Blog Posts in 2016

  • In Bernier v. Smitty’s Sports Pub, Inc., the Appeals Court of Massachusetts ruled that a bar patron who mistakenly entered the basement of a business through a door marked “Employees Only” was not a trespasser. See Bernier v. Smitty’s Sports Pub, Inc., 90 Mass. App. Ct. 472 No. 14-P-1967. The court held that since the bar patron was lawfully on the premise, the landowner ...
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  • 3 Most Common Car Accident Injuries

    || 12-Sep-2016

    Although car accidents are almost a daily occurrence in Massachusetts, they are no trivial matter. Your symptoms may not even become fully apparent until weeks after your accident. Thankfully, if you were not to blame for the accident, you have the right to try and obtain compensation for your related losses through a personal injury suit. The following are the most common types of injuries ...
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  • What kind of damages can I recover for a car accident?

    || 15-Aug-2016

    Damages refers to the amount of money provided by the at-fault party to compensate you for the effects of an accident. When it comes to car accidents, as a no-fault insurance state, Massachusetts provides a certain level of coverage for medical bill payment from each drivers' respective vehicle. The injured can recover what are known as economic and non-economic damages. Economic damages ...
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  • Stay Connected to the Law Office of Steven R. Whitman

    || 4-Apr-2016

    Firm Overview: Having more than 50 years of collective legal experience behind them, the Law Office of Steven R. Whitman understands what it takes to win financial damages for his injured clients. You can trust his firm to fight aggressively on your behalf when you are injured through no fault of your own. Check us out on the following sites: AboutMe Avvo BlogSpot Facebook Favstar Flickr ...
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