It was announced that the slow march to changing the filing of court pleadings to being all electronics is inevitable. The court has not set a deadline for when pleadings will have to be filed by computer but it is anticipated it will be within the next 18 months. This is a major change in the way that cases are brought to court in that...

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One of the last bastions of doing things the old fashioned way has been our legal system.  The way that lawyers do things has remained virtually unchanged for many, many years.  That paradigm is about to shift with the recognition by electronic management of the judicial system.   It is time for technology to take its place in the way that the...

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judges

Judges are frequently the objects of people’s frustrations. I for one am deeply disturbed whenever those black-robed civil servants fail to appreciate my persuasive exertion on behalf of my client. Sure, they serve a crucial role in our society by resolving otherwise irresolvable disputes. Sure, the fact that they aren’t elected is key to...

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As a practical matter, insurance coverage is essential to being able to obtain a recovery in a personal injury case. Without it, there is usually little to no ability to pay. Having to get a verdict and then chasing personal assets to get paid is almost always a losing proposition. Insurance is the business of agreeing to cover the cost of a...

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premises injury

Legal Fault for Injury from Dangerous Conditions New Hampshire law requires that owners and occupiers of property use a reasonable amount of care in the way they construct, use, and maintain their property.  They are not responsible for an injury simply because it happened on their property.  Landowners can be legally at fault for an injury...

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We recently concluded a case for a vehicle crash client who had suffered a broken hip which required surgery to fix.  She had been injured in a crash while she was a passenger on a motorcycle.  Her medical bills alone totaled $75,000.00.  The evidence clearly established that the motorcyclist, after turning right on to a road from an...

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