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PTSD after a Car Accident: How to Recover Compensation

Being involved in a vehicle collision is an extremely traumatic event. Most people don’t realize just how terrifying a wreck can be until it’s happened to them. Following a severe car accident, you are likely to go into shock, and then for a time afterward you may experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). People experience PTSD … Continue reading “PTSD after a Car Accident: How to Recover Compensation”

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How Contributory Negligence Works in Virginia

If you’ve been injured in an accident in Virginia, you may be wondering how contributory negligence works. The law of negligence operates on the principle that all people are responsible for the harm they cause others. That means that they can be made to pay for your financial and other losses if through their actions … Continue reading “How Contributory Negligence Works in Virginia”

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Dog Bite Laws in Virginia

Not all dogs are cuddly people-pleasers, and some can be fairly vicious, especially if they think their owners are in danger. Unfortunately, dog bites and dog-related injuries are common, with about 4.5 million people bitten in the United States each year. If you’ve been attacked by an overly protective canine, you may be owed some … Continue reading “Dog Bite Laws in Virginia”

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What to Do When You’ve Been the Victim of Police Misconduct

Police officers have a difficult job of upholding the laws and protecting our communities, and they do have authorization to engage in some unsettling behaviors that most people don’t like—such as necessary use of force, detaining individuals using handcuffs, making arrests, and interrogating suspects. Just because some of these behaviors make you uncomfortable doesn’t mean … Continue reading “What to Do When You’ve Been the Victim of Police Misconduct”

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Shopping Mall Assaults and Injuries

The Halperin Law Center represents victims who have been injured due to criminal activity. Many people believe that their only opportunity for justice is in the criminal court system. If you have been criminally assaulted and injured at a shopping mall, however, you may have a claim against the owner, operator and/or security company of … Continue reading “Shopping Mall Assaults and Injuries”