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Calculate Damages for Wrongful Death Settlement

Wrongful death lawsuits differ in numerous ways from other types of personal injury claims. Calculating damages for a wrongful death settlement can be rather complex. That is one reason why it’s important to consider hiring a skilled Colorado wrongful death claim lawyer to represent your family. The attorneys at Gerash Steiner Blanton, P.C. have decades of experience assisting clients...

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What Is the Average Settlement Value for a Hit and Run Car Accident?

If you sustained injuries in a hit-and-run car accident, you might be wondering who will pay for your injuries and other damages. Understandably, many prospective clients want to know how much money these types of cases resolve for. However, there is no average settlement value for a hit-and-run car accident. Every case is different, and car accidents settlements can...

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Who Is Liable for Concert Injuries?

When you go to a concert, the last thing you are thinking about is what happens should you be injured during the show. Unfortunately, concert injuries are not that uncommon. Many things can go wrong and lead to injuries—everything from slip and falls and crowd control issues to explosions and fires. Recovering compensation from concert injuries can be complicated....

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What Is a Structured Settlement in a Wrongful Death Claim?

When a loved one dies due to another party’s actions, surviving family members could be entitled to financial compensation in a wrongful death claim. While no amount of money can bring back your loved one, a financial settlement can help with sudden and unexpected expenses. Compensation can be paid out in a lump sum or as a structured settlement....

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How Much Is the Settlement Value of a Motorcycle Open-Door Accident?

When a driver opens their door without looking to see if anyone is passing, their carelessness may result in an accident. Motorcycle riders may have to swerve to miss the car door, resulting in an accident even if they avoid hitting the open door. Motorcycle riders can be left with devastating injuries from which they may never recover. If...

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What You Should Know About Rear-Ended Collision Settlements

Were you injured in a rear-end collision caused by another party’s negligence? If so, you could be entitled to compensation for your injuries and other damages. While you might assume that the vehicle in the rear is always at fault, that is not always the case. That is why you need a skilled Colorado auto vehicle accident lawyer who...

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How to File a Skiing Accident Claim

It’s no secret that Colorado has some of the best skiing in the world, attracting locals and travelers alike. Unfortunately, even the most experienced skier can find themselves involved in an accident on the slopes. If you sustained a skiing injury caused by another party’s negligence, you could have the legal right to bring a claim for damages. However,...

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How Long Do the Police Have to File Drug Charges?

If you get arrested for drug charges, you may wonder, How long does it take for the police to file charges for a drug offense? This question breaks down into two separate questions:  How much time do the police have after arresting a suspect to charge them or let them out of jail? How long after a crime do...

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How Does Medical Malpractice Differ from Negligence?

Just about everyone has heard of medical malpractice, but many people are uncertain about what it is. Add in the term “medical negligence,” and most people become even more confused. Even many lawyers lack a clear understanding of the difference between standard negligence, medical negligence, and medical malpractice.  Standard Negligence Standard negligence is a violation of the ordinary duty...

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Is There a Statute of Limitations on Drug Charges?

Almost any drug charge can lead to a variety of consequences for the accused. Still, the statute of limitations for drug charges prevents the state from charging you for violations that occurred in the distant past. The length of the limitation period on drug charges depends on the specific crime you were charged with.  If you’re facing charges for...

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