What effect does a not guilty verdict in traffic court have on the personal injury case?

Frequently, the defendant in a personal injury case receives a ticket for causing the accident.  Sometimes, the defendant is found not guilty, and the question arises, what effect does a not guilty verdict in traffic court have on the personal injury case?  The answer is, that is has little effect on your case unless the

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When Should I Contact a Virginia Car Accident Attorney?

When Should I Contact a Virginia Car Accident Attorney? Q: I was recently involved in a car accident in Virginia. The other driver was at fault. When is a good time to contact a car accident attorney? A: You should contact a Virginia car accident attorney as soon as possible. The sooner you consult with

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Can I File a Personal Injury Claim in a Hit-and-Run Accident in Richmond, VA?

Can I File a Personal Injury Claim in a Hit-and-Run Accident? Q: I was hit by another car and the driver fled the scene. Can I still file a personal injury claim in the state of Virginia?  A: If you have been injured in a hit-and-run accident – whether you were hit by a car,

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Insurance companies use their money to change the laws in their favor

Insurance companies use their money to change the laws in their favor. Insurance companies are increasing their premiums and deductibles while they are spending a lot of money to lobby the government to change the laws in their favor. Sometimes they even write the laws that get passed! They are taking away your right to

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Virginia Car Accident FAQ: Do I Have to Go to Court?

I was in a car accident where I was injured and there was damage to my vehicle. Do I have to take the other driver to court in order to receive a settlement? No, you do not have to go to court to be compensated for damages and injuries. In the majority of cases, you will

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