123ArticleOnline.com: R. Klettkehttp://www.123articleonline.com/rss/author/56592/r-klettkeArticles written by R. Klettke from 123ArticleOnline.comen-usCopyright (c) 123ArticleOnline.com All rights reserved. Car Accidents and Product Failure http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/867859/car-accidents-and-product-failure California's pure comparative negligence rule divvies up compensation according to the degree of fault shared by drivers, vehicle manufacturers and auto mechanics. Does a Personal Injury Attorney's Trial Record Affect a Case? http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/839855/does-a-personal-injury-attorneys-trial-record-affect-a-case Insurance companies and their representatives know which personal injury attorneys have a proven record of winning at trial and those who do not. It is believed that insurance companies pay larger settlements to attorneys who they know are capable of successfully winning a case at trial. Dog Bites and the Law: Adoption Organization Liability http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/849722/dog-bites-and-the-law-adoption-organization-liability Pet adoption should not require families to end up hiring a dog bite attorney. Transferring agencies are legally responsible for vetting and placing safe dogs. Dog Bites and the Law: Liability Insurance for Dog Owners http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/862188/dog-bites-and-the-law-liability-insurance-for-dog-owners According to the insurance industry, a third of all homeowner claims involve dog bites. Victims can hire dog bite lawyers - homeowners need insurance. Don't Allow Your Attorney to Force a Settlement - It Could Be Legal Malpractice http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/843715/dont-allow-your-attorney-to-force-a-settlement-it-could-be-legal-malpractice Don't Allow Your Attorney to Force a Settlement - It Could Be Legal Malpractice Educational Therapy and Tutoring: Same, Similar or Different? http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/833944/educational-therapy-and-tutoring-same-similar-or-different The most significant difference between tutors and educational therapists lies in the training, experience, approaches and goals of each respective professional. Establishing Fault in Slip-And-Fall Accidents http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/849733/establishing-fault-in-slip-and-fall-accidents Falls due to an uneven sidewalk or a greasy floor can cause serious injury. Negligent building maintenance may be to blame; hire a lawyer to investigate it. How a Medical Malpractice Attorney Decides to Accept a Case http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/857292/how-a-medical-malpractice-attorney-decides-to-accept-a-case The practice of medical malpractice law falls under the area of personal injury law and practiced by a personal injury lawyer. Such attorneys who specialize in medical malpractice also call themselves "medical malpractice attorneys". Intentional Torts and Assault and Battery http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/862754/intentional-torts-and-assault-and-battery In civil court, the victim more directly seeks compensation. Of note, civil courts require only a majority of the jury to vote in favor of the victim; in criminal court, the jury must be unanimous. Medical Malpractice and Tort Reform http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/839818/medical-malpractice-and-tort-reform The simple definition of the word 'tort' is injury or wrongful act. Medical malpractice, and medical negligence are just two broad category examples of torts. Medical Malpractice: Hire a Trial Attorney http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/857469/medical-malpractice-hire-a-trial-attorney A large percent of medical malpractice cases are handled out of court. That is, the insurance company for the defendant medical provider will offer a settlement to the plaintiff instead of going through a trial. Reasons to Vote "Yes" on Proposition 46 http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/865403/reasons-to-vote-yes-on-proposition-46 Enacted in 1975, the strict limitations on the amount of money victims of medical malpractice can recover did not prevent the costs of medical care from skyrocketing, as promised by the proponents of the limitations at that time. Wrongful Police Shootings - What the Law Says http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/868556/wrongful-police-shootings-what-the-law-says The law is very clear in how it treats police shootings that end in wrongful death or catastrophic injury.