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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:\/\/schema.org\/”,”@type”:”Review”,”author”:”Rachel M.”,”reviewBody”:”Mr. Peel and …

A Lawyer Looks at Socialism

A Lawyer Looks at Socialism 

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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

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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

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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. …

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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? 

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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 …

How to deal with hydroplaning

Hydroplaning Tips

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Now that rain is again finally falling in the South, it might be good to discuss Hydroplaning. When water causes your car tire to lose contact with the ground and “float” or “skid” on that blanket of water, you are …

Has Your Car Had A Recall

Has Your Car Had A Recall?

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4 Security Tips to Keep Your Home Safe This Fall Recalls of various components or systems on a car are more common than you might assume, though a recall of the car itself is incredibly rare. When you’ve purchased a …

INSULTING LOWBALL OFFERS

Insulting Lowball Offers

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Every week I hear about a representative making insulting lowball offers to injured victims or dissatisfied consumers. Here are some that come to mind: Auto insurance company offered $250.00 “pain and suffering” plus medical bills for next year two (2) …

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Organ Donor Information

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In cases of wrongful death, grief-stricken families often struggle with organ donation questions for their loved one, who may be brain dead from a tragic accident. I have probably written over a thousand Living Wills, and they address organ donation …