Who Gets the Money in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in South Carolina

Filing a wrongful death lawsuit in South Carolina could help the surviving family members receive the justice they deserve, along with a monetary judgment that will ensure they will not suffer financial ruin. The vital question family members may ask is, Who gets the money in a wrongful death lawsuit in South Carolina? When Can […]

Can I File An Insurance Claim Without a Police Report

At some point, almost all drivers will have the experience of filing a police report after a car accident and then dealing with insurance companies. But do you need a police report to file an insurance claim? Here, we answer that question and provide the process of best practices after a car accident. Do I […]

Person looking over paper to understand ERISA Disability Claims

As an employee, you may be entitled to certain benefits through your employer. Commonly known employer-provided benefits include health care and retirement benefits. However, what many workers may not be aware of or fully understand are their disability benefits.  If you become disabled and cannot work, you may qualify for protection under the Employee Retirement […]

Is there an Average Car Accident Settlement in South Carolina

If you or a loved one sustained injuries in a South Carolina car accident that wasn’t your fault, you deserve justice and fair compensation for your damages—but how can you determine what a fair settlement might be for your claim? Depending on the details of your case, you could be eligible to pursue compensation for […]

ERISA Exemptions

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, commonly known as ERISA, regulates pension plans established by private employers. ERISA also regulates other types of benefits your employer might provide, including group health insurance and disability plans. If you were improperly denied disability benefits or if you believe that any of your rights under ERISA […]

How-to-File-a-Truck-Accident-Claim-in-South-Carolina

Commercial trucks, because of their weight, size, and high travel speeds, pose a significant danger to other drivers on the road. For this reason, truck drivers and trucking companies are held to a high standard. If you were involved in a truck accident, you might be able to file a claim. A South Carolina truck […]

South Carolina Car Accident Laws You Need to Know

If you were just in a car accident, you probably have a lot on your mind. Although it may be hard to think about a lawsuit in the immediate aftermath of a car accident, a successful personal injury claim can help you pay your medical bills or cover the cost of expensive vehicle damage. This […]

Is Lane Splitting Legal in SC

When riding your motorcycle, it is often tempting to use lane splitting as a time-saving maneuver in traffic. What is lane splitting? Generally, lane splitting is driving your motorcycle between two stopped or slow-moving lanes of traffic that are both moving in the same direction. Lane splitting is illegal in some states, including South Carolina. […]

How Does An ERISA Lien Impact Personal Injury Case

After a court awards you compensation in a personal injury case, you may think that you have concluded your legal battle. However, you may not actually be able to enjoy the benefit of the exact amount of damages awarded to you. Personal injury awards are often subject to liens. Liens are claims by various third […]

Diminished-Value-Claims-in-South-Carolina

After a car accident, you face many expenses, such as medical bills and car repairs. However, repairs can’t always restore the damage done in the accident. Even after repairing your car, it may have lost value. This reduction is called diminished value. While your car’s drop in worth may seem unfair, it makes sense. After […]