Our Top 10 Most Popular Posts of 2019
Posted in Uncategorized on January 10, 2020
Top posts from 2019 Electric Scooter Laws Cleveland E-Scooter Laws Protecting Amish buggies in Ohio Ohio taking steps to protect Amish buggies When to stop for a school bus When do you have to stop for a school bus in Ohio? Tips for seniors to avoid falls 5 Essential tips for seniors to avoid...
Ohio Drivers are the Worst: Driver Report
Posted in Accident & Injury on January 10, 2020
Quote Wizard, a popular insurance comparison website released its Ohio Driver Report for 2019. The report goes over the best and worst driving cities, best and worst drivers by age group, most popular vehicles by age group, road and bridge quality, and car insurance rates. A number of sources were used to score Ohio...
Staying safe on Ohio roads this winter
Posted in Accident & Injury on December 16, 2019
Winter presents a host of challenges and risks for any driver. Visibility can suffer due to early nightfall, fogged windows and blowing snow. Roads can be incredibly icy; cars can get stuck or may not start. With these and other hazards that come with winter driving, it's crucial for motorists to be prepared. Below...
Understanding auto accident case terms: asymptomatic vs. symptomatic
Posted in Accident & Injury on December 3, 2019
By William J. Price Terms used to describe injuries in auto accident cases can be hard for those outside of the legal profession to understand. One common example of this challenge is the difference between "asymptomatic" and "symptomatic" injuries. This concept is rarely discussed in everyday life but is a very important factor in...
Elk & Elk Attorneys to Present at NBI Seminar Wrongful Death Litigation
Posted in Firm News on November 19, 2019
Elk & Elk Attorneys William Price, Michael Eisner, and Amy Papesh will share their extensive experience with Wrongful Death cases at NBI's Wrongful Death Litigation Seminar in December. The seminar is an intermediate level course designed for attorneys. Insurance professionals, claims managers/adjusters, mediators, and hospital risk managers may also benefit. Registration is $359 and...
How a bad attitude can hurt your personal injury case
Posted in Accident & Injury on November 19, 2019
By William J. Price A personal injury client's credibility and character have an underestimated impact on the value and outcome of their case. Tensions run high after serious accidents and the physical, emotional, and financial traumas can lead victims to say or do things they usually wouldn't. Treating people poorly in the aftermath of...
Elk & Elk recognized in 2020 “Best Law Firms” rankings
Posted in Firm News on November 6, 2019
In early November, U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® announced the Tenth Edition of the annual "Best Law Firms" rankings. Elk & Elk is proud to be regionally ranked in multiple practice areas. U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" rankings The U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" rankings...
How do I document my struggle to recover from an auto accident?
Posted in Accident & Injury on November 5, 2019
By William J. Price After an auto accident, a jury can decide to compensate you for both the injuries you suffered in the crash and the struggles you experienced throughout your recovery. Many clients face the same problem at trial: you look healthy and happy, you're back to work, and you can do all...
Why you need a lawyer after an auto accident
Posted in Accident & Injury on October 25, 2019
By William J. Price When you're trying to get back on your feet after a serious accident, there is no substitute for the advice of an experienced lawyer. Family, friends, and acquaintances may have your best interests in mind, but they often overlook issues that could hurt the value of your claim and leave...
Elk & Elk Attorneys to Present at Personal Injury Boot Camp
Posted in Firm News on October 23, 2019
Personal injury cases present a unique set of challenges and obstacles to attorneys working to maximize compensation for their clients. Elk & Elk Partner Craig McLaughlin and attorney Michael Eisner will share their extensive experience in this area during National Business Institute's Personal Injury Boot Camp in November. The seminar is a basic-to-intermediate level...