4 Facts About Workers’ Compensation Insurance You May Not Know

28 February 2019
 Categories: Law, Blog

Being injured on the job can often be a stressful experience. Not only do you need to deal with the direct effects of your injury, but you must also navigate an unfamiliar claims process while potentially being unable to work. Often, this process will be started by your employer, and you will be guided through it in part by the workers' compensation insurance company. In many cases, both of these parties may gloss over small details that they feel are unnecessary to explain or they may provide information in large packets that are difficult to quickly parse and understand. Read More 

Two Things You Need to Know About Suing for Genetic Discrimination

24 January 2019
 Categories: Law, Blog

With the rising popularity of genetic testing, it was only a matter of time before the issue of genetic discrimination popped up. Genetic discrimination is just like any other type of discrimination, except the offender treats people unfairly based on their DNA. While there are laws in place designed to protect individuals from this type of prejudice, they don't offer as much protection as you would expect. If you're in the process of pursuing legal justice of mistreatment you experienced because of your genes, here are two issues that will affect how your case turns out. Read More 

Three Jobs In Which Repeated Verbal Abuse May Lead To A Workers’ Compensation Case

13 December 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

When you sustain an injury at work and are evaluating whether you should begin a workers' compensation case, it's important for you to know that the injury doesn't have to be a physical one. Mental health issues that develop because of your job fall under the workers' compensation umbrella, and your likelihood of a successful case is especially strong if you brought some concerns to your employer, but he or she ignored them. Read More 

Suing A Naturopathic Doctor For Wrongful Death Isn’t As Easy As You’d Think

5 November 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

Naturopathic doctors purport to offer safe alternative remedies for the treatment of diseases and conditions that rival those found in traditional medicine. However, many of the claims they make aren't backed by science, and sometimes people die because so-called natural remedies were actually more dangerous than they appeared to be. Unfortunately, winning a malpractice case against a naturopathic doctor will be challenging for the following two reasons: It May Be Harder to Overcome the Assumption of Risk Read More 

3 Benefits Of A Consultation With A Divorce Attorney

27 September 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you call a local divorce law firm such as Seiler & Parker PC and ask about getting help with handling your divorce, one of the first things that might be offered is the chance to schedule an appointment for a consultation. A consultation with a divorce attorney might take a little bit of your time, but it's usually well worth it. These are some of the benefits of scheduling and going in for one of these consultations. Read More