Absolutely, if you want to recover a fair amount for all of the damages owed to you. Insurance companies employ adjustors who are trained and supervised to minimize the amount they pay on claims. Their loyalty is to their employer and shareholders. They look out for their best interest, not yours. For example, did you [...]
Redhibition is unique to Louisiana. Under Louisiana “redhibition” laws a seller warrants to you that the vehicle is free from defects and vices. A defect is redhibitory when it renders the vehicle useless or so inconvenient that you would not have purchased the vehicle had you know of the defect at the time of sale.
Depending upon the nature and the severity of the defect, you may be entitled to: Rescission of the sale, which would include the purchase price, interest and costs to maintain the vehicle; or Reduction of purchase price which is the difference in the amount you paid for the vehicle and what a reasonable person would [...]
What is the minimum number of repairs or days out of service for me to pursue a “Redhibition” case against the seller and manufacturer of my vehicle?
None! Unlike the “lemon law”, in order recover under “Redhibition” you need only show that a defect existed at the time of sale that rendered the vehicle useless or so inconvenient that a reasonable person who not have purchased the vehicle had they known of the defect or would have purchased for a reduced price.
Our fee is contingent upon making a recovery on your behalf. If we do not make a recovery then you do not owe a fee. If we make a recovery then our charge is based upon a percentage of the gross recovery and/or an agreed amount paid by the dealer and/or manufacturer.
The amount of damages you recovery are typically determined by the severity of the defect and the extent that the defect has impaired the use of the vehicle. Each case requires evaluations.
Report the injury. Complete an incident report. Make sure the information contained in the incident report is accurate and true to the best of your knowledge. Do NOT sign a blank incident report or one completed by a company official. If your job is threatened because of your refusal to sign a blank report or [...]
Jones Act Seamen can sue their employer for work-related injuries caused by the employer’s negligence. Qualifying as a Jones Act Seaman can greatly increase your rights to recovery of damages for an injury related to your maritime employment. To qualify as a seaman under the Jones act you must have a substantial connection to a [...]
Yes, if your injury was caused by the fault or negligence of another person who is not a co-employee and it occurred on navigable waters then you may have a claim under general maritime law. If your injury arises out of your employment and was caused by your fault or the fault of a co-employee [...]
Our fees are contingent upon recovering for you. If we do not make a recovery on your behalf, then you do not owe us any fees. If we make a recovery on your behalf, then our fee is a percentage of the gross amounts recovered on your behalf. It is simple, we win and we [...]