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Category: Boating Injury

Boating Safety

Posted on June 24, 2014 Boating Injury,General,In The News,State Law

With summertime finally here, it is important to bear in mind some of the cautions that must accompany our favorite warm-weather past-times. For example, it is a little-known fact that anyone born after 1989 is required it complete a boating safety course in order to legally operate a motorized boat or personal watercraft in the… read more

Boating Safety Tips

Posted on June 11, 2013 Boating Injury,State Law

Boating is a favorite Wisconsin activity, and the Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) website supplies many tips and rules for keeping everyone safe on the water. According to the DNR most boating fatalities occur during daylight hours with good weather and calm water. Nonetheless it is during these ideal conditions that people most often fall… read more

Mitigation of Damages – Be sure to follow your doctor’s orders.

Posted on November 15, 2011 Bicycle Injury,Boating Injury,Personal Injury,Slip & Fall,Spinal Injury,Whiplash Injury,You’re Injured, Now What?

After an accident, it can sometimes be difficult to make the time to see your doctor, chiropractor or physical therapist. Life gets hectic and it can be easy to skip an appointment here or there because you don’t you are busy or do not fell up to it. Skipping appointments is problematic for a couple… read more

What is a fair settlement amount?

Posted on September 19, 2011 Bicycle Injury,Boating Injury,Brain Injury,Bus Accidents,Construction Accidents,Dangerous Products (Product Liability),Dog Bites,Drunk Driving,Farm Accidents,General,Insurance Disputes,Medical Malpractice,Motorcycle Injury,Pedestrian Injury,Personal Injury,Pharmaceutical Product Injury,Semi Truck Accidents,Slip & Fall,Spinal Injury,That’s Outrageous!,Vehicle Accidents,What We Do For You (Civil Process),Work Injury,You’re Injured, Now What?

When it comes to analyzing a settlement offer that an injured person has received from an insurance company–whether that person is represented by an attorney or not–there are a great many factors that must be considered.  First and foremost, the nature and extent of the injuries, and whether there will be continuing or even permanent… read more

What does this word mean? Interrogatories

Posted on June 2, 2011 Boating Injury,Construction Accidents,Semi Truck Accidents,Unsafe Places (Premises Liability),Vehicle Accidents,What We Do For You (Civil Process),Wrongful Death,You’re Injured, Now What?

Interrogatories are a commonly used form of written discovery that enable attorneys to obtain basic information about claims, defenses, and other issues in a case.  Often, written discovery through interrogatories is the first method of discovery employed in a case.  For victims of physical injuries, the questions commonly concern the nature of injuries sustained, names… read more

What does this word mean? Discovery

Posted on June 2, 2011 Bicycle Injury,Boating Injury,Dangerous Products (Product Liability),Dog Bites

Once a lawsuit is filed and the defendants have answered the complaint, the case moves into the phase of litigation called discovery.  As the name implies, this is the time when the parties collect information and evidence to be used in evaluating and, if necessary, trying the case at trial.  The most common types of… read more

Proving Damages or Harms Resulting from an Injury is a Central Issue at Trial

Posted on June 2, 2011 Bicycle Injury,Boating Injury,Brain Injury,Bus Accidents,Construction Accidents,Dangerous Products (Product Liability),Dog Bites,Drunk Driving,Farm Accidents,Federal Law,General,Hazardous Materials,In The News,Insurance Disputes,Local News,Medical Malpractice,Motorcycle Injury,Myth Debunker,Pedestrian Injury,Pharmaceutical Product Injury,Slip & Fall,State Law,Tags,That’s Outrageous!,Vehicle Accidents,What Does This Word Mean?,What We Do For You (Civil Process),Whiplash Injury,You’re Injured, Now What?,Your Trial

Civil trials typically concern two issues: 1) Liability. Is someone, usually the defendant or their liability insurance company, responsible for the damages the plaintiff has suffered? 2) Damages. What amount of money is fair and reasonable compensation for things like medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering? Other blogs have discussed issues related to… read more

Bye, Goff & Rohde Ltd. practices law throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota

Posted on June 2, 2011 Bicycle Injury,Boating Injury,Brain Injury,Bus Accidents,Construction Accidents,Dangerous Products (Product Liability),Dog Bites,Drunk Driving,Farm Accidents,Federal Law,General,Hazardous Materials,In The News,Insurance Disputes,Local News,Medical Malpractice,Motorcycle Injury,Myth Debunker,Pedestrian Injury,Pharmaceutical Product Injury,Slip & Fall,State Law,Tags,That’s Outrageous!,Vehicle Accidents,What Does This Word Mean?,What We Do For You (Civil Process),Whiplash Injury,You’re Injured, Now What?,Your Trial

Bye, Goff & Rohde Ltd. attorneys travel throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota in order to help clients with all manner of physical injury cases.  We are committed to coming to you, and finding convenient times to meet with you to discuss your case. The easiest way to get in touch with BGR is to contact our… read more

Medical Evidence at Trial

Posted on June 2, 2011 Bicycle Injury,Boating Injury,Brain Injury,Bus Accidents,Construction Accidents,Dangerous Products (Product Liability),Dog Bites,Drunk Driving,Farm Accidents,Federal Law,General,Hazardous Materials,In The News,Insurance Disputes,Local News,Medical Malpractice,Motorcycle Injury,Myth Debunker,Pedestrian Injury,Pharmaceutical Product Injury,Slip & Fall,State Law,Tags,That’s Outrageous!,Vehicle Accidents,What Does This Word Mean?,What We Do For You (Civil Process),Whiplash Injury,You’re Injured, Now What?,Your Trial

Wisconsin law provides that people injured as a result of another person’s negligence have a right to bring their claims before a jury to seek redress and compensation for their injuries.  At the time of trial, clearly the most important single witness is almost always the injured plaintiff him/herself.  But, in addition to any fact… read more

What is a Mediation?

Posted on June 2, 2011 Bicycle Injury,Boating Injury,Brain Injury,Bus Accidents,Construction Accidents,Dangerous Products (Product Liability),Dog Bites,Drunk Driving,Farm Accidents,Federal Law,General,Hazardous Materials,In The News,Insurance Disputes,Local News,Medical Malpractice,Motorcycle Injury,Myth Debunker,Pedestrian Injury,Pharmaceutical Product Injury,Slip & Fall,State Law,Tags,That’s Outrageous!,Vehicle Accidents,What Does This Word Mean?,What We Do For You (Civil Process),Whiplash Injury,You’re Injured, Now What?,Your Trial

Once a civil lawsuit is filed, the parties conduct a scheduling conference with the court and enter into the phase of a case known as discovery.  Once discovery, in the form of written requests or depositions, is generally completed, the parties are required by most judges to participate in a mediation. Mediation can be valuable… read more