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Feb 20, 2024
Common Examples of Legal Malpractice Claims [2024 Updated]

Common Examples of Legal Malpractice Claims [2024 Updated]

Legal malpractice takes many forms, including failing to communicate with a client, missing deadlines, and committing fraud. Many of these mistakes can have consequences for a client and their case. They can cause emotional distress,…

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Jan 19, 2024
Most Dangerous Roads and Intersections in Charlotte, NC (2024)

Most Dangerous Roads and Intersections in Charlotte, NC (2024)

Charlotte's growth is exciting in numerous ways. However, it also comes with a unique set of challenges. Increasing construction and traffic can be seen across the city, which only increases the chances of auto collisions.…

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Jan 02, 2024
North Carolina Car Accident Statistics 2024 – Traffic Crash Facts

North Carolina Car Accident Statistics 2024 – Traffic Crash Facts

Car accidents happen every day for many reasons, and it is vital to know the risks you face on the road and what to do after an accident occurs. A North Carolina car accident lawyer…

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Jan 01, 2024
North Carolina Medical Malpractice Laws [2024 Updated]

North Carolina Medical Malpractice Laws [2024 Updated]

Medical professionals and healthcare providers owe a significant level of care to their patients to uphold high standards when it comes to examinations, treatments, medication, and other care. Those that fail to meet this standard…

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Oct 21, 2016
Medical Malpractice Intubation Mistakes Have Serious Consequences

Medical Malpractice Intubation Mistakes Have Serious Consequences

Surgeries are major medical procedures in which a doctor attempts to correct an injury or disorder through invasive means. Due to the painful sensation of incisions, patients are put into a coma during major surgical…

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Oct 20, 2016
Despite Drop in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits, Medical Negligence Related Deaths on the Rise in North Carolina

Despite Drop in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits, Medical Negligence Related Deaths on the Rise in North Carolina

It may seem hard to believe, but medical malpractice and negligence are blamed for more than 250,000 deaths annually in the United States, by some estimates. That is third behind only heart disease and cancer.…

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Oct 14, 2016
What is Involved in a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit?

What is Involved in a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit?

The common conception of medical malpractice is that of worst-case scenario. Not all medical malpractice lawsuits are a result of the death of a loved one, however. There are many different ways doctors or medical…

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Oct 13, 2016
NC Opens Office to Combat SSD Fraud

NC Opens Office to Combat SSD Fraud

In August, the Social Security Administration opened up a Cooperative Disability Investigations office (CDI) in North Carolina. The office is a joint venture between the State Bureau of Investigation and the inspector general. The agency…

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Oct 12, 2016
Who Qualifies for Workers’ Compensation?

Who Qualifies for Workers’ Compensation?

Workers’ Compensation is an insurance program that provides financial support to employees injured on the job. The Federal government has regulations in place for the entire country such as mandatory coverage, but each state mandates…

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Oct 06, 2016
Who is Eligible for Social Security Disability?

Who is Eligible for Social Security Disability?

Imagine the very frustrating scenario of being unable to work because of a disability. Through no fault of your own, your livelihood is at stake- you may be left wondering how you are going to…

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