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  • I had a hip replacement and was measured improperly I now have more than a 1/2inch difference in length what should or can I do?

    8 wks ago I had a right hip replacement in my assessment my therapist noted a difference in length from my knee to my ankles/Which can only be explained by a child hood growth disorder that I was not aware of/Prior to we went over my complete med ...

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    There are many more facts that need to be obtained so a more in depth conversation can be had. Please call me and I would be happy to set up a time to meet with you for a free consultation.

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  • If you sign a waiver at an amusment park, fairgrounds, etc. and something happens to you, can you still sue.

    I heard that if there is not an attorney present at the time of signing, the waiver really means nothing. is this true

    Richard’s Answer

    These cases are fact driven but signing a release does not necessarily mean you cannot recover money damages against a negligent party. You need to consult with an experienced injury lawyer about your particular case. I would be happy to speak with you. Please call my toll free number (888) 842 8466. Thanks

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  • I fell off a ladder and fractured two vertabrae while helping a neighbor install siding

    in the past he has paid me money to do odd jobs.

    Richard’s Answer

    Please call me and I will be happy to answer your questions (888) 842-8466 as I am a CT injury lawyer. Thank you, Richard Hastings

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  • Do I have a case?

    I work at a local night club n I slipped, fell n dislocated my shoulder while cleaning the club at the end of the night. The owner called an ambulance n I was rushed to the hospital. Do I have enough for a personal injury suit? The manager has off...

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    These cases are fact specific which means that you must review the facts of your particular case with an attorney to get the proper advice. I would be happy to provide you with a free telephone consultation. I can be eached at 888.842.8466.

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  • Can i sue my tattoo artist?

    i got a tattoo covered up in june and within a few days i realized something was very wrong with it. It because to puss and ooze and huge sheets of skin came off leaving a giant gaping wound. 5 months later, it is severely raised, and itches all...

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    It would appear that you have a potential claim that certainly needs to be investigated further. You should contact an experienced personal injury. We would be happy to speak with to get additional information to get a better understanding of the situation.

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  • What legal recourse, if any, do I have when a pharmacy mislabels a medication bottle causing me to take four times the

    prescribed dosage. I am most concerned about the possible health ramifications.

    Richard’s Answer

    You may have a negligence action against the pharmacy but the real issue will be what are your damages. Independent of any potential legal action, you should consult with a doctor to determine the real or potential health ramifications.

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  • DO I HAVE A MEDICAL MALPRACTICE CASE?

    PATIENT FELL IN HOSPITAL AFTER NURSING TECH LOWERED RAILS PUT UP BY FAMILY. PATIENT DIED LATER. DEATH CERTICATE STATES FRACTURE CONTRIBUTED TO DEATH.

    Richard’s Answer

    I was sorry to read of your loss. These cases are fact specific and depend upon the standard of care that needs to be investigated. You should contact a medical malpractice attorney in the area where the death occurred at the earliest possible opportunity. There are a number of considerations that should be looked into before hiring a medical negligence lawyer. You should investigate the track record of the firm, the experience they have in the handling of this particular type of case and you should develop a comfort level with whatever firm you wish to hire as this could be a long term relationship that could take many years before it is resolved. Good luck!

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  • An adjuster sent me a letter stating that i was at fault in an accident should i get an attorney.

    i was crossing a thoroughfare in mecklenburg county of charlotte nc i was hit in the rear corner of the car and spun around into a sign bending the axle of my car. i feel if the other driver was traveling at a resonable speed i wouldnt have had t...

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    You should contact a local tort lawyer who should provide you with a free consultation to get your questions answered.

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  • What is a hospital/dr. breach of patient relationship worth?

    The Dr. and hospital (psychiatric ward) were acting on behalf of the police to help discredit me in an upcoming criminal matter. This must be worth something in the arena of breach of patient doctor relationship?

    Richard’s Answer

    The answer is you need to consult with local attorney who will provide you with a free consultation.

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  • Can I sue my Fiances ex husband for defamation of character or slander?

    My Fiance is in a heated custody battle with her exhusband. In the past he acused her of doing drugs. The court ordered a drug test and she passed. Now he has told her that he has had a few people come to him and tell him I deal drugs. He has said...

    Richard’s Answer

    You should find a local lawyer that handles these types of cases that will provide you with a free consultation so you can get your questions answered by a local expert.

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