Insurance Company Takes Odd Stance Peel Law Firm Memphis

Insurance Company Takes Odd Stance

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The story you are about to hear is real.  The names have been changed to protect the innocent. Imagine that you are driving around a sweeping curve through a treed, rural area. A guardrail hugs the right side of the …

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Crash Myths

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Myths About Crashes There are many things that people believe to be true and are surprised to learn are actually myths when it comes to car crashes.  Crash Myth #1Who gets the ticket determines the fault This one may be …

One Sentence Stories Hemingway Peel Law Firm

One Sentence Stories

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Hemingway famously once won a bet that he could write a complete story in just six words. “For sale: baby shoes, never worn.” He won the bet. It is said he later called it his best work. Should Christians Sue? …

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Storytelling

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How you tell the story matters The most powerful way to persuade and inform is a story. Your childhood is made up of stories: “the class bully,” “that crazy thing we did,” or “prom night.”  We all have them. In …

Cars Ate The Horses Peel Law Firm

Cars ate the horses

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Sometimes a look backward can provide a vision of the future. In 1894, top thinkers were very concerned about how to deal with all the horse manure in cities. There’s only so much fertilizer that can be used and just …

Are Your Mirrors Wrong Peel Law Firm Millington

Are Your Mirrors Wrong?

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Do you trust your side mirrors? Most people have their side mirrors pointed to see along the side of their car. That is helpful when parking or making sure you are clearing a garage door or shopping cart. This will …

A Medical Malpractice Example Peel Law Firm Millington

A Medical Malpractice Example

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What Medical Malpractice Means Literally malpractice means bad or poor practices. Practically speaking in Tennessee, they can be very tough cases. In order to successfully prove an actionable case of medical malpractice case in Tennessee you must prove the standard …

Getting sued for loaning out your car Peel Law Firm Millington

Getting Sued For Loaning Out Your Car

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Loaning Out Your Car? You Could Get Sued In Tennessee, your car insurance follows along as the first and primary liability of anyone driving your car with your permission. In some cases, there can be a personal action against the …

Making A Claim Against Your Own Insurance Peel Law Firm

Avoiding Scams And Con-Men

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Scams continue because crooks can gain your confidence. That is where the “con” in con-men comes from. Here are some to beware of, and make sure you warn the vulnerable, who maybe an “easy mark.” Common Scams Debunked The “Nigerian …

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Broken Escalators Are Not Stairs

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The general public does not understand that stopped escalators are not to be used as stairs. A broken escalator should always be barricaded. The leading type of escalator accident, as with stairs, is losing your balance and falling (per the …

the kids dont want your stuff Peel Law Firm Millington

Your Kids Don’t Want Your Stuff

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Sadly, virtually nobody wants the prized possessions of their grandparents and parents anymore. This is hard for me to understand, as I am the sentimental keeper of stuff in our family. But this is true and we need to plan …

Probate Facts Peel Law Firm Millington

Probate Facts

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Common Probate Facts Probate court is not usually a fight.Those are very rare. Probate is also not expensive as you have heard.If the example that one looks at is Elvis Presley, Howard Hughes, or Marilyn Monroe, you would assume the …