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Posted on February 11, 2021 in
A slip and fall can happen anywhere at any time and can leave you with severe injuries. For example, if you tried to stop your fall with your arms, you might have a broken arm. If you fell on your side, your hip could get injured. These types of injuries could potentially mean having significant...
Posted on February 4, 2021 in
When an accident happens it happens so quickly that people tend to not realize the severity of injuries they may have sustained because of the initial shock and concern. While many accidents can result in mild injuries, others can end in catastrophic ones. If you have been involved in an accident you will need the...
Posted on February 2, 2021 in
An injury can have an impact on every facet of a person’s life. It can have a physical, emotional, and economic impact. The Nevada courts recognize the damage a personal injury can cause.  The courts give injury victims the chance to recover damages from a careless, reckless, negligent, or unlawful party. One of these recoverable...
Posted on January 20, 2021 in
When there is an accident related to alcohol, many states allow injured victims to seek damages. Not only from the person who caused the accident but from the business that provided the alcohol as well. These are called dram shop laws. Nevada in particular is one of the few states that doesn’t impose dram shop...
Posted on January 19, 2021 in
Skiing is one of the most popular activities during the winter holiday season. Resorts across the United States provide beautiful views and accommodations that attract thousands of people every year. With the ski season in full swing, many people in Nevada decide to hit the slopes. Most people will stay at a ski resort, ski,...
Posted on January 18, 2021 in
At Cogburn Law, we know that navigating the personal injury claim process can be a daunting task. There are so many things that can be stacked against the victim when they try to take on the insurance companies by themselves. While we understand that hiring a personal injury lawyer is not for everyone, we never...
Posted on January 12, 2021 in
The automobile industry is getting more and more innovative each year. It has led to the creation of self-driving cars. However, the technology behind it has a long way to go before it is used by everyone across the country. Companies like Tesla and Chevrolet are in the process of rolling out self-driving cars. This...
Posted on January 6, 2021 in
Do you own an office building, rent an apartment, or run a store? You could be held liable for any injuries that happen on your property. Or maybe you were visiting someone else’s property and got injured because of a hazardous condition. In any case, it’s important to understand premises liability laws and their exceptions,...
Posted on December 16, 2020 in
The basis of a wrongful death claim can be provided by a death that was caused by the negligence of another party. This personal injury claim’s goal is to provide some type of financial resource to the surviving family for the wrongful action of the negligent party. However, there are certain exceptions that exist involving...
Posted on December 15, 2020 in
Even if severe food poisoning cases have decreased in the United States over the years, the CDC says there are stills around 128,000 people hospitalized because of foodborne illnesses annually and 3,000 fatalities. As personal injury lawyers, we want you to learn about the basics of food service safety, who can be held liable for...