The Georgia Court of Appeals recently heard the appeal of a convicted an automobile driver of two counts of homicide by vehicle in the first degree and one count each
Essential Terms of an Offer and the Insurance Company’s Obligation to Comply With Those Terms
When a victim’s lawyer makes an offer to an insurance company, the victim’s lawyer almost always includes terms as part of the offer. It is important for the insurance company
How Does Georgia’s Impact Rule Work in Personal Injury Cases?
How Does Georgia’s Impact Rule Work in Personal Injury Cases? The recovery for emotional distress following a physical injury caused by another person’s negligence in Georgia is limited to compensation
How Can Uninsured Motorist (“UM”) Coverage Be Waived in Georgia?
Having good insurance with a reputable insurance company is more important than most people realize. In fact, we may even go so far as to say that having good insurance
Georgia’s Sudden Emergency Defense Explained
The sudden emergency doctrine is a defense that insurance company lawyers try to use against a negligence claim. The sudden emergency doctrine theory says that a person who is faced
Can a Victim Get Special Damages in a Georgia Auto Accident?
Can a Victim Get Special Damages in a Georgia Auto Accident? A trucking company filed a lawsuit against Jacqueline Duckworth, alleging that she rear-ended one of its vehicles. Duckworth filed
Driving this Holiday Season and New Years
Georgia, like many other states, has more people on the roads during the holiday season. That means more distracted drivers, more people driving impaired, and more out-of-state visitors unfamiliar with
Question of Fact for the Jury to Decide: Expert and all
Does It Matter if a Pedestrian was Walking in the Road or on the Side when He’s Hit by a Vehicle? Jess Spires sued Raven Thomas for injuries he sustained
Must an Accident Victim Provide Cell Phone Data to Show She Wasn’t Driving Distracted?
Hiring a trusted Atlanta personal injury lawyer Atlanta residents trust is more critical than most people understand. A really good Atlanta personal injury lawyer is going to know how to
Can A Truck Accident Victim Sue for Lost Profits, Punitive Damages, and Bad Faith Attorney’s Fees?
We often are asked: “What am I able to win in my truck accident case?” In a recent case, a truck driver and his trucking company asked a Georgia court