Jan 22, 2021 by BBJ Law

Like other medical procedures, immunizations have the potential to cause negative side effects. While most complications are both mild and temporary, a small percentage of people end up experiencing serious issues, like severe allergic reactions. To mitigate lawsuits against health care providers and pharmaceutical companies, the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (NVICP) was founded in …

Jan 17, 2021 by BBJ Law

With so much at stake, it’s wise to hire a seasoned lawyer before proceeding with a civil rights claim. Chances are you’ve never needed a civil rights attorney, though, and you’re unsure how to go about finding someone who’s equipped to take your case. Generally speaking, the best way to determine if you’ve found a …

Jan 13, 2021 by BBJ Law

If you’ve fallen behind on mortgage payments, you’re probably wondering how to keep the lender from foreclosing on your home. Naturally, the best way to proceed will depend on the circumstances. For many families facing foreclosure, declaring bankruptcy is the answer. Since this is not always the case, though, you should seek legal counsel before …

Jan 3, 2021 by BBJ Law

When you move an elderly loved one into a nursing home, it’s with the assumption that the staff there will take far better care of him or her than you ever could. While this is usually the case, abuse and neglect can—and do—occur in long-term care facilities. If you think your relative is receiving substandard …

Dec 21, 2020 by BBJ Law

Finding the right attorney to handle your spinal cord injury (SCI) claim can be challenging. Not all firms are equipped to represent those who sustained permanent damage, suffering catastrophic losses in the process. In other words, it’s essential that you do your due diligence when evaluating spinal cord injury lawyers. With so much at stake, …

Dec 15, 2020 by BBJ Law

If your civil rights were violated, you may be able to take action against those who were responsible for the incident. While filing a claim won’t undo the trauma you suffered, it could yield the funds needed to pick up the pieces and move on with your life. To give your case the best chance …

Dec 15, 2020 by BBJ Law

Divorce and bankruptcy tend to go hand in hand. While facing one is challenging enough, it’s important to remember that you’re not alone if you happen to be facing both. Regardless of whether financial issues contributed to the breakdown of your marriage or you’re merely finding it hard to make ends meet following the separation, …

Dec 7, 2020 by BBJ Law

In Mississippi, restaurant owners and operators must maintain their premises to a reasonably safe standard. Otherwise, they could be held liable for any accidents that result. For example, if the staff fails to mark an inconspicuous threshold, replace a furled mat, or clean up a spill in a timely manner and a patron ends up …

Nov 26, 2020 by BBJ Law

If you were seriously hurt in a motor-vehicle collision, it’s wise to call a car accident attorney as soon as your health stabilizes. While you’re certainly entitled to take action on your own against those liable for the wreck, you have enough to worry about without having to navigate complicated legal proceedings.   Hiring a …

Nov 17, 2020 by BBJ Law

If your civil rights were violated, you may be able to take action in state or federal court. While suing for damages won’t erase the trauma you’ve endured, it could yield the funds needed to put your life back together in the wake of the incident. In order to recover a payout, though, you’ll have …