Info You Should Know

It’s beginning to feel like summertime along the North Carolina coast.  As temperatures begin to rise, the boat ramps will be packed with locals and vacationers getting ready for a fun day on the water.  Unfortunately, numerous boating accidents occur each year in North Carolina.  Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic there has been an unprecedented sale […]

Boating Accidents, Catastrophic/Traumatic, Drunk Driving

May 4, 2021

North Carolina Boating Accidents: Our Boating Accident Lawyers’ Tips

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May 4, 2021

The purpose of punitive damages is to punish the at-fault party for bad conduct. Furthermore, punitive damages deter others from similarly bad conduct.  This is different from the intent of compensatory damages which is to make the party whole.  As a result, damages are measured differently when considering compensatory versus punitive damages.   When hearing a […]

Boating Accidents, Car Accidents, Catastrophic/Traumatic, Drunk Driving, Electrical and Burn, Personal Injury, Pool Injuries/Drownings, Trucking Accidents, Uncategorized, Wrongful Death

March 17, 2021

What are Punitive Damages?

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March 17, 2021

Were you injured because of somebody else’s negligence? If so, you may be entitled to compensation. Under North Carolina law, compensation is intended to put an injured victim in the place they would have been had the accident never happened.  These are called “compensatory damages.”  An experienced North Carolina personal injury attorney should pursue all […]

Car Accidents, Deck Collapses, Drunk Driving, Electrical and Burn, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home, Personal Injury, Pool Injuries/Drownings, Premise Liability, Products Liability, Trucking Accidents, Uncategorized

February 25, 2021

Compensatory Damages – What can I recover?

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February 25, 2021

Once a jury announces its verdict or a judge decides a case, that’s not necessarily the end.  Sometimes one or more parties may appeal.  This is how a party might challenge the outcome or decisions made by the judge during the course of pretrial motions or at trial.  To initiate the appeal, the appealing party […]

Birth Injuries, Boating Accidents, Business Litigation, Car Accidents, Catastrophic/Traumatic, Civil Rights Violations, Criminal Defense, Deck Collapses, Defamation, Drunk Driving, Electrical and Burn, Eminent Domain, Employment Litigation, Financial Fraud and Securities Arbitration, HOA Litigation, Insurance Bad Faith, Liability, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home, Personal Injury, Pool Injuries/Drownings, Premise Liability, Products Liability, Spinal Cord Injuries, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

February 22, 2021

Overview of Appellate Cases in North Carolina

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February 22, 2021

In this blog post, we provide a step-by-step procedure for people wanting to open an estate and provide some commentary on the estate administration process.   How to initiate the estate administration process? In order to bring a wrongful death claim, the estate administration process must be initiated and the Clerk of Court must open an […]

Boating Accidents, Car Accidents, Drunk Driving, Electrical and Burn, Liability, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home, Personal Injury, Pool Injuries/Drownings, Premise Liability, Products Liability, Trucking Accidents, Uncategorized

January 27, 2021

How do I open an estate so I can pursue a wrongful death claim?

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January 27, 2021