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December 24, 2019

Contribution Among Defendants: Giving Applicant a Second Bite of the Apple

It is best practice to join the other co-defendant before settlement, in addition to reserving your right to contribution. So, you discover a co-defendant after your very efficient defense attorney…
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December 24, 2019

The “Catastrophic Injury Exception” Is Expanded, Yet Again.

The Appeals Board directed the focus to the nature of the injury itself, instead of the results from the injury Since the passage of S.B. 863, the “catastrophic injury exception”…
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December 24, 2019

The Initial Physical Aggressor Defense -When The First Blow Isn’t The Final Word.

Defendants must always investigate the underlying facts Though counter-intuitive, the Initial Physical Aggressor defense doesn’t always rest on Applicant striking the first blow. Instead, defense must be able to show…