What are liability and damages, and how do I prove them?

There are two equally important components your lawyer must prove to win your injury case: liability and damages. It is important to understand what they are, and how they figure …

What are liability and damages, and how do I prove them?2019-11-01T07:46:19-05:00

Can I recover from homeowners insurance if I’m injured in a car accident in a home’s driveway?

Many property owners purchase homeowners insurance to protect their homes from a variety of perils like fire, lightning, hail, explosions, etc. But another reason why

Can I recover from homeowners insurance if I’m injured in a car accident in a home’s driveway?2019-10-18T14:32:22-05:00

Rafi Law Firm obtains $1.6 million settlement for client hit by car while walking his dog

The Story:

The morning of August 23, 2018 started like any other day for our client, RM—he woke up, ate breakfast, and walked his dog through his neighborhood on Vista Leaf …

Rafi Law Firm obtains $1.6 million settlement for client hit by car while walking his dog2019-10-03T12:48:20-05:00

Rideshare drivers may become employees in California. What would a comparable law in Georgia mean for its drivers?

California Governor Gavin Newsom recently signed a law that could make Uber and Lyft drivers “employees” rather than “independent contractors.” This comes as a result of …

Rideshare drivers may become employees in California. What would a comparable law in Georgia mean for its drivers?2019-09-27T15:32:28-05:00

Atlanta bicyclists: Staying safe in a city of cars

For various reasons over the past decade or so—including increased commuter traffic; environmental concerns; and simply more people wanting to exercise—Atlanta roads have seen an influx of bicyclists. Unfortunately, more …

Atlanta bicyclists: Staying safe in a city of cars2019-09-20T14:37:42-05:00

I got a call from the insurance company after an accident. What should I do?

Imagine you are driving through an intersection with a green light. All the sudden, a big pick-up truck driving on the road perpendicular to you runs a red light. The …

I got a call from the insurance company after an accident. What should I do?2019-09-10T13:03:38-05:00

Does my car insurance cover me for injuries while driving for Uber or Lyft?

Rideshare companies, like Uber and Lyft, are quickly eclipsing taxis in every major city as the primary ride-hailing services. With demand higher than its ever been …

Does my car insurance cover me for injuries while driving for Uber or Lyft?2019-08-16T16:09:07-05:00

Who is the beneficiary of the legal claim in a wrongful death lawsuit?

When someone is killed by the negligent, reckless, or intentional conduct of another, multiple legal claims are created. Before we examine which family members are entitled to the proceeds of …

Who is the beneficiary of the legal claim in a wrongful death lawsuit?2019-07-18T11:10:27-05:00

What is “tolling” and how does it affect my right to bring a personal injury claim?

From car accident cases to negligent security cases to everything in between, all personal injury actions in Georgia fall under what’s called a “statute of limitations.”

What is “tolling” and how does it affect my right to bring a personal injury claim?2019-07-11T12:57:25-05:00

Georgia’s Hands Free Law

One of the most common causes of car accidents is texting, or otherwise using a cell phone, while driving. Still, some reports estimate that as much as 7 percent of …

Georgia’s Hands Free Law2019-04-08T17:04:37-05:00
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