Lawyer Was A Fake

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Lawyer Was A Fake

Every modern lawyer has followed the same painful path: twelve years of school, followed by four years of college, earning a bachelor’s degree, sitting for the LSAT test, then getting accepted into law school, and studying very hard with their … Read More

TN Universities Are No Longer Gun Free Zones

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TN Universities Are No Longer Gun Free Zones

Effective July 1, 2016 full-time faculty, staff and other employees of Tennessee’s public colleges and universities who have handgun-carry permits became legally able to carry their guns on campus. This had previously been forbidden. It is not the wild, wild … Read More

Slip And Falls Are Preventable

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Slip And Falls Are Preventable

Every day we get calls about someone who has fallen on someone else’s property. There is an assumption that if you are hurt on someone’s property it is automatically their fault. This is not true. As a matter of fact … Read More

Bizarre Deaths

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Bizarre Deaths

Every death is tragic. Every soul is valuable. Peel Law Firm investigates deaths from accidents. But some reported deaths are just so bizarre that they foster a morbid interest that, I am afraid, is in all of us. Here are … Read More

Money Won’t Bring Them Back

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Money Won't Bring Them Back

One of the issues that is sure to come up in a death case or a serious injury case is that getting a check from the defendant will not bring the dead person back. And it will not make the … Read More

Facts About Advice

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Facts About Advices

So often the advice we give other people does entirely go unheeded. They trouble us to ask a question, give us all the facts, and then ask us what we think they should do. We tell them, and if you’re … Read More

Doing The Important Things

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Doing The Important Things

Everyone is busy. It is been said that if you want something done, give it to the busy person. But sometimes we need to stop and ask are we busy doing the right things? Here is a partial checklist of … Read More

New Tennessee Gun Law

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New Tennessee Gun Control

As of July 1, 2014, any Tennessean can keep a loaded handgun, shotgun or rifle in a car or truck you legally possess. The only requirement is that you are legally able to possess a gun under state and federal … Read More

Tort Reform Wrong For Tennessee

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Tort Reform Tennessee

Governor Haslam has announced a number of measures that intended to help grow much-needed jobs in Tennessee. The need for more jobs in our state is something that Democrats, Republicans, Independents and Libertarians can all agree upon. However, there are … Read More

Gun Control Is Misnamed

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Gun Control is misnamed

Every time there is an insane person who shoots innocents, as in Tucson, we are all shocked and saddened. No one wants these acts to continue. People want to do something. However, you know what they say about good intentions. … Read More

Real Life Cases: They Buried The Wrong Body?

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Real Life Cases: They Buried The Wrong Body

In one of the sadder and more bizarre cases I have handled, each of two families endured the grief and anguish of losing their mother last year, and entrusted the sacred responsibility of funeral services to same establishment. This Memphis … Read More

Workers Comp Insurance Company Wins Big

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Workers Comp Insurance Company Wins Big

Any Tennessee worker hurt on the job after July 1, 2004 has had his or her benefits slashed. Also, less and less lawyers are even taking workers compensation cases. Also, fewer and fewer doctors are accepting workers compensation patients. So, … Read More