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Capitalism Leads To Charitable Giving Review Rating Levels As attorneys receive peer reviews, they can qualify for one of three prestigious Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings: AV Preeminent®: The highest peer rating standard. This rating signifies that a large number of …

Justice, Fairness And Equality

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Is there a difference between justice, fairness and equality? What is the difference between justice, fairness and equality? Make sure you choose your words carefully. Attorney David Peel provides his insight into these commonly misinterpreted areas. {“@context”:”http:\/\/\/”,”@type”:”Review”,”author”:”Rachel M.”,”reviewBody”:”Mr. Peel and …

A Lawyer Looks at Socialism

A Lawyer Looks at Socialism 

David Peel General Law

Capitalism Leads To Charitable Giving The reason people are coming across our southern border in droves whenever they can is to get to our land of opportunity. Capitalism, not socialism, has built this country to be the unmatched super power …

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Cars Versus Physics

David Peel General Law

According to Newton’s first law of physics, an object in motion continues in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an outside force. In my injury practice, that outside force is often another …

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Tractor Trailer Facts

David Peel General Law

My most significant cases I’ve been against have been tractor trailer companies for terrible catastrophic crashes. Here are some interesting facts that I’ve picked up over the years: The weight of a loaded eighteen wheeler is usually 80,000 lbs. [40 tons]. …

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Tennessee Dog Bite Law

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Tennessee Law now has two distinct categories of standards when it comes to dog bites or attacks: This was a change in long-standing Tennessee law made by the Dianna Acklen Act of 2007. It did away with the “first-bite” rule. …

Peel Eyewitnesses And Liars

Eyewitnesses and Liars

David Peel Auto Accidents

As an injury attorney for almost 25 years, I have taken more depositions and testimony of eyewitnesses than I care to remember. It is surprising to many how the stories of parties or eyewitnesses often vary from one another. When …

Making Semis Safer

Making Semis Safer?

David Peel Auto Accidents

MAKING SEMIS SAFER? My biggest cases monetarily have been trucking crashes. Fully loaded 18 wheelers weigh around 80,000 lbs. compared to your 3,500 lbs. car. In a recent article called “Navigating Through the Era of Reptile Theory” Edwin S. Norris, …

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Real ID Controversy

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REAL ID compliant driver licenses have a gold circle with a star in the right corner of the license to indicate it is a compliant “REAL ID”. Driver’s licenses are issued by each state. The federal government issues passports, but …

Why Are They Asking That

Why Are They Asking That? 

David Peel General Law

In civil litigation such as injury cases, we routinely receive written questions called Interrogatories and Requests for Production of Documents from the insurance counsel defending the at-fault driver. Every time we receive a set of these documents, commonly called written …

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Don’t Dodge Deer

David Peel Auto Accidents

This is the time of year I remind you and yours to watch out for deer during their mating season, known as the “rut.” Deer become single-minded during their romantic season, and are unlikely to notice your car.  The same …

High Value Of Travel

The High Value Of Travel

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There is a belief that travel is just too expensive. But it need not be. When I was a broke law student, Trish and I went on those time share weekends for $59.00. If you sat through their 90-minute presentation, …