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Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Claims in Arizona

A statute of limitations is a time limit used by courts to determine when a person can bring a civil claim. If you miss this important deadline, your claim will likely be dismissed. This guide will inform you of the statutes of limitations that apply… Read More

Can I Receive Benefits from Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability at the Same Time?

If you suffer from a disability that was caused by a work-related accident, it may be possible to receive benefits from both workers’ compensation and Social Security Disability (SSD). Collecting benefits through both workers’ compensation insurance… Read More

Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim in Arizona

Workers’ compensation is a no-fault benefits program that compensates employees for medical expenses and lost wages resulting from a workplace injury or illness. Although Arizona law requires most employers to carry workers’ compensation insurance, many… Read More

How to Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits

Individuals who are disabled and unable to work may be entitled to receive monthly financial benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA). The SSA has strict requirements for those who qualify for Social Security disability benefits, outlined… Read More

How to Prove Negligence in a Personal Injury Claim

An injury caused by another’s negligence can impose a serious burden on your life by building up expensive medical bills and causing disruption to your daily activities. In order to pursue legal action against the at-fault individual for compensation… Read More

Johnson & Johnson Hit with $110 Million Talcum Powder Verdict

Johnson & Johnson was ordered by a Missouri jury on May 4 to pay $110 million in the latest verdict concerning the link between the company’s talc-based products and ovarian cancer. This is the largest verdict ordered against Johnson & Johnson. So far,… Read More

Class Action Lawsuit FAQ's

There are instances in which a person, corporation or entity’s negligence or recklessness has caused large scale suffering that affects many people. In this situation, particularly when your claim is against a large corporation, your claim may be more… Read More

Jury Orders GlaxoSmithKline to Pay $3 Million in Generic Paxil Lawsuit

Drug manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) must pay $3 million to a woman after a jury concluded Thursday that her husband’s suicide was linked to a generic version of the antidepressant drug Paxil. The jury reached its verdict after a trial in a Chicago… Read More

How Can I be Compensated for a Personal Injury Claim?

When a person is injured because of another’s negligence, he or she could be compensated through a personal injury settlement or verdict reached during a courtroom trial. Personal injury claims are considered a civil action, which means that instead… Read More

How Long Before My Workers’ Compensation Benefits Begin?

Workplace injuries can be expensive for an injured employee, who may face costly medical expenses and suffer financially from lost wages due to his or her condition. The starting point for when workers’ compensation benefits are provided is often unique… Read More

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