Posted By | January 30, 2024 | Car Accidents

Are Car Accident Settlements Taxable in Texas?

Most car accident victims are relieved and excited when they receive their settlement or court award for car accident damages like medical expenses, lost income, and pain and suffering. Often, it isn’t until later that they worry about the possible tax implications of their Texas car accident settlement. When a settlement comes through after a…

Posted By | January 27, 2024 | Personal Injury

Are Personal Injury Settlements Public Record?

A sudden, unexpected injury can send your life spinning suddenly off course into unexpected directions. You may experience painful medical treatments and procedures as well as the legal challenges of a personal injury claim to recover your losses if someone else’s carelessness or reckless actions caused the injury. Between the medical and legal processes involved…

Posted By | January 24, 2024 | Car Accidents

Can You Get a Ticket After a Car Accident in Texas?

A car accident is a traumatic experience, especially if you’ve suffered serious injuries with medical expenses and time away from work causing missed paychecks. But what happens when the trauma continues after the accident when you’re ticketed by law enforcement at the same time you’re trying to prove the other driver liable for damages due…

Posted By | January 22, 2024 | Personal Injury

The Most Common Causes of Death in Wrongful Death Claims

The death of a loved one always feels wrong to family members, but when a death directly results from another person’s carelessness, reckless behavior, or intentional wrongdoing, the civil courts allow close surviving family members to seek restitution through a wrongful death claim to recover damages as well as a sense of justice and accountability….

Posted By | January 20, 2024 | Car Accidents

Do I Have to Go to Court for a Car Accident in Texas?

Car accidents are terrifying and traumatic experiences, especially when they result in painful, life-altering injuries. Unfortunately, the trauma sometimes continues when car accident victims have to navigate the complex legal system to recover their losses after a crash. No one wants to worry about a court appearance when they’re at their most vulnerable—still recovering from…