Negligence is a civil wrong. A civil wrong is one person committing a wrong against another person where one person can claim damages.
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Herb Friedman, Truck Accident Attorney: Our clients who have been involved in truck accidents and perhaps sustained an injury, often think the rules regarding large trucks are the same as.. [read more] Friedman Law Offices Truck Accident Attorneys
I’m Herb Friedman of Friedman Law Offices in Lincoln, Nebraska. Children are the most vulnerable members of society. They are loving, want to please adults, and are often easily lead by adults. They are easy victims. Child sexual abuse is an ugly and unpleasant secret and only recently have cases involving this type of abuse come to the public view. We have a good deal of experience in area of the law. There are many questions that our clients frequently ask, concerning these very, very difficult cases.
Many of our clients ask us about “subrogation claims” that are being made in their cases. A subrogation claim happens when somebody other than the defendant’s insurance company makes payments for things like medical bills in you case.
Most of my clients have never been involved in a lawsuit and only know about them from what they see on television or the movies.
Many clients ask me, “Just what is this thing called heresay evidence?” Heresay evidence is nothing more than second hand evidence that the Courts do not consider useful in a Courtroom.
Our clients often ask, “What is the statute of limitations in a medical negligence case.” Generally, the statute of limitations is the legal time limit you have to file a law suit in court against another party.
Many of our clients want to know what the term “tort” means. There has been much written and publicized lately on the issue of tort reform, but many people do not know what the word tort means. Tort is an Old English term coming from English Common Law that basically describes a civil wrong, which is an act committed by one person against another. [read more...]
Many of our clients want to know what the term “contributory negligence” means. Contributory negligence is nothing more than a plaintiff contributing to his or her own injury by his or her own conduct.