Premises Liability

Understanding Fault in Slip and Fall Personal Injury Accidents

When you suffer an injury due to a slip, trip, or fall on someone else’s property, it can be difficult to know exactly who is at fault, and as such, responsible for your injury. Whether your injury [...]

Understanding Fault in Slip and Fall Personal Injury Accidents2019-08-01T10:49:10+00:00

Personal Injury Cases in Maryland

Given the broad spectrum they cover, personal injury cases are fairly common here in Maryland. They can come about because someone slipped and fell on someone else’s property, because of a dog biting someone, an auto accident, [...]

Personal Injury Cases in Maryland2018-08-16T10:16:38+00:00

How Do I Know if I Have a Maryland Premises Liability Claim?

If you've been injured at a property in Maryland and you’re wondering if you might be able to sue the property owner, this article will help you decide. A Maryland premises liability claim seeks to prove that the owner [...]

How Do I Know if I Have a Maryland Premises Liability Claim?2018-08-02T20:58:47+00:00

Understanding Maryland Premises Liability Lawsuits

When you start to consider the risks and liability that comes with owning a property, it can make a person very nervous. Premises liability comes with the ownership of a building or facility frequented by other people. [...]

Understanding Maryland Premises Liability Lawsuits2017-09-28T08:56:48+00:00

Bed Bug Lawsuit Settlements in Maryland

Just the words “bed bugs” can make a person itch. Bed bugs are tiny creatures that live in the hidden crevices of mattresses or other places where people – who are their meal ticket – reside. Bed [...]

Bed Bug Lawsuit Settlements in Maryland2017-08-23T10:47:06+00:00

Premises Liability Cases Are Real

Everybody has heard the phrase "slip and fall" when talking about lawsuits. But why do they exist? Does a company have to pay every single person who happens to slip on their property? These questions are all [...]

Premises Liability Cases Are Real2017-03-03T09:53:16+00:00

Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite! Baltimore No. 1 for Bed Bugs

A few weeks ago, we discussed the rising number of bed bug cases in Baltimore.  Coincidentally, the Baltimore Sun published an article yesterday naming Baltimore as the Number 1 city for bed bugs in the entire country! [...]

Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite! Baltimore No. 1 for Bed Bugs2017-01-05T11:14:37+00:00

Slip and Fall Injury- Do I Have a Case?

When someone slips and falls on someone else’s property and gets injured, this is considered a “slip and fall” personal injury case. In a broader sense, these cases fall under “premises liability” claims. If a property owner [...]

Slip and Fall Injury- Do I Have a Case?2016-11-10T11:54:43+00:00

How to Pursue a Case of Premises Liability.

Premises Liability is an area of the law that gives the responsibility of an accident on their property to landowners and tenants. When they negligently allow a dangerous condition to exist on their property, it makes the [...]

How to Pursue a Case of Premises Liability.2015-12-07T15:05:49+00:00

Do You Have a Premises Liability Case in Baltimore?

If you’re at all familiar with premises liability laws, you probably know that they apply to negligent employers in slip and fall cases, but did you know that these cases represent only one small section of premises [...]

Do You Have a Premises Liability Case in Baltimore?2015-10-28T12:32:16+00:00

Personal Injuries Occur While Shopping

When you enter any given store to do a bit of shopping, you have a reasonable expectation of safety. Most of the time, such outings go off without a hitch. You find what you need, select it, [...]

Personal Injuries Occur While Shopping2015-09-02T14:58:08+00:00

The 10 Most Common Damages Recovered in Private Lawsuits

In private lawsuits, those in which one person files a claim against another, damages are sought depending on the circumstances of the case. If you are injured or if the other party breaches a contract, you could [...]

The 10 Most Common Damages Recovered in Private Lawsuits2014-11-07T19:10:00+00:00

Is an Employer Responsible for Damages Caused by an Employee in Maryland?

With the change of the weather and the holiday season around the corner, more and more people will find themselves in business locations and interacting with these businesses’ employees.  The risk of injury and loss seem to [...]

Is an Employer Responsible for Damages Caused by an Employee in Maryland?2014-10-27T18:54:49+00:00

Homes Contaminated With Lead Paint- A Continuing Issue in Baltimore

The almost daily lawsuits continue to be filed in Baltimore City Circuit Court regarding lead paint exposure.  The flurry of claims is due to a 2011 change in the law and threaten to bankrupt landlords who thought [...]

Homes Contaminated With Lead Paint- A Continuing Issue in Baltimore2014-08-13T09:34:31+00:00

Dog Bite Laws in Maryland- What Every Parent Should Know

As I was contemplating the topic for this week's blog, I just so happened to have a parent visit me to discuss ongoing medical complications their child has been enduring due to injuries sustained when their neighbor’s [...]

Dog Bite Laws in Maryland- What Every Parent Should Know2013-10-01T13:22:11+00:00

Ten Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Personal Injury Lawyer (Part I)

It doesn’t matter if your case is a “tiny” automobile accident fender bender or a massive multi-million dollar birth injury medical malpractice case—you should hire the best lawyer possible.  You can take the path of least resistance [...]

Ten Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Personal Injury Lawyer (Part I)2014-08-12T18:16:05+00:00

Assumption of the Risk

  Two of the most confused legal principles (even among lawyers) are assumption of the risk and contributory negligence. Contributory negligence applies when, even though a defendant is negligent, the plaintiff is also negligent and contributes in [...]

Assumption of the Risk2014-08-11T18:42:16+00:00