Pennsylvania has had a "Dog Law" for many years. Under an early version of the law, Pennsylvania actually adopted what became known as the "one free bite" rule. Under this law, the owner of a dog was... more
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 just bark.... more
If you were attacked by a pet dog in New York, you may be entitled to payment
from the dog's owners or insurance company. Under New York animal attack laws
(New York Agriculture and Markets Law), if... more
Under Pennsylvania law, dog owners have a duty to ensure that their dogs do not cause injury to others. Deardorff v. Burger, 606 A.2d 489 (1992). The current state of the law... more
Written by attorney Lisa Lerch, about 3 years ago.
EQUESTRIAN QUESTION FORUM by Lisa L. Lerch, Esq.
During a recent trail ride one of the horses stumbled over a tree that was blocking the trail and the rider was thrown and injured. His injuries... more
If you have uninsured motorist protection, you may still be able to make a claim and receive a settlement.
What is uninsured motorist protection?
Most peoples auto insurance policy provides coverage... more