When a Robot Car Hits Me, Whom Do I Sue?

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robot car

Volvo has claimed it will take full liability for accidents caused in so-called “self-driving” mode. This differs from Tesla’s stance. Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Tesla, has announced recently that every one of its newest automobiles will come complete … Read More

Six Inches of Yellow Paint

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Yellow Paint

Separating all of us from death in a head-on collision is… six inches of yellow paint. Future generations will look back in disbelief. They will be unable to comprehend that not so long ago, real-life, otherwise- intelligent adults drove 5,000-pound … Read More

Too Gassed Up?

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Too Gassed Up?

Yes, this one is real. The company that was sued here (“the defendant”) operates an Exxon convenience store on U.S. Highway 11W, also known as Rutledge Pike, in Knox County, Tennessee. The store consists of three connected portions—a convenience market … Read More

Driving Your Friend’s Car

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Driving Your Friend's Car

What happens if you are driving a friend’s car with permission, and you have an accident? Let’s assume first, that you are the one at fault in causing the crash, and that people in another car are injured. Believe it … Read More

Teenage Driving Often Deadly

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Teenage Driving Often Deadly

Ask any teen made to pay his or her own car insurance and they will tell you: it’s expensive!!! Since insurance is all about risk, these high premiums indicate the problem. Drivers aged 16- to 19-year-olds are far more at … Read More

What To Do After An Accident

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What To Do After An Accident

You thought they were going to stop. They pulled right out like you were not there. There was no way you could avoid them. You may have found yourself in this situation before. After an accident, people are stunned, injured … Read More

Don’t Hire A Lawyer

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Don't Hire A Lawyer

Has an insurance company ever told you, “Don’t hire a lawyer, we will never pay you more?” Some of my clients have heard that before. Fortunately for them, they did not listen. Here are some cases where offers were made … Read More

Death Proof Cars?

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Death Proof Cars?

The Swedish engineers at Volvo now claim that their formerly “boxy-but-safe” automobiles will soon be death proof! By 2020, they claim, no one will again suffer a fatality or even be seriously injured in one of their new Volvo vehicles! … Read More

Teen Drivers

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Teen Drivers

Ask any teen made to pay his or her own car insurance and they will tell you: it’s expensive!!! Since insurance is all about risk, these high premiums indicate the problem. Drivers aged 16- to 19-year-olds are far more at … Read More