Landon Fernandez

  • What Can You Sue For In A Car Accident Lawsuit?

    Car accidents are some of the most common causes of injuries. There are so many cars on the road now, the likelihood of an accident occurring has increased over time. If you or a loved one has been in a recent car accident, you might wonder what your options are in getting compensated, especially if the accident wasn't your fault. There are several categories in which your lawsuit will fall under and each will determine how much compensation you can claim in your lawsuit. [Read More]

  • Common Medical Malpractice Cases

    If you are considering a case involving medical malpractice, you are not alone. Many people consider filing a personal injury lawsuit against a hospital, clinic, or medical professional when they face serious injuries and the costs associated with them. These are some of the common issues people experience. If you have experienced one of these medical malpractice injuries, you should consider filing a personal injury lawsuit. Anesthesia Issues One of the most common issues people face involves anesthesia. [Read More]

  • How Criminal Defense Lawyers Choose a Strategy for a Client

    Criminal defense lawyers have to figure out which approach they're going to use for each case. A client rightly may wonder how their lawyer arrives at a strategy. Read on learn more about the process.  Looking at the Prosecutor's Case The prosecution has to present some sort of legal logic for why the defendant is guilty of a crime. Oftentimes, this dictates how criminal defense lawyers respond. For example, a prosecutor might present a gun case that hinges largely on evidence obtained directly from a weapon. [Read More]

  • Dealing with Dangerous Truck Drivers

    When a truck driver operates their truck in a manner that is highly dangerous, you might assume that the driver will lose their license. However, you might be surprised to find out that many truck drivers continue to keep their licenses even when they are involved in a horrible accident that was their fault. However, you might be surprised to find out that many states fail to stop terrible drivers from driving. [Read More]

  • Why Some Cases Need a Commercial Wreck Attorney Rather Than an Auto Accident Attorney

    After you have been involved in a commercial wreck, you may be looking for a lawyer. You may notice that some lawyers specialize in commercial wrecks, auto accidents, and both types of accidents. There are several reasons why you will specifically want to hire a commercial vehicle wreck lawyer to address your case. Seeking Compensation from a Commercial Driver When you are injured due to the negligence of a commercial driver, the most common way that you would go about seeking compensation for your injuries is by writing a demand letter to the commercial insurance provider of the truck driver or the company that he works for. [Read More]

  • How to Handle a Car Accident When You're Driving Out of State

    If you were involved in an accident while you were driving out of state, you may face additional complications with your case. It's harder to resolve things over distance, and you may have faced additional expenses. Here's what you should know. You Have the Same General Rights As Always The first thing to understand is that being in another state when you have an accident doesn't change your rights. You have the right to full compensation for any damage and injuries caused by another driver in a car or truck accident. [Read More]

  • Exploring Both Workers' Compensation And SSDI

    For those suffering from a work-related injury, the process to get benefits can be confusing. Not only should a hurt worker qualify for their employer's workers' compensation benefits but they may also qualify for a government benefit program from the Social Security Administration (SSA). Read below to find out which program is best for you and how to get the maximum benefit you can after a work-related injury or illness. [Read More]

  • Getting Ready For Your Workers' Comp IME

    When a work-related injury causes you to be out of work for some time, you may be asked to undergo a medical exam to determine the status of your injury. The independent medical exam (IME) comes after you have been recuperating at home for a while. Not all hurt workers have to undergo an IME, so read on to find out more. Not Your Usual Exam It's important for hurt workers to understand how an IME differs from other types of medical exams they may have had in the past. [Read More]

  • Do You Have A Viable Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

    Did a family member recently pass away due to the fault of another person? If so, you could have a viable wrongful death lawsuit. Here are some questions to ask to determine if your case is worth pursuing. Was Negligence Involved? The first thing to ask yourself about the situation was if there was any type of negligence involved that directly led to the person's death. For example, if someone was in an auto accident, know that there are factors that make negligence more apparent than others. [Read More]

  • Birth Defects Due To Medical Negligence

    Although pregnancy is a natural experience for a woman, many of them still seek care from a physician to ensure that everything moves along in a healthy manner. Prenatal care involves a physician closely monitoring the development of the baby, as well as the health state of the mother. One perk of prenatal care is for a physician to prevent birth defects, although sometimes the defects can develop no matter how good of a physician he or she is. [Read More]