What is the Difference Between an Accident and an Injury?
April 14, 2021 | Personal Injury
In the context of everyday language, many people confuse the concepts of “accident” and “injury.” This is fine for informal conversations. But in the context of tort law, “accident” and “injury” are different ideas with different legal implications. An accident may not have someone to blame, but a personal injury case is only possible if… read more
Elements of a Tort
March 16, 2021 | Personal Injury
Being injured by another person or party can be devastating. Oklahoma tort laws allow you to seek compensation for your injuries and damages. However, you cannot recover compensation from the other party until you prove the legal elements of a tort. What is a Tort? A tort is an act or omission that causes harm… read more
What’s the Difference Between Lawyer and Attorney?
February 1, 2021 | Personal Injury
From television to movies, on billboards, and in commercials, we commonly hear and see the words “lawyer” and “attorney.” Are they two different jobs or do they mean the same thing? When you need legal advice, it really does not matter if a person advertises as a “lawyer” or an “attorney.” What matters is whether… read more
Causes and Symptoms of Cephalohematoma
January 28, 2021 | Personal Injury
Giving birth can be an incredibly rewarding experience. Unfortunately, there are times it can turn into a traumatic event for both mother and baby. The journey from the womb through the birth canal and into the world takes a great toll on a newborn. There are numerous issues that can occur along the way, resulting… read more
Herniated Discs C4/C5 and C5/C6 Injuries
December 22, 2020 | Personal Injury
One of the most common injuries people suffer after getting in a car accident, especially in accidents in which they are rear-ended, is neck injuries. More specifically, individuals who have been rear-ended might suffer a herniated disc. A herniated disc can happen for a number of different reasons. Everything from aging to simple genetics can… read more
How Much Does a Lawyer Cost?
December 13, 2020 | Personal Injury
A wide range of life events may require the services of an attorney. Whether you are getting a divorce, starting a business, suffered injuries in a car accident, need to sue an insurance company for bad faith practices, or facing a DUI charge, speaking with a lawyer is incredibly beneficial. In some cases, you may… read more
IV Infiltration and Complication Attorneys
December 8, 2020 | Personal Injury
Most people know what an IV is and what IVs are used in hospitals and other medical facilities. An IV is short for intravenous (IV) therapy. IVs are used for infusing liquid directly into a person’s vein. IV therapy is used when a patient needs medicine, blood, or other fluids. Infusing the medication or liquid… read more
What Happens if Your Insurance Claim is Denied in Oklahoma
December 1, 2020 | Personal Injury
One of the most frustrating things that can happen to an accident victim is to have their insurance claim denied. They have already been through enough dealing with property damage claims and recovering from injuries. The accident turned their life upside down, and now they want to receive the money they deserve and get back… read more
Can a Totally Inexperienced Person Become a Federal Judge?
November 30, 2020 | Personal Injury
There has been a lot of attention given to the appointment of federal judges during the Trump Administration. Some of the appointments have been controversial. There have been allegations of potential wrongdoing, lack of fitness, and inexperience. The appointment of Patrick Wyrick to the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma included… read more
What to Wear to Court
October 19, 2020 | Personal Injury
Most people have very limited experience inside of courtrooms. They may have watched Law and Order or other shows and movies that depict courtroom scenes on T.V., but for a significant percentage of the population, a courtroom is a place they have never been. If you are headed to court for the first time, either… read more