Legal Advice for Injuries to Animals — 53 results
Written by attorney Timothy R. Miley, 10 months ago.
Injuries from a dog bite can be serious, even disfiguring. When someone in Clarksburg has been a victim, compensation could be available under West Virginia’s dog bite laws by filing a... more
Written by attorney John Zinda, almost 3 years ago.
Animal behavior cannot be entirely predictable because they are animals and essentially wild to some degree. When innocent adults and children are seriously injured by a dangerous animal,... more
Written by attorney W. Thomas Smith, over 3 years ago.
The traditional common law approach to dog owner liability for bites causing personal injuries was that the owner had to have reason to know of the dogs propensity to bite. As a practical... more
Written by attorney Mark Blane, over 4 years ago.
What Does California Law Say In Regards to Dog Bites and Animal Attacks? California is a Strict Liability state. This means that an injured person from a dog bite or animal attack does... more
Written by attorney Christopher Zachar, over 2 years ago.
In general, under personal injury law the answer to this question is yes. An owner of a dog, or any animal for that matter, may be held liable for injuries the animal inflicts on others.... more
Written by attorney Kenneth E Berger, about 3 years ago.
SC Personal injury law encompasses a wide range of actions including those arising as a result of auto accidents, unsafe products, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, property... more
Written by attorney Christopher Davis, over 4 years ago.
The concept of contributory negligence and assumption of risk may also apply in cases involving dog bite injuries. The phrase "contributory negligence" refers to... more
Written by attorney Timothy R. Miley, 5 months ago.
Emotional trauma may occur after any traumatic injury and dog attacks may result in unique circumstances. The mental damage done to a dog bite victim can be especially serious if the victim... more
Written by attorney Michael F. Hupy, 10 months ago.
Should the dog owner (or his or her insurance company) pay for your dog attack or dog bite injuries? Find out when a dog owner may be liable in Illinois.
Written by attorney David Grebel, over 1 year ago.
Many times people know of a friend, relative or neighbor that has a dog that is not well behaved and seems to always want to harass you. Unfortunately, sometimes these dogs do more than... more