War Veterans and Traumatic Brain Injury Effects

August 29th, 2012|Traumatic Brain Injury|

A study in older war veterans, many of whom were Vietnam vets, raises new concern about the effect of traumatic brain injuries in later life. The study, conducted by the Alzheimer’s Association, reported that [...]

A Guide To Preventing Personal Injury On Construction Sites

August 29th, 2012|Safety and Personal Injury|

The risk of personal injury is quite high on construction sites, where dangerous tools like  industrial trucks, power tools and scaffolding can be found. Combined, these tools only increase their levels of danger. Many [...]

Protect Your North Carolina Corporation With Nondisclosure & Confidentiality Agreements

August 29th, 2012|Business|

To protect the interests of your North Carolina corporation or small business and keep truly important information confidential, you might not want to share any information.  That hesitation is understandable; it is not uncommon [...]

Disability Lawyers and ERISA: Eight Common Questions

August 29th, 2012|Business|

Any reputable disability lawyer will tell you that when ERISA is concerned you have a full range of legal rights, but the procedures for enforcing those rights are very complex.  Many plans have arbitration [...]

Personal Injury In Court Cases: Five Common Examples

August 29th, 2012|Safety and Personal Injury|

Injury comes in many forms and in the legal sense, personal injury can often be quite varied. There are literally tens of thousands of specific injuries that can occur to the human body, but [...]

A Traumatic Brain Injury Survival Guide for Families

August 29th, 2012|Traumatic Brain Injury|

Suffering a traumatic brain injury is life altering, not only for the patient, but also for their families.  Things may not be the same, home life and relationships have to adapt and adjust to [...]

In The Event of a Car Accident,Take The Following Steps

August 29th, 2012|Safety and Personal Injury|

It’s difficult to always think clearly after a car accident, and some people may simply be unaware of what they should or could do to minimize the pain and aggravation of the aftermath. Car [...]

The 5 Most Common Types of Construction Contracts

August 29th, 2012|Business|

A construction contract is an agreement that outlines the way a construction job is executed and the specific amount of compensation for the job. Moreover, a construction contract is negotiated specifically for the [...]

5 Key Small Business Mistakes To Avoid

August 29th, 2012|Business|

Starting and running a small business not only takes business savvy, but also some legal knowledge.  There are classes available that can teach you about possible legal issues, but even those can’t give you [...]

7 Important Hiring Guidelines for A North Carolina Corporation Or Small Business

August 29th, 2012|Business|

For a small North Carolina corporation or business, hiring employees is a very big step.  You not only want to hire the right person for the job, but you want to make sure you [...]

“Hot Coffee” Documentary Explores Tort Reform

August 29th, 2012|Miscellaneous|

When conservative TV pundits, or “talking heads,” discuss the issues of cost-cutting, the conversation seems always to come back around to tort reform. While tort reform has been touted as the salvation of public [...]

The Difference Between Car Accident Damage and Personal Injury

August 28th, 2012|Safety and Personal Injury|

Victims of a car accident can do themselves a disservice by underestimating the connection between personal injury and collision damage. Worse, they undermine their chances of recovery by responding immediately to insurance companies and [...]