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Steps to Take After a Motor Vehicle Collision

Unfortunately, West Virginia ranks as the eighth most dangerous state for drivers, according to a study conducted by Esurance, an auto insurer. The state’s mountainous terrain and winding rural roads present serious challenges for drivers. At the same time, vehicle and pedestrian traffic in Charleston, Huntington and other cities increase the chances of a collision Read More

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How Are Medical Payments Made Under Your Automobile Coverage in West Virginia?

Whiplash, broken bones, internal injuries and head trauma are a few of the common types of automobile accident injuries that require careful medical treatment and follow-up attention. When you are in the hospital or at the doctor’s office after a collision, you may wonder which of your insurance policies will foot the bill. All West Read More

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What Is Discovery in the Legal Process?

Discovery is an essential step in civil procedures. The discovery process gives the legal teams on both sides of a dispute the opportunity to obtain a better understanding of each side’s strengths and weaknesses before determining how to proceed. Upon reviewing the available evidence, the parties may agree that it is best to settle the Read More

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What Should You Expect at a Deposition?

A deposition is a witness’s sworn testimony outside of court and is a legal device used to discover and establish facts relevant to a civil case. You can be subpoenaed to testify in a deposition whether or not you are directly involved in the issue under dispute. A witness who is asked to answer questions Read More

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Does Health Insurance Pay for Motor Vehicle Accident Costs in West Virginia?

You have health insurance to cover medical costs when you are sick or injured, and you have car insurance to pay for expenses incurred in an auto accident. But which insurance is responsible for medical costs after a car crash? There is no one-size-fits-all answer. The cause of the accident, the insurance held by the Read More

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Understanding Medicare Conditional Payments for Accident Claims

In West Virginia, the insurance company of the party at fault for an accident, injury or medical malpractice case is responsible for paying the victim’s medical bills. The insurance company is the primary payer, meaning that it has a duty to cover costs up to the policy coverage limit. If and when that coverage limit Read More

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Will You Have to Pay Taxes on Your Personal Injury Settlement?

One of the questions we often hear from our personal injury clients is whether the settlement they receive will be subject to taxation. Before we provide some information, we should first note that we are not tax advisors. Therefore, we recommend consulting a financial advisor for more information. However, in most cases, we’ve found that Read More

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Common Symptoms of Defective Hernia Mesh

Anyone can develop a hernia, and most hernias in the United States get treated with a surgical mesh implant. However, there are some circumstances in which hernia mesh is defective and can actually worsen a person’s medical problems — or cause new issues that require additional surgeries. How can you tell if you have defective Read More

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What You Should Know About ERISA Appeals

If you’ve recently been injured in an accident and cannot work as a result, one option you have is to file for long-term disability benefits under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). But what happens if your application for long-term disability gets denied? ERISA is typically purchased by your employer, but the Read More

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How Much Is Your Bodily Injury Claim Worth?

If you’ve suffered injuries in a motor vehicle accident, you may wonder how much money you could recover in a possible personal injury claim. There is no overarching answer to this question — every claim is unique, as is each person’s recovery. Your best way of protecting your legal rights is to work with an Read More

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