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Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : January 9, 2023

Dallas Accident and Injury News

Personal Injury
October 20, 2022
Is Mediation Legally Binding?

Pursuing a lawsuit can be expensive and time-consuming for all parties involved. Mediation is an alternative dispute resolution process that allows opposing parties to resolve conflicts outside the legal system. Sometimes, courts order plaintiffs and defendants to participate in mediation, and if the two parties can agree in mediation, they won’t have to go through Read More

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Personal Injury
October 10, 2022
What Happens After a Deposition in a Personal Injury Case?

What happens after a deposition will often depend on how your deposition went. Depositions are recorded statements given under oath in an informal setting by witnesses before a trial. The purpose of a deposition is to find out what a witness knows about the case and to reduce the risk of surprises when the witness Read More

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Personal Injury
October 1, 2022
How Do You Know if Your Deposition Went Well?

There are numerous phases in a personal injury lawsuit. The lengthiest phase is known as discovery. During the discovery phase, attorneys for the plaintiff and the defendant request the other side’s evidence they’ve gathered and intend to use at trial. It is common for lawyers from both legal teams to conduct depositions during discovery. Read Read More

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Personal Injury
September 20, 2022
What Happens at a Deposition?

If you are injured in an accident caused by someone else’s action or inaction, you have the right to file a claim for compensation from the at-fault party. Most personal injury claims are settled out of court, but sometimes it becomes necessary to file a lawsuit. If you and your attorney decide to take the Read More

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Personal Injury
September 10, 2022
What Happens after My Lawyer Sends a Demand Letter?

If you have been injured in an accident and another party was at fault, you have the right to file a claim for compensation for your accident-related losses. The personal injury claims process includes many steps, and one of the most important is sending a demand letter to the insurance company, since the demand letter Read More

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Personal Injury
September 1, 2022
How Are Personal Injury Settlements Paid Out?

Being injured in an accident is challenging and stressful. In addition to the pain you are living with, your injury might have left you with a temporary or permanent disability that prevents you from going to work. This loss of wages can be particularly challenging when you have medical bills piling up from your doctor’s Read More

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Personal Injury
August 20, 2022
What Is the Discovery Phase of a Personal Injury Case?

In all personal injury lawsuits that go to trial, both the plaintiffs and defendants must go through the process of discovery. This will give both parties the opportunity to obtain and submit all evidence to support their cases, and it is a necessary but often complex procedure that will require the skills and experience of Read More

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Motorcycle Accidents
August 10, 2022
Five Ways to Prevent Motorcycle Accidents

If you are one of the many people throughout Texas who rides motorcycles, you likely enjoy the sense of freedom as well as the feeling the sun and the breeze as you ride along. A fun and economical method of travel, motorcycles offer a lot of benefits to their riders. However, they offer no protection Read More

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Personal Injury
August 1, 2022
How Do I Calculate Lost Future Earnings?

If you suffered an injury that has kept you from working, and you will likely not be able to work in any capacity for a significant amount of time, how will you support yourself and your family going forward? Along with reimbursement for medical expenses and wages you lost because you could not work, you Read More

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Personal Injury
July 20, 2022
Top Tips for Requesting Your Medical Records

After you were injured in an accident caused by someone else’s wrongdoing, you’ll want to ensure you have the relevant medical records on hand. These documents are among the most consequential pieces of evidence in a personal injury case and can help you prove the nature and extent of your injuries and losses. In this Read More

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