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Can a Tenant Sue a Landlord For a Personal Injury?

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All landlords have a legal duty to keep their properties safe for their tenants. If you get injured at a property that you rent and your injury results from some type of negligence by your landlord, you could potentially sue your landlord for personal injury. In order to sue them, you must understand what your landlord is legally supposed to …

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Injury Taxes: Are Personal Injury Settlements Taxable?

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When you are involved in a personal injury settlement, taxes are probably the last thing on your mind. However, it is vitally important that you understand the tax implications of receiving any type of personal injury settlement. You do not want to spend so much of your money that you can no longer pay the taxes on it. Determining which …

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What are Common Back Injuries From Car Accident?

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Many people walk through the doors of The Law Offices of Sadaka Associates with the same question: is it possible to seek reparations for injuries after a road accident? Though we often take it for granted, vehicular accidents are a leading cause of death and injury in New York, New Jersey, and the surrounding areas. Approximately 137,000 people visit a …

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What Is the Average Settlement for Motorcycle Accidents in New Jersey?

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Accidents involving motorcycles can cause severe injuries. As a result, people who are injured in motorcycle accidents may receive a large settlement. Several factors affect the potential recovery you can get from a motorcycle accident. Since each accident has different circumstances leading to the event and different injuries, the settlements are also unique. Below, we will go over the average …

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How Long Does a Personal Injury Lawsuit Take?

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Lawsuits can take weeks or even months to complete. It is one of the reasons that most personal injury lawsuits are resolved before the case goes to court. If you or someone you know has been injured in a workplace accident, car accident, or medical malpractice in New York or New Jersey, you may be wondering when you will settle …

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What Is the Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury in New Jersey?

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Accidents can happen to anyone at any time and place. While you can avoid a car, train, or slip-and-fall accident by being cautious, they can sometimes occur due to another person’s carelessness. When physical injuries happen at the expense of negligence, the victim often wants justice for their inconvenience, which leads to pursuing legal action or a personal injury lawsuit. …

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What Are Common Back Injuries From a Car Accident?

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Experiencing back pain and injuries after an accident is common. Though you can resolve some of these injuries with rest, other injuries can cause more severe discomfort, resulting in an inability to perform your day-to-day activities. This post will explore the common back injuries you can experience from a car accident, possible treatments, and how we at the Law Offices …

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Background on: No-Fault Auto Insurance

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No one wants to be involved in an accident. However, as much as you try to avoid them, chances are you will probably be involved in at least one accident during your lifetime. Fortunately, your insurance policy will help you bear the financial responsibility for the injuries you suffer. One example of such a policy is the no-fault auto insurance. …