, you will file a claim for a collision about once every 17.9 years. That’s if you’re an average driver, which, whether you’re willing to admit it or not, you likely are. Notice that statistic says “you will file a …