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Civil Liability in DUI Driving Accident Cases: A Personal Injury Point of View

Civil liability is not the first thing we think of when it comes to drunk driving accidents. However, it is one of the most common actions taken against a defendant after they’ve been charged with a DUI. Usually when people think of a DUI, the first image that probably comes to mind is a celebrity being arrested and charged with a felony (or other criminal charges). This article will seek to show the less talked about but more common legal actions taken after a drunk driving accident: civil liability.

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Everything You Need to Know About a Wrongful Death Lawsuit, Part 2: Survival Actions

In part one of Everything You Need to Know About a Wrongful Death Lawsuit we looked at the scope of a wrongful death lawsuit as it pertains to personal injury. We also explained how damages are determined in a court of law in regard to wrongful death. We delved into how it differs from a lawsuit filed due to an accident, and how the surviving family members circumstances are a major component of “pecuniary loss”.

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Everything You Need to Know About a Wrongful Death Lawsuit, Part 1

Within the scope of a wrongful death lawsuit lies a nuanced approach to collecting damages. While a family can never put a dollar amount on the loss of a loved one, and shouldn’t have to, there are still financial burdens that must be dealt with after death. For this reason, it’s important to obtain board certified legal counsel to help navigate both the judicial and financial aspects of a wrongful death lawsuit.

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