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  • Seeking advice for owner operator of a semi, that was hit by a company truck driver in a truck stop.

    Owner operator of semi truck, parked in a truck stop hit from behind from another company owned truck driver that had a heatattack. What are my legal rights? Damages to truck/trailer and operator.

    Mark’s Answer

    Bottom line: Time to get a personal injury attorney!
    Good luck!

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  • Can i get a lawyer if I am being sue

    i was in an accident and 2 months later im being sue for it what can i do

    Mark’s Answer

    Contact your insurance carrier - they should take care of you - if you do not have auto insurance then I would suggest you hire an attorney to assist.

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  • Can I get sued if my husband gets into a car accident?

    We are separated but not legally divorce and the car is under his name only.

    Mark’s Answer

    Nope - only if you were a registered owner

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  • I was in car accident 10\2014. Injured. Too late for atty?

    I was involved in an accident w\drunk who blew thru stop sign. I was hurt, but didn't realize I was injured then (just had knee surgery 3\30 as a result). Called 911 twice to get driver arrested but sheriffs never came. Little damage to my Jeep, s...

    Mark’s Answer

    Nope - not too late - contact a personal injury attorney to help out

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  • Do I have a case?

    Two weeks ago I was walking on a public sidewalk. On the sidewalk, there is a 5 foot deep hole that is missing a manhole cover. I didn't see this hole and walked right into it, hurting both of my legs. I have a hospital bill for a sprained ankl...

    Mark’s Answer

    Sounds like it - be aware: government tort claim must be filed within 6 months!! Consult with a personal injury attorney soon!

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  • If another vehicle rear ends your car, whose fault is it?

    I was turning left onto another road and needed to get into the right lane. I was driving slow and had my right hand blinker on. At that time, their was no other vehicles behind me. Then out of nowhere this heavy duty truck rear ended my car. The ...

    Mark’s Answer

    Generally - he is at fault - the vehicle code section is Vehicle Code section 22350 which provides:
    No person shall drive a vehicle upon a highway at a speed greater than is reasonable or prudent having due regard for weather, visibility, the traffic on, and the surface and width of, the highway, and in no event at a speed which endangers the safety of persons or property.
    My advice? Get an attorney to help out!

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  • I was injured and hospitalized for three days when I hit a uncovered city sewer drain at full stride.

    Knocked unconscience, received a concusion fractured skull split from chin to forehead threw nose and lost several teeth

    Mark’s Answer

    Get a lawyer...............

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  • Has the dentist violated some medical code of conduct? Would it be appropriate to file a grievance with the CA Dental Board?

    I had a scheduled dental appointment with a dentist whom I had not seen before. I was asked to sign several documents upon my visit. One such document was an arbitration agreement. Within the agreement was a clause which stated, "This agreement m...

    Mark’s Answer

    Nope - dentist has right to do that.........capitalism! Simply get a new dentist - it's really that simple..............carry on...............

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  • Hello, I got into a vehicle accident and the insurance company told me I was 25% liable and the other was 75% liable. Can I sue

    It happened last September and the other party wants to give me a check of $900 to settle the case. I feel I deserve more because I shouldn't have been held responsible and back injuries resulted from the accident as well. Should I take the money ...

    Mark’s Answer

    Bottom line: not enough info here - of course you can sue - was there a traffic accident report done? I would recommend having an attorney (personal injury attorney who specializes in auto accident cases) look at your case.

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