Ask Andy Boy Scout Sexual Abuse

There are recent news reports of the Boy Scouts of New Jersey keeping perversion files of sexually abusive Boy Scout leaders. This podcast addresses legal issues pertaining to Boy Scout sexual abuse cases. First, there is the issue of the statute of limitations. Second, there is the issue of how to get to the deep pocket of the national organization. Third, there is the issue of intentional tort and insurance coverage.

Ask Andy Healthcare Liens

This podcast discusses healthcare liens and how they affect your car accident settlement. I go through an example of typical settlements and payouts to clients. I also address the legal basis for the lien and why and how they are enforced.

Ask Andy Insurance Companies And Underinsured

In the personal injury lawyer podcast, I discuss how insurance companies take advantage of their customers and how underinsured motorist insurance fits into that. Also, the podcast addresses arbitration high / low negotiation technique.

Ask Andy Personal Injury Settlement

In this podcast, I discuss how contingency fee cases work, how personal injury lawyers are paid, what costs and expenses there are and how they affect or reduce the money in your pocket. I also discuss the risk a lawyer takes in personal injury cases.

Ask Andy How To Be A Good Personal Injury Client

In this podcast, I discuss how contingency fee cases work, how personal injury lawyers are paid, what costs and expenses there are and how they affect or reduce the money in your pocket. I also discuss the risk a lawyer takes in personal injury cases.

Ask Andy Three Things To Do If You Were Just In A Car Accident

This podcast addresses the first steps you should take if you are in a car accident. For example, call the police, photo both cars, photo where the cars came to rest after the crash, call your insurance company, find the location of your car at the towing company, call your lawyer.

Chester County plaintiffs settle class-action suit with Sunoco over Mariner East

Chester County plaintiffs settle class-action suit with Sunoco over Mariner East Company denied claims of negligence during pipeline construction at Lisa Drive Jon Hurdle Three Chester County residents who sued Sunoco over its construction of the Mariner East pipelines have agreed to settle on undisclosed terms. Two of the plaintiffs, Russell and Mary March, live on Lisa Drive, a suburban …

Are Airbag Injuries Common in Car Accidents

While the airbags may save you from something far worse, they often produce unexpected injuries in the course of doing their job. These devices have saved many lives, but the need to deploy an airbag in a split second before you would hit a door or steering wheel generates its own set of dangers. Let’s take an example of a …

Know Your Rights With Underinsured Motorist Coverage

Pennsylvania law says that your insurer must offer you insurance, called underinsured motorist (UIM) coverage, in case you are hit by a driver who does not have enough insurance. UIM insurance is part of every auto policy. You wouldn’t knowingly value your own well-being less than that of a stranger who injures you in an accident. Unfortunately, this happens to …

Why Did You Sell Your Rights Away?

Limited tort means you sold your rights away. And, you sold them cheaply too. Did the auto insurance company tell you that? Do you know you are limited tort? Check your declaration page or the statement of coverages. If it says limited tort, then you saved about $150 per year. In exchange, your insurance company got you to agree that …