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What costs should I expect in a medical malpractice case?

There are two expenses associated with investigating a medical malpractice case: the cost to obtain medical records and X-rays taken if necessary and having a doctor review the records. Continue reading

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Will most doctors settle medical malpractice suits out of court?

Clients should anticipate and presume that if there is a case, it will go to a jury trial and to be prepared for that. Continue reading

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Who is eligible for a public defender?

Generally speaking, you are eligible for a public defender if you are a juvenile or are an adult charged with a crime in which prison time may be required and you are considered “indigent.” Continue reading

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I was turned down for SSD and appealed twice. Now, I am scheduled for a hearing. What does that entail?

The judge will evaluate your case, records, doctors’ opinions and other information in your file. He or she will then make a decision as to your ability to work at either your previous job(s) or at any other jobs. Continue reading

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I have filed twice and been turned down twice for SSD. What other options do I have available?

After you have filed your original claim for SSD or SSI and are denied, you can appeal the decision. This also is typically a good time to consult an attorney about the appeal process and to get help with gathering information for your hearing.
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I have filed for Social Security Disability, but haven’t heard anything for months. Should I contact an attorney?

After Social Security receives a filing and opens a file, it is then sent to the corresponding state agency for review. Altogether, this process typically takes between four and five months. Continue reading

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My employer is ignoring our employment contract, what can I do?

That depends primarily on the terms of the employment contract and what your employer is doing to violate it. Continue reading

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What is allowed in an employment contract (or what is not allowed)?

There is very little that is not allowed to be included in an employment contract in Ohio. That is why it is very important to have an attorney look at your employment contract. Continue reading

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Should I have an attorney look over my employment contract?

An employment contract is going to affect one of the most important parts of your life which is why an attorney should review. Continue reading

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Am I Eligible For Unemployment Benefits?

In Ohio, in order to be eligible for unemployment benefits, you must have worked a sufficient number of weeks and earned sufficient wages in the months before filing your claim. Continue reading

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