One of the factors that makes Phillips Law Group stand out from its competitors is its hardworking, loyal staff. Many of our team members have been with the firm for many years, and we believe their dedication, alongside their unique perspectives and life experiences, make every member of the team an incredible asset to our […]
A new law signed in Arizona during the last legislative session will allow motorcycle riders in that state to lane filter. Lane filtering will allow motorcycles to ride slowly between lanes when traffic is stopped, according to AZ Central. Motorcycle drivers will be able to move between stopped cars to get in front of traffic, […]
The news that the NBA has suspended Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury owner Robert Sarver for one year and fined him $10 million after an investigation found that he had engaged in “workplace misconduct and organizational deficiencies” has triggered a larger discussion about the issue of harassment in the workplace – particularly sexual harassment, and […]
If you’re the owner of a small business, you may have heard of the Employee Retention Credit, but you might not have had the time to look into it too much. The Employee Retention Tax Credit – also known as ERTC or ERC – is a fully refundable payroll tax credit that businesses can claim on qualified wages paid […]
The height of the COVID-19 pandemic was tough on everyone. People lost loved ones and livelihoods, and the world is still dealing with those same issues or their ripple effects today. For small business owners, a lot of difficult choices had to be made as a result of the pandemic, and many struggled with juggling […]
Processors with Veterans Affairs mishandled more than one-third of all disability claims related to water contamination issues at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina, Military Times reported on August 25, citing a report from the department’s inspector general. The report comes just weeks after President Joe Biden signed the PACT ACT into law. It includes the Camp Lejeune Justice Act — legislation that […]
In the past few weeks, you might have heard a lot about the PACT Act, and maybe a little bit about the Camp Lejeune Justice Act as well. But how are they related? The PACT Act, also known as Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act of 2022, passed the Senate by a vote of 86-11 in […]
Military service members who were exposed to exceedingly dangerous chemicals that may have caused serious — even deadly — health problems at a military base many years ago may need to do a bit of legwork to finally get justice. The PACT Act, which was signed into law on August 10, got a lot of attention for seeking financial benefits […]
Following the passage of the PACT Act in early August, there has been a bit more attention on what happened at Camp Lejeune many years ago, and on the injustice done to Marines and their families there. Between 1953 and 1987, as many as 1 million military service members and their families may have been harmed by contact with dangerous contaminants in […]
Feeding Arizona is a very special event Phillips Law Group organizes that is especially near and dear to the hearts of its team members. But what exactly is Feeding Arizona? In a nutshell, it involves bringing goods and services directly to the homeless in our own backyard – and hopefully, making a big difference in the process. […]
The Honoring Our PACT Act was recently signed into law by President Biden, and since it includes the Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022, veterans and their loved ones who were exposed to contaminated water at the Marine Corps base can recover damages for related health issues and finally get justice. But what kind of health issues did the exposure potentially […]
On Wednesday, the historic PACT Act was finally signed into law. The legislation includes the Camp Lejeune Justice Act, as well as other legal issues involving toxic exposures related to military service. The PACT Act, also known as Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act of 2021, passed the Senate by a vote of 86-11 in […]
The first lawsuits under the PACT Act were filed Thursday, and at least one veteran has already filed suit against the United States government. President Joe Biden signed the PACT Act on Wednesday, August 10. The legislation includes the Camp Lejeune Justice Act alongside other legal issues involving toxic exposures related to military service, and one former service member […]
The Honoring our PACT Act was signed into law on Wednesday, August 10, giving veterans and their loved ones impacted by water contamination at Camp Lejeune a chance to seek justice. Much of the coverage around President Joe Biden signing the PACT Act into law has focused on expanding health care benefits for veterans exposed to toxic burn pits. […]
Following weeks of back and forth, the Honoring Our PACT Act was finally approved by the United States Senate on August 2. The Camp Lejeune Justice Act was part of this critical piece of legislation. As a result, service members and their loved ones who came into contact with hazardous contaminants in the water in base wells […]
After the passage of the Camp Lejeune Justice Act, marines and their family members who spent time at the North Carolina base from 1953 to 1987 can now sue the government for their injuries after being exposed to extremely harmful chemicals in area drinking water. As many as one million former servicemembers and their loved ones who were stationed […]
A 21-year-old man had to be airlifted to the hospital Tuesday evening after being injured in a crash with a semi-truck in Yuma.
The insurance company may try to assign partial fault to a crash victim based on things that have nothing to do with the cause of the crash.
One driver was killed and two other persons injured in a fatal wrong-way crash that happened on Loop 101 in North Phoenix early Saturday morning.
One individual was hospitalized after heading the wrong way on an I-17 exit ramp, hitting an exiting vehicle head-on.
In 2016, Arizona state officials and law enforcement departments received over 1,600 reports of drivers traveling in the wrong lane on highways.
You may be able to receive workersâ€™ compensation benefits after being injured in a work-related car accident. Contact us to learn more.