June 13, 2018

The Physical & Emotional Trauma of a Bicyclist Accident

As a bicyclist, one of the worst things that could ever happen is getting struck by a car driver who was simply not paying attention, distracted or under the influence while behind the wheel. The injuries associated with a bicyclist accident can include physical and emotional trauma. The human body was just not built to withstand the sudden and blunt force from a vehicle body.

May 13, 2018

Why Cars are the Biggest Threats to Pedestrians

When taking a stroll, pedestrians must always be alert and aware of cars that could be coming their direction. Car drivers can become distracted while behind the wheel, and not see that a pedestrian has crossed in front of their path. A major way pedestrians can help lessen the chances of being struck by a car is through prevention.

April 17, 2018

Valuing intellectual property in divorce

Intellectual property rights are rights to exclusive ownership and interest in the intangible assets such as trademarks, patents and copyrights. Intangible assets exist on paper and by operation of law and are not otherwise physical items that can be physically divided or split in a divorce. Whether a tangible, physical asset ….

March 18, 2018

Copyrights and Estate Planning

When people think about the items that make up their estate as they prepare to meet with their estate planning attorney, they typically think about items such as bank and retirement accounts, real estate, vehicles, jewelry, and items of value they have purchased. What some people may overlook is what will happen to their intellectual property when they pass…….

March 18, 2018

5 Motorcycle Safety Tips

It is fun and can be more cost effective to ride a motorcycle for your commute. However, it can be more dangerous than driving a car if you do not apply all safety measures. The National Highway Traffic Administration reports that a motorcyclist is 27 times more likely to die in an accident than someone in another vehicle. Usually, the failure of a rider to operate the motorcycle safely and follow the rules of the road are considered the cause of many of these deaths. Take a look at the following five safety tips to help keep you safe on the bike…..

March 17, 2018

Construction Accident

As a wrongful death attorney Dekalb County GA can attest, construction workers face some of the most perilous employment conditions in the country on a daily basis. Because the accidents are not restricted to the workers, additional care is taken on sites to ensure that the public is aware that construction is going on; ……

February 22, 2018

Estate Planning and Intellectual Property

No one likes to think of their own demise, which may be one of the reasons many people put off creating estate documents until very late in life. Usually when they finally get around to planning their estate, they tend to focus on physical assets — investments, real estate, jewelry, family heirlooms, money, etc. But what about intangible assets? Perhaps you have authored articles, possess trade secrets, created a brand for your business…….