Fatal Crash Leads to 24 Year Sentence for DUI Driver

Fatal Crash Leads to 24 Year Sentence for DUI Driver Driving drunk carries serious consequences.  And more often than not, during the course of discovery in the cases we accept, we find that the offending drunk drivers we sue show some form of remorse for their actions.  Their remorse, while certainly important,…...

Is My Car Safe?

Is My Car Safe? Most people trust their cars to carry their families safely from Point A to Point B.  As we all know, it’s possible—maybe even unavoidable—that one day, whether it is our fault or somebody else's, there’ll be a wreck.  When that happens, will your car keep your…...

Protecting Your Case: Avoiding Spoliation of Evidence

Protecting Your Case: Avoiding Spoliation of Evidence Evidence is the touchstone of our legal system—it is presented at trial, the jury observes it, and the jury makes its decision based on what the evidence shows.  If all the relevant evidence is not presented, the jury cannot make an informed decision…...

When Your Vehicle Fails to Keep You Safe

When Your Vehicle Fails to Keep You Safe Ford Motor Company recently recalled over 700,000 vehicles because of a potentially dangerous defect in the vehicles’ Restraint Control Module. The defect may cause the vehicles’ seatbelt pretensioners and airbags not to work during a motor vehicle collision.  Pretensioners and airbags are…...

Dangerous Jeeps and Vulnerable Fuel Tanks

Dangerous Jeeps and Vulnerable Fuel Tanks When manufacturers sell automobiles to American consumers, they have a duty to make those vehicles reasonably safe.  Most manufacturers do that.  But if manufacturers violate that duty, the consequences can be awful.  Tragically, Chrysler violated that duty with certain Jeep-branded vehicles that it sold in…...