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  • You Have Two Years to File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Virginia

    After losing a loved one suddenly and unexpectedly, the last thing most families want to do is deal with the legal system, insurance companies, and lawyers. They need time to grieve and try to get their lives back to some degree of normalcy. But they also often face major financial struggles, especially if their deceased……

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  • Truck Drivers Need to Obey Federal Laws in Addition to State Laws

    Like all states, Virginia has many laws that truck drivers must obey when they get behind the wheel. They must drive at or below the speed limit, come to a complete stop at stop signs, not run red lights, and maintain their lanes, just to name a few. But when truck drivers are behind the……

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  • Why Even Partial Blame Can Make Injured Riders Ineligible for Compensation After Accidents

    When motorcyclists are injured anywhere in the U.S., they often face difficult paths to compensation. That’s because insurance companies are frequently biased against riders, and they often believe they’re at fault for their crashes, regardless of what the evidence says. In Virginia, the path to compensation for injured riders is even more difficult. That’s because……

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