Blog Posts in 2012

Jury Finds For Blueberry Nursery Against Fertilzer Manufactuer

Forty Million Dollar Jury Verdict In February of 2012, a Multnomah County jury awarded two plant nursery owners in a products liability suit nearly $40 million to compensate them for the loss of ...
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How Dangerous Are Motorcycles Really?

Infographic authored by personal injury law firm, Sutliff & Stout. To view the original post, check out the original Motorcycle Accident infographic.
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Car vs Deer Accidents Increase in the Fall

November is the most dangerous month for car accidents involving deer. Portland Injury Litigation Law Firm Angel Law, P.C. first posted this safety reminder last November. With November upon us again ...
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10 Ways the US Chamber of Commerce Hurts Americans

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Bike Safety Matters II

In our last Bike Safety Matters article, we discussed the Helmet Law, Vulnerable User Law, and the Safe Passing Law. In this article we would like to go over more bicycle safety equipment and other ...
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Chick-fil-A's Anti Gay Problem and Potential Future Discrimination Lawsuits

Chick-fil-A Could Be Jumping Out of the Frying Pan and Into the Fire Chick-fil-A has created a significant risk for themselves in any future employment discrimination claims based on sexual ...
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Dark Knight Rises: First Lawsuit Filed Against Theater

Negligence Lawsuit Over Dark Knight Shooting A Colorado man has announced through his attorney his plans to file a negligence lawsuit against the Century 16 theater in Auroa, Colorado where the ...
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Choosing The Right Personal Injury Lawyer

Personal Injury Attorney – Choosing the Right Lawyer in Portland If you have decided that you need the help of an injury lawyer, it's important to choose the right one for you. Choosing the ...
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Injuries Rise Among Children From Falls From Windows in Summer

Angel Law, P.C. Reminds Families About Danger of Open Windows Two more children fell out windows in Oregon at the end of June, 2012. A 16 month old fell about 20 feet through a window screen in Oregon ...
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Bicycle Safety Matters

The Portland bicycle scene can seem overwhelming at times to both veterans bicyclists and newcomers. It's hard to keep up with all the various rules of the road. Just knowing what you, as a bike ...
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The Tort Reform Myth

Many Americans still believe the justice system in America is broken as a result of plaintiffs trial lawyers and frivolous lawsuits, especially against doctors. Unfortunately, there are some who will ...
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Workplace Safety and Repetitive Motion Injuries

In the modern world, work place safety increasingly means ergonomically designed work stations for workers. What is Ergonomics? The word Ergonomics comes from two Greek words, "ergon" ...
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Legal Community Loses Troy Moody in Motorcycle Accident

On Saturday May 19, 2012, the Northwest legal community lost a trusted friend and supporter when Troy Moody died in a motorcycle accident. Troy Moody was the president of Naegeli Trial Technologies, ...
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Oregon Has a New Attorney General

Oregon has a new Attorney General. Ok, not exactly. But baring some unforeseen event, Oregon will soon have its first female Attorney General in its 153 year existence as a state. Ellen Rosenblum won ...
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Sports, Athletes, and Brain Injuries/Concussions II

Part Two of a Two Part Article on Sports Related Traumatic Brain Injuries by Angel Law, P.C. . In Part One, we reported that an estimated 300,000 sports-related traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) , ...
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Sports, Athletes, and Brain Injuries/Concussions

Repetitive Concussions in Sports on the Rise Part One of a Two Part Article on Sports Related Traumatic Brain Injuries by Angel Law, P.C. Every year an estimated 300,000 cases of sports-related ...
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US House Narrowly Passes Misguided Medical Malpractice Bill

http://youtu.be/25Z2Uiorq2o The US House voted today on H.R. 5, a bill which seeks to impose damages caps and other "reform" measures regarding malpractice claims against health care ...
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How Much is My Lawsuit Worth?

As a Portland Personal Injury Lawyer I am often asked by a client or prospective client, "how much will I get for my case." It really is a difficult question and one that's very hard to ...
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DePuy Hip Replacement Recall

DePuy Orthopedics issued a recall for it's orthopedic hip replacements in August 2010. DePuy is a medical device company that manufacturers hip replacements for the Orthopedic industry. The DePuy ...
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7 Things to do Before You Call a Lawyer About Your Car Accident

1. Get Witness Info. If you are physically able, ask anyone nearby if you can get their name and phone number so you can contact them later. Too often, once the client calls a lawyer, the opportunity ...
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Was My Wisdom Tooth Extraction Necessary?

Wisdom tooth surgery, also known as third molar surgery is a multi-billion dollar industry that generates a large amount of income for the dental profession. Each year American dentists and oral ...
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More US Companies Announce "Hire No Smokers" Policies

More US Companies Announce Hire-No-Smokers Policies Has an Oregon employer refused to hire you based on your status as a smoker? If so, it may constitute employment discrimination. For many years now ...
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