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The Butler Law Firm is proud to announce that Matt Kahn, formerly of Fried & Bonder, will be joining the firm as personal injury lawyer. “Matt brings a lot to the firm,” said founder Jeb Butler. “He’s smart, personable, and has a lot of good experience with personal injury work.” Butler…

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July 4, 2019 VIA HAND DELIVERY Value Village 1899 Metropolitan Pkwy. SW Atlanta, GA 30315 To whom it may concern, I am providing this letter on behalf of Mr. Hidy Lee Graves, who was seriously hurt on or about June 29, 2019 when a garbage truck collided with him and…

Truck Accident Settlement in Atlanta GA When a Staples truck rolled through a stop sign in Atlanta GA and collided with our client’s car, the accident hurt our client’s back. He ended up with multiple herniated discs. Over the next couple years, he would have injections, therapy, and back surgery. Making…

Why Faster is Deadlier Traffic accident victims are entitled to pursue compensation when their injuries are caused by a negligent driver. Negligence is another word for carelessness. When a driver causes a collision by violating a traffic safety law, most states will presume that the driver was negligent. Laws that prohibit…

How Long Is the Statute of Limitations for a Car Accident in Georgia? A statute of limitations is a law that sets a deadline for filing a lawsuit. The time in which a lawsuit may be filed is called a “limitations period.” When the limitations period expires, the right to file…

Drones are remotely piloted aircrafts. Operators need to be licensed to fly large or commercial drones — the kinds used by military and aerial photographers — but anyone can fly a small drone. Unfortunately, not all drone hobbyists are careful flyers. A few years ago, a drone hit the face…

A wrongful death is a death that is caused by another individual’s wrongful actions. A wrongful act can be intentional, reckless, or careless. A homicide is an example of an intentional wrongful act. However, a person who acts in self-defense (as recognized by Georgia law) or a police officer who acts in…

Facebook, Reddit, Instagram, and Google Plus are among the popular websites that have recently acknowledged data breaches that exposed private information to people who were not authorized to have it. That list continues to grow as businesses seem incapable of implementing effective security measures to protect their customers’ data from…

Car accident injuries can range from catastrophic, life-changing disabilities to relatively minor bruising. Ambulances and paramedics typically respond to serious accidents to transport injury victims to emergency rooms. When accidents do not cause injuries that are obviously severe, accident victims often decide to visit a doctor on their own. The temptation…