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Learn How Personal Injury Protection Can Help After an Auto Accident

In this video, Justin Lawrence describes and defines Personal Injury Protection (PIP) coverage as it relates to Kentucky drivers, and talks about the types of bills that PIP should cover after a motor vehicle accident.  Justin also describes the process for receiving PIP benefits, and talks about … [Read more...]

Liability for Employers Furnishing Alcohol to Employees

Attorney Justin Lawrence writes here about the liability for drunk drivers who cause automobile accidents when the drunk driver gets behind the wheel immediately after a work event.  Kentucky law has a surprising loophole for employers that allow their employees to get drunk at company functions and … [Read more...]

Two Steps to Preserve a Claim When a Tortfeasor Files a Bankruptcy

Check out this article written by Justin Lawrence, in which he discusses how an injured person can preserve their claim when the person who hurt them files for bankruptcy.  Many lawyers cannot practice in both bankruptcy and in injury areas of practice (such as personal injury, workers’ … [Read more...]

Getting Results in Personal Injury Trials

Justin Lawrence recently wrote an article for an attorney publication called the Advocate.  In this article, Justin teaches other attorneys how jurors think of testifying experts and the best way to conduct a personal injury trial (such as a motor vehicle accident or a products liability case) when … [Read more...]

Attorney Justin Lawrence Wins at the Kentucky Supreme Court

Attorney Justin Lawrence, founder of Lawrence & Associates, recently wrote an Amicus (or “Friend of the Court”) brief for the Kentucky AFL-CIO at the Kentucky Supreme Court. The brief concerned a Workers’ Compensation case in which the injured worker demanded full compensation for his injury and … [Read more...]

Social Media and Lawsuits – What You Say Can Be Used Against You by a Defense Attorney

The American Association for Justice creates Trial Magazine, which discusses best practices for trial attorneys and their clients. A recent article on the use of social media by litigants gave ten excellent pointers. For years, judges have allowed defense attorneys to look at social media … [Read more...]

How to File a Lawsuit in Kentucky When You Live in Another State

Tens of thousands of people visit Kentucky every day. Some are traveling through on the way to somewhere else, some have come here to work from neighboring states, and some are here for vacation. It is inevitable that some of those people will get into car crashes or somehow get hurt while in … [Read more...]

Tort Reform, and How It Hurts Us

Rumor has it that tort reform will be on the legislative agenda in Kentucky in 2016, based on leaks from Matt Bevin’s transition team meetings. Tort reform is great for insurance companies, but hurts average state citizens. To get an idea of how much it can hurt an average citizen, Lawrence & … [Read more...]

Which Insurance Should Pay Medical Bills After You’ve Had a Car Wreck?

Lawrence & Associates sees many clients after a car wreck, and we see many misconceptions about how insurance coverage should pay medical bills and repayments for lost wages. If you are unfortunate enough to suffer injuries in a motor vehicle accident, you’ll want to know what insurance to use … [Read more...]

What is an Umbrella Policy?

Our previous two blog posts talked about automobile insurance and homeowner’s insurance, but there is another very important type of insurance that every injured person’s attorney should be looking for. An umbrella policy can provide valuable coverage for the most serious injuries, whether they … [Read more...]