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Personal Injury: The Importance of Providing a Thorough Medical History

Personal Injury: The Importance of Providing a Thorough Medical History

In nearly 20 years of experience as a personal injury lawyer in Ohio, the biggest issue I’ve seen that negatively impacts a claim is a client’s failure to provide thorough medical history to their physicians. Failing to document your personal injury medical history, limitations, and restrictions is a big mistake to avoid. Here are tips […]

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Dog Bite Incidents in Ohio: What to Do

Dog Bite Incidents in Ohio: What to Do

Ohio dog owners are responsible for the actions of their dogs and can be held strictly liable for all injuries caused by their animals. A strict liability standard means that all you need to prove is that the defendant is the owner of the dog, the dog committed the act complained of, and that the […]

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Car Accident Victim in Ohio: Questions You May Be Asked

Car Accident Victim in Ohio: Questions You May Be Asked

Are you a car accident victim in Ohio, who will soon be testifying? This article offers insight into the types of questions that defense counsels ask during a deposition or sworn testimony involving an auto accident case. The Defence Counsel’s Strategy Opposing counsel usually begins with laying out the ground rules for the deposition. Then […]

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Semi Truck Accident in Ohio: Tips for Victims

Semi Truck Accident in Ohio: Tips for Victims

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle collision involving a truck driver, it is essential that you preserve the correct types of evidence. In this article, we’ll explore the types of evidence you should collect when involved with a semi truck accident in Ohio. Take Photos & Notes It is essential that, while […]

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Ohio Builder Contractor Agreements: 3 Things to Include

Ohio Builder Contractor Agreements: 3 Things to Include

If you have hired (or are in the process of hiring) a contractor to do work to your home or business establishment, there are some important elements that you’ll want to include in your written agreements. Overlooking even one could result in an undesirable situation. Here are three important things that you need to include […]

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Ohio Home Renovation Tips: Negotiating with Contractors

Ohio Home Renovation Tips: Negotiating with Contractors

If you are building a home or hiring a contractor to do renovations to your existing home, you have many important decisions to make – including how to negotiate with the builder or contractor. Consider the following tips when negotiating with a builder/contractor in Ohio: Always Negotiate a Guaranteed Maximum Cost When negotiating with your […]

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Ohio Lawsuit Mediation

Ohio Lawsuit Mediation

Mediation can often be an effective way to resolve a legal issue. However, as with anything, the proper steps must be taken to arrive at a successful mediation outcome. In this post, we’ll explore tips for navigating Ohio lawsuit mediation. Gathering the Necessary Documentation When considering settlement of any case or claim by mediation, you […]

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Ohio Deposition Preparation Tips

Ohio Deposition Preparation Tips

It’s important to take the deposition process seriously. In this post, we’ll discuss a few tips for ensuring your deposition goes smoothly. What is a Deposition? A deposition is the sworn testimony of parties that are involved in a lawsuit that has been filed with the court. Depositions typically take place in a law office […]

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Ohio Auto Injury Trial Tips

Ohio Auto Injury Trial Tips

Are you nervous about testifying in your Ohio auto injury trial? A good attorney can (and should) help you properly prepare. In this article, we’ll discuss tips for preparing. Your Attorney is Your Coach In an Ohio auto accident case, it is extremely important that your attorney thoroughly prepares you for your testimony. Your attorney […]

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Uninsured Motorists, Gap, and Medical Payments Coverage

Uninsured Motorists, Gap, and Medical Payments Coverage

Each year, countless Ohioans are involved in accidents with motorists who don’t have insurance. Perhaps you’ve been involved in one yourself. Without the proper coverage, such a situation can be very costly. In this post, we’ll discuss why uninsured motorists, gap, and medical payments coverage are so important. Ohio Laws on Minimum Coverage Did you […]

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