What are the elements of negligence in New Hampshire?

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Most personal injury claims are based on a legal concept known as “negligence.”  Negligence is a concept not defined by a state or federal statute, but by what’s known as the “common law”:…

Nashua Car Accident Attorney Explains Accident Victim’s Legal Rights

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Car accidents, or motor vehicle accidents (MVAs), are one of the most common sources of personal injury. In 2015 alone, over 35,000 people died in auto accidents in the United States. The numbe…

Why Do I Need A Personal Injury Lawyer? Part 4: Who Do I Sue And When?

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In Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 of this series, I highlighted some of the difficulties in proving a personal injury case.  In this final blog of the series, I will describe some of the ancil…

Why Do I Need A Personal Injury Lawyer? Part 3: Damages & What Is Recoverable.

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When someone is injured in a car accident, slip and fall, or other accident, and wants the person(s) who injured them to pay them money, the injured person must prove four (4) things:  dut…

Why Do I Need A Personal Injury Lawyer? Part 2: Proving Causation

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Personal injury cases, sometimes referred to by lawyers as tort cases, require proof of four (4) things: a duty to act in an reasonable way; a breach of that duty; that the breach of that duty caus…

Why Do I Need A Personal Injury Lawyer? Part 1: There Are Many Types Of Tort Cases

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When a person is injured (physically and/or emotionally), their legal cause of action is generally classified as a “tort.” All personal injury (tort) law suits involve the same basic legal elements…

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