The increasing focus on sexual abuse of children arising from sordid claims against priests, pastors, Boy Scout Leaders and educators has opened new legal doors to compensate the victims. ...

Typically, people only seek out attorneys around the worst moments in their lives. Whether it be the unexpected death of a loved one, injury caused by gross negligence, or a multitude of other reasons, attorneys most often help guide and protect their clients during their most vulnerable moments. Finding An Attorney As such, finding the right attorney is incredibly important. However, time...

Here at Monsees & Mayer, we have a storied history with Remington rifles. We have fought case after case over defective rifles. Often, these cases involve faulty triggers prone to misfiring. In 2014, it seemed that the end of courtroom drama may have been in sight for Remington as they reached an agreement that involved offering to replace the triggers...

Sometimes, accidents happen. When these accidents result in harm or personal injury to someone, however, whoever is responsible for the accident has to pay damages and reparations. If the accident results in permanent damage to another human being, these reparations can climb into the millions of dollars. A jury in Oregon awarded Scott Busch nearly $14 million after an injury with...

Quite a few parents work to provide for their children. So, they will have to leave their kids with a babysitter or daycare facility. When parents leave their children in someone else's care there is an expectation that they will be safe and unharmed when the parent picks them up. Otherwise, there could be grounds for a personal injury lawsuit. The...

City infrastructures require constant care. Whether it be a road that needs patching, a new sidewalk that needs to be put in, or any other number of things, it can seem as if construction is constantly happening in big cities. These construction jobs will almost exclusively be outsourced by the government to private construction companies who will not only...

Trampoline parks have been popping up across the nation. For many, they represent hours of fun in an exciting and active way. However, they can also be very dangerous. There are not many widely agreed upon safety regulations because of the relative youth of the parks. Charles Gustin, a Texas lawyer, hopes that a recent lawsuit will help fix...

If a football player receives a concussion during a game they should not, under any circumstances, continue to play in that game. Otherwise, they risk far greater, more permanent injuries. If a coach forces a player to continue playing after they've received a concussion the coach could face a personal injury lawsuit or other serious repercussions. If that player...

We are discussing the 2015 Boating Statistics and Drownings report published recently by the Missouri State Highway Patrol. The report covers 2014 data and breaks down the number of boating crashes in a number of different ways. There were, for example, 179 boating accidents last year, with 14 fatalities and 82 people injured. In spite of last year topping...

A few weeks ago, the Missouri State Highway Patrol published the annual report of boating accidents and drownings. The numbers, from 2014, show some interesting trends and raise a few questions about the risks boaters take.The good news is that fewer people died in boating crashes last year than in 2013. The numbers are low -- 15 deaths down...