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Personal injury is an area of Tort Law – an area of law that deals with an act or omission that causes harm or loss to another. If you’re asking what is personal injury, it refers to a case and lawsuit brought by an injured person against the person (or corporation) that directly or indirectly…

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How Are Personal Injury Settlements Taxable in PA and NJ? Tax season is here, and you might be wondering, Are personal injury settlements taxable in PA and NJ? The answer is yes and no. Money that is received in a court settlement is usually considered income and is therefore taxable. However, personal injury settlements are…

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Personal Injury Protection Insurance (PIP) in PA and NJ Personal Injury Protection insurance – also known as PIP – is no-fault insurance coverage that pays the costs associated with medical expenses that result from a car accident. PIP covers medical costs even for people who do not have health insurance. PIP may not cover other…

  • April 18, 2020
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There are dangers lurking in every household in America. Children are particularly vulnerable to these dangers. These hazards are unsecured furniture, appliances, and televisions that can tip over and seriously injure or kill a child. Between 2000 and 2010, there were 245 reported deaths of children under the age of 8 due to tip-over incidents….

  • April 14, 2020
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On April 13, 2020, Governor Phil Murphy of New Jersey signed a bill granting immunity to healthcare providers and hospitals treating patients for COVID-19. The law provides criminal and civil immunity to physicians, nurses, and others who are treating patients for COVID-19 in New Jersey during a public health emergency. The bill is retroactive to…

  • April 10, 2020
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If you have been injured in an accident of any kind, your first thought is likely your health and physical well-being. At some point after that, however, it is likely that your focus will turn to seeking compensation for an accident that may not have been your fault. But with the COVID-19 pandemic going full-steam,…

  • April 08, 2020
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Road rash injuries can be serious and result in significant damages. Contact our experienced personal injury lawyers today to discuss your road rash injuries.