Category Archives: Children’s Claims

Structured Settlement Protection Act Passed in Virginia

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An injured plaintiff may be awarded a structured settlement for personal injuries or sickness suffered due to no fault of his or her own.  Structured settlements are periodic payments designed to protect at-risk victims from spending all of the award money at once. It is not uncommon for purchasing companies to prey on disabled and/or

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Product Recalls on Children’s Products in 2014

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As 2014 comes to a close, you can find “Best of 2014” lists everywhere — best songs, movies, photographs, etc. We recently came across a “best of” list that is actually quite helpful and important for parents to read —  Biggest Recalls of 2014. From car seats, to pacifier clips, to food and toys, this

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Washington Pit Bull Attack Results in Jury Verdict Against Defendants

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After being attacked by a pit bull, an injured woman brought a lawsuit against the dog’s owner.  This kind of case is considered a “Premises Liability Case,” and is usually defended by the dog owner’s “Homeowners” Insurance Company, which insures the homeowner for injuries to visitors caused by dangerous steps, falling trees, holes in the

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