The basic elements of a bike accident claim

Portland is a city that prides itself on being an area full of recreational activities and the pursuit of a healthy lifestyle.  So it comes as little surprise that riding a bike is one of the most popular outdoor activities.  With tons of fresh air and miles upon miles of bike trails

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The four tests of a wrongful death case

Few things in life are more intense and unsettling than the unexpected death of someone you love.  Shock, denial and anger can leave family members in a highly fragile and emotional state.  Add to this the financial and legal implications that a family must inevitably face, and the trauma can be ongoing

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Why You Want A Trial Lawyer In Your Corner

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Teen Driving Risks

Joseph Rose, author of the always excellent “pdxcommute” column at The Oregonian/OregonLive, reports some important and chilling facts about the heightened risks faced by teen drivers and their friends and loved ones: [R]esearch has repeatedly shown teen drivers — especially boys — take more risks when their friends are in the passenger

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Skiing and Liability Releases

As many of us buy passes to ski or snowboard, we sign legal releases or see them on the back of our tickets or posted around the ski area. Such releases typically say that skiers and snowboarders cannot sue the ski area operator for injuries caused by the operator’s negligence. Are these

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