Personal Injury FAQs

Common Auto Accident Injuries

Common Auto Accident Injuries

Well, there are many types of injuries, and no person’s symptoms and treatment are ever the same BUT here are some of the most common auto accident injuries. Herniated Disk One of the most common car crash injuries is a herniated disk. A herniated, or “slipped,” disk occurs when the disk between spinal vertebrae moves out of place […]

FAQs about Oregon Wrongful Death Claims

FAQs about Oregon Wrongful Death Claims

Oregon wrongful death laws can seem complicated, and many questions arise in a wrongful death case, which is a civil lawsuit, as opposed to a murder case, which is a criminal action. In the famous O.J. Simpson case, he was found not guilty in the murder trial, but was held liable in the civil, wrongful […]

FAQs about Oregon Truck Injury Lawsuits

When a motor vehicle and a truck collide, Oregon truck injury accident laws can mean that making a claim can be almost as problematic as the collision itself. It doesn’t matter that a car, SUV or pickup truck are no match for the power and size of a semi or large box truck; proving liability […]

What is a Portland Toxic Torts Suit?

A lawsuit brought by a person who has been harmed by exposure to a dangerous substance is called  Portland toxic torts suit, and Portland toxic tort attorneys are frequently asked a number of questions regarding what is potentially a very complex legal area. People—either individuals or groups of people – are often unsure of their […]

Common Legal Questions for a Portland Bicycle Accident Liability

Bicycle and Car Collision Liability: When a car and a bicycle are in a collision, it can mean serious injuries for the bicyclist. Despite popular belief, most bicycle accidents do not involve cars  – they only involve the cyclist – but the most serious injuries are sustained in a car/bicycle collision. And the majority of […]

Do’s and Dont’s After a Portland Bicycle Crash

Bicycles are much smaller than motor vehicles, which makes them difficult to see when they’re approaching a busy intersection or riding along a row of parked vehicles. Drivers, on occasion, simply don’t see the bicyclist or pay enough attention, but that’s not to say people on bikes never make mistakes. This is why, apart from the […]

Bicycle Accidents and Hiring a Portland Bicycle Injury Attorney

Bicycle Accidents and Hiring a Portland Bicycle Injury Attorney

Does DuBois Law Group LLC specialize in Portland bicycle injury accidents? YES. We both ride bicycles with our families frequently and therefore have a passion for cycling and for bicycle law that inspires us to protect the rights of Oregon bicyclists. We try to help as many Portland bicyclists as possible, either through representation or just […]

Is an Independent Medical Exam Required?

Is an Independent Medical Exam Required?

An IME, or Oregon independent medical exam, is a doctor who has not previously been involved in a patient’s treatment and care and is chosen by the insurance company. It’s kind of like a second opinion for the insurance industry – an opinion that they often use to stop paying medical bills. Although every case is […]