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Timeline of a Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Losing someone due to another’s malicious or negligent actions is painful and life-altering for surviving friends and family.  It can be difficult to focus on much else than emotional recovery.  However, if you have lost a loved one and believe you have a wrongful death claim, time is of the essence.  
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What Is My New York Wrongful Death Claim Worth?

When a family member dies because of another party’s negligence or wrongdoing, the family members may recover compensation under a wrongful death claim. A wrongful death action can help your family recover from the financial crisis caused by the sudden death of a family member. Filing a claim can also help...
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Nagel Rice, LLP discusses whether or not an autopsy is necessary in a wrongful death case.

Is an Autopsy Necessary in a Wrongful Death Case?

An autopsy is a detailed medical examination of a person’s body after that person has died. A physician or forensic pathologist specially trained to study abnormalities, diseases, and injuries examines the body externally and internally, including performing blood work and other diagnostic tests. The purpose of an autopsy is to confirm or...
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Who Can Bring a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

If you lose a family member because of the negligent or careless acts of another person or party, you may not know your legal rights. For instance, who can bring a wrongful death lawsuit in New Jersey? How long do you have to file a lawsuit for wrongful death? Meeting with a New...
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Wrongful Death Cycling Case Settled for $7.1 Million

What is the typical timeline for a wrongful death lawsuit in New Jersey?

Wrongful death lawsuits allow for surviving immediate family members to recover the actual expenses – as well as pain and suffering – associated with the unexpected death of a loved one due to the negligence of another. From a policy perspective,...

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