How to get a Settlement for Pain and Suffering
December 22, 2018
If you have been involved in an accident that resulted in injuries, you will most likely pursue a personal injury claim in order to recoup compensation to cover your losses. In almost every accident where there is a claim filed for medical expenses and lost wages, the claim will also ask for pain and suffering. Pain and suffering are difficult to prove because of the...
4 Examples of Class C Misdemeanors in Texas
December 22, 2018
There are many classifications of criminal offenses under Texas law. Two main kinds of crimes exist, misdemeanors and felonies. The less serious of the two, misdemeanors, involve fines of less than $4,000. There are some situations in which a misdemeanor could result in jail time, but for many others it is simply a monetary form of punishment and a fine-only offense. The more serious offenses,...
5 Important Facts About Drunk Driving All Drivers Should Know
December 21, 2018
Drinking and driving is an expensive venture. Despite the harsher DUI laws, people continue to drink and drive and ultimately, damage property and destroy lives. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there are 29 people killed in alcohol-impaired accidents daily, which means about one person dies every 50 minutes. Despite drunk-driving deaths dropping by a third during the last 30 years, more...
The Opioid Crisis is Serious. So Are We.
December 10, 2018
In 2016, Barnes County, North Dakota had a population of roughly 11,000 residents. And over a year period, it’s estimated that for each of those people, 528.40 Morphine milligram equivalents were being dispensed. That’s as many as 35 OxyContin pills per person. Even more troubling, compared to the rest of the country, those numbers are low. Every day, 650,000 more opioid prescriptions are being written....
Fears Nachawati Law Firm Submits Complaint Against Pharmaceutical Company on Behalf of Johnson County, Texas
December 3, 2018
On behalf of the citizens of Johnson County, Texas, Fears Nachawati Law Firm is taking action to hold big pharmaceuticals companies responsible for deceptive marketing practices that have contributed to the growing opioid addiction crisis. Click on the following link to view the full copy of the complaint: Johnson County Complaint
10 Worst Intersections in Dallas
November 20, 2018
Roads in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area are often included on the list of cities in the country with the most car accidents every year. There are more than seven million people in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area, and in 2016, there were 38,832 crashes in Dallas alone. Those crashes involved 103,388 people and 81,022 vehicles. Dallas crashes account for about 16.25% of the auto...