Todd B Eder’s Answers

Todd B Eder

East Brunswick Personal Injury Lawyer.

Contributor Level 6
  1. 1st or 2nd DUI - one in PA and one in NJ

    Answered over 4 years ago.

    1. Todd B Eder
    2. Johnny Ramirez Castaneda
    2 lawyer answers

    Under NJ law, if the prior offense resulted in a conviction based upon similar law in NJ, this could be a second offense. If the PA charge did not result in a conviction, it would probably not be considered a prior offense in NJ. However, you may be safe anyway. Under NJ law, if the prior first "conviction" is more than 10 years old, this NJ charge would be considered a first offense for sentencing purposes in NJ. Always be upfront with your attorney. Whatever the facts are, he/she can...

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  2. What can I do about falling into a sink hole?

    Answered about 4 years ago.

    1. Todd B Eder
    2. Andrew Daniel Myers
    3. Nima Taradji
    3 lawyer answers

    Your question did not indicate if the property upon which you were injured is owned privately or by a governmental entity, If the incident occurred in NJ and the property was owned, managed or under the control of a governmental entity, you must file a Torts Claim Notice with the entity as a pre-condition to any lawsuit. You can receive the necessary form from the particular governmental entity. Usually, the time period for filing a Torts Claim Notice is within 90 days of the incident....

  3. Can i sue a doctor for given me vicoden for my back when i have had a ulcer for years and now i am in pain.

    Answered over 4 years ago.

    1. Todd B Eder
    2. Alan James Brinkmeier
    2 lawyer answers

    In order to prevail in a medical malpractice action, you need to prove negligence and that the negligence substantially contributed to your damages. Although you believe that the Vicodin is causing you pain, has a physician told you that your condition is due to the medication? Did any physician tell you your condition is now permanent due to the Vicodin? Have you had, or do you now need surgery because of this condition? The pain may be the result of other conditions, or the result of a...