Posts Tagged ‘defendant’

traffic court witness; cell phone records subpeona?

Saturday, March 26th, 2011

I am a victim in a motor vehicle collision. I was asked (not subpoena) to be a witness in the traffic court case. Unbeknownst to me, the defendant’s attorney subpoenaed (sp?) my cell phone records at the time of the accident. First of all, I never received a subpoena. He claims they made "numerous" attempts […]

can you lie about having a degree in any litigation?

Saturday, October 23rd, 2010

im in court for personal injury case,the defendant claims to have a university degree a student from the same graduating class stated she only attended one class and failed to even complete a course no record of her graduating can her testimony be impeached for the lie? Related Blogs How to Get an Online Psychology […]

In a civil suit against a local city government, is it a good strategy to enjoin their liability insurance co.

Saturday, August 7th, 2010

In a civil suit against a local city government, is it a good, effective strategy to enjoin their Liability Insurance Carrier, who’s adjuster, as expected, rejected the claim for damages submitted to the city’s risk management department? Should the insurance carrier be included and listed as a co-defendant in the pleading for damages? Or, should […]

In a civil suit against a local city government, is it a good strategy to enjoin their liability insurance co.

Friday, August 6th, 2010

In a civil suit against a local city government, is it a good, effective strategy to enjoin their Liability Insurance Carrier, who’s adjuster, as expected, rejected the claim for damages submitted to the city’s risk management department? Should the insurance carrier be included and listed as a co-defendant in the pleading for damages? Or, should […]

Law Homework?? PLz help?

Thursday, July 15th, 2010

38. Glen retains Holly, an attorney, on a contingent-fee basis to seek 0,000 in damages in a personal-injury suit against Interstate Shipping Corporation. Glen wins. He must pay a.Holly’s fee, court fees, and other expenses. b.neither Holly’s fee nor court fees and other expenses. c.Holly’s fee only. d.court fees and other expenses, but not Holly’s […]

In a civil suit against a local city government, is it a good strategy to enjoin their liability insurance co.

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

In a civil suit against a local city government, is it a good, effective strategy to enjoin their Liability Insurance Carrier, who’s adjuster, as expected, rejected the claim for damages submitted to the city’s risk management department? Should the insurance carrier be included and listed as a co-defendant in the pleading for damages? Or, should […]

Legal advice- court hearing and no solicitor?

Friday, June 18th, 2010

One year ago I was involved in a car crash with another vehicle. I got my claim for repair from insurance company but also wanted to claim personal injury, matter has arrived to court and I now noticed that I have no legal representative, this is because the court does not know I have a […]

What happens at pretrial mediation? Court date window set for June – August. But I have a meeting at their?

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

request on May 28th. My solicitor told me that myself and my solicitor will have one room, the defendant/insurance company (the man who has authority to okay the quantum), their solicitors another and in the third room the barristers debate. Liability was admitted 18 months ago. Their first offer was refused, my counter offer also […]

Personal injury attorney not releasing funds from settled portion of our case?

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

We have been dealing with a personal injury lawsuit for about two years. The accident occurred in CA and we reside in another state, so we are dealing with our attorney all long distance. The case has been complicated, mainly due to an inattentive attorney from the start, whom we fired. We retained our current […]