CASE LAW & LEGAL NEWS

Tarun’s father-in-law (and a few others) recently sent in a story from Ireland that perfectly illustrates why we discuss shutting down social media for clients with pending injury cases. The plaintiff (injured person) was in an automobile collision in 2017 that left her with what...

Tarun’s father-in-law (and a few others) recently sent in a story from Ireland that perfectly illustrates why we discuss shutting down social media for clients with pending injury cases. The plaintiff (injured person) was in an automobile collision in 2017 that left her with what...

Nursing home abuse cases are a specialized practice area and really heartbreaking to the families that experience harm. Victims can be physically and emotionally harmed by either intentional malicious acts or, more often, simple neglect. Either way, it is unacceptable for any healthcare...

It's that time of year again when I recommend my clients review their car insurance coverage to ensure they have adequate coverage in case something bad happens.  The easiest way to examine coverage is to take a look at your policy declaration ("dec" for short)...

Tarun and Paul recently tried a case in St. Charles and won big for their client by turning a pretrial offer of $47,149.78 into a verdict at trial of $260,000! The case involved a t-bone crash at an intersection, resulting in significant damage and...

During the week of October 30, 2023, I had the unique opportunity to serve on a criminal jury.  That is right – even lawyers are not exempt from the grueling and often inconvenient call to serve.  Most of the time, lawyers get struck for cause...

As part of injury cases, we typically get medical records for our client's treatment.  Often, we come across intake documents that request private information such as a client's social security number.  This is really troubling because many people do not realize when a person files...

Of the many cases our office handled in the past involving motor vehicle crashes, very few included a pet in the vehicle and, thankfully, few were seriously injured. However, many people travel with pets and they are just as susceptible to injury and death...

In light of Illinois becoming the first state to abolish cash bail, I wanted to share some thoughts on the topic. The elimination of cash bail is incredibly polarized. Some want to see it abolished because it disproportionately keeps those of lesser means...