If I Slip and Fall on Snow or Ice in Oklahoma City, Is the Property Owner Liable for My Damages?

As winter continues to drag on and snow and ice continue to accumulate in Oklahoma City and surrounding areas, the risk of a slip and fall accident becomes very real. Indeed, while a person can slip, trip, or fall at any time of the year and on nearly any surface, those that are slippery pose […]

Top Tips for Avoiding a Pedestrian Accident for Drivers and Walkers

Pedestrian accidents are a serious concern in Oklahoma City, with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reporting that there were 69 pedestrians killed in the year 2015 alone, a significant increase from the previous year. Luckily, the good news is that avoiding a pedestrian accident can be very easy, simply with more diligence from […]

What Is the Attractive Nuisance Doctrine?

Being injured on the property of another can be a scary experience. But unless you are legally on the property at the time of the incident, the property owner owed you no duty of care other than to refrain from causing you willful or wanton harm. This means that if you were trespassing and harmed […]

If I’m Not Wearing a Helmet in a Motorcycle Crash, Can I Still Seek Damages for a TBI?

One of the most common injury types suffered by motorcyclists who are involved in a crash is a traumatic brain injury, or TBI. TBIs can have lasting effects for victims, affecting memory, cognition, sensation, learning, and emotion. When a motorcycle accident occurs and a motorcyclist suffers an injury, they retain the right to bring forth […]

Types of Damages and Damage Caps in a Personal Injury Case in Oklahoma City

If you have been injured by the negligence of another party in Oklahoma, you may be thinking about filing a personal injury case to recover compensation for your losses. Before you invest your time and money, however, it is important to understand the types of damages you may be able to recover, as well as […]

Can I File a Lawsuit Against an Uninsured Motorist in Oklahoma City?

When you are involved in an accident in Oklahoma, one thing that you can usually take comfort in is the fact that if you were not at fault for the crash, you can file a claim with the other driver’s liability insurance for your damages. But what if the other driver doesn’t have insurance? What […]

Advice for Safe Biking: How to Avoid a Crash and Minimize Injuries

The Oklahoma Bicycle Coalition’s data on bicycle crashes over a five-year period in the state highlights that the number of bicycling accident-related fatalities is much higher than it should be, with an average of six cyclist deaths per year in the state. There are also numerous bicycle accidents that occur in the state every year […]

What Are My Options If I’m Hit by an Uninsured Motorist?

The state of Oklahoma mandates that its drivers carry liability insurance in the event of a car accident. This type of insurance is used to pay for damages to vehicles, as well as injuries, that result from a collision. Despite the requirement, there are many drivers in Oklahoma that do not carry liability insurance. Not […]

I Was Served Divorce Papers. Now What?

Even though a marriage has turned sour and started to unravel, it can still come as a shock when divorce papers are served. Getting an official document issued from the court with your name on it under the title, “Original Petition for Divorce” makes it a reality. Now what? Original Petition for Divorce If your […]

Religious Differences in a Custody Battle

Parenting differences seem more pronounced when the parents decide to divorce, and can even create emotionally charged disagreements during the child custody battle. What happens when there is a difference between religions and cultures in a custody battle? Which religion or culture wins when two parents cannot agree? Discussing Religious Differences The religious differences may […]

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