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Who Pays for Medical Bills After a Car Accident in New Jersey?

Car accidents and resulting injuries happen suddenly. Medical costs from a car accident can be significant. But in a car accident, who pays the medical bills? New Jersey drivers must have insurance that covers medical costs under New Jersey’s no-fault rules. But what happens if you’re a passenger, bicyclist, or pedestrian? Today, the attorneys at Wiley Lavender Maknoor, PC,...

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What Are the New Jersey Child Custody Laws?

When parents end their relationship, they need to allocate responsibility for the care of their shared children. However, a child custody matter can be contentious. Plus, New Jersey child custody laws can seem complicated and confusing.  Below, the experienced child custody attorneys at Wiley Lavender Maknoor, PC, provide general information on New Jersey laws on child custody. If you’re...

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How Long Does a Wrongful Death Lawsuit Take to Settle in New Jersey?

If your family suffered the unexpected loss of a loved one, you’re likely considering filing a wrongful death lawsuit. Understandably, most people want to know how long does a wrongful death lawsuit take? The time to resolve a wrongful death lawsuit can vary significantly, depending on the circumstances of your case. If you have questions about wrongful death lawsuits,...

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What Are the Steps to Filing for Divorce in New Jersey?

When you’ve decided to end your marriage, it’s time to file the official dissolution of marriage. The divorce process can be complicated and emotionally draining, so it’s crucial to follow all the steps so everything moves as smoothly as possible. If you need assistance filing for divorce in New Jersey, contact the New Jersey divorce lawyers at Wiley Lavender...

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What Is the Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents in New Jersey?

If you sustained injuries in a New Jersey car accident, you don’t have unlimited time to pursue compensation. You must resolve your claim or file a lawsuit before the legal deadline. In most cases, the car accident statute of limitations is two years from the accident date. That means if you haven’t reached a settlement with the insurance company...

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Does New Jersey Have a Motorcycle Helmet Law? 

In recent years, many Americans have adopted a motorcycle as their primary mode of transportation. Motorcycling can be cheaper for many commuters when compared to driving a car. However, motorcyclists are at higher risk for injury if involved in a collision. Are you considering purchasing a motorcycle? You may wonder whether there is a New Jersey motorcycle helmet law....

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How Do You Prove Fault in a Wrongful Death Case in New Jersey? 

There is nothing more devastating than losing a loved one. Learning that another person’s negligent or reckless actions caused their death makes the loss exponentially more painful. You likely feel anger, sadness, and stress, and you might feel unsure about what to do next. You should know you don’t have to suffer alone. An experienced wrongful death attorney at...

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What Are the Common Causes of Truck Accidents in NJ?

Due to the size of commercial trucks, accidents between these massive vehicles and standard cars are often catastrophic and may even result in fatalities. If you suffered serious injuries in a truck accident, you have a right to recover compensation for your damages and losses. Read on to learn more about common truck accident causes and the regulations designed...

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What Is the Average Settlement for Motorcycle Accidents in New Jersey?

Motorcycle accidents can cause significant physical harm. If you’ve been involved in a motorcycle accident, you may be wondering about the average settlement for a motorcycle accident in New Jersey. Compensation in motorcycle accident cases varies significantly because of several factors. Below, the New Jersey personal injury attorneys at Wiley Lavender Maknoor, PC, discuss some factors affecting motorcycle accident...

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Is New Jersey an At-Fault State?

If you are a New Jersey driver, it’s important to know about New Jersey’s car insurance laws. You may be wondering, is New Jersey a no-fault state? While New Jersey is one of the states that implemented a no-fault car insurance system, New Jersey’s no-fault system has some nuances of which drivers should be aware. Below, our New Jersey...

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