Filing Cases

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…

Certain surviving family members and/or an accident victim’s estate can bring claims for compensation when an accident victim dies. We discuss the people who are authorized by Georgia law to bring a wrongful death claim in a separate article. In this article, we discuss how proceeds of a wrongful death claim are distributed. Distribution…

The United States Judicial System The federal government and every state government has a judicial system. The judicial system, also known as the judiciary, is embodied in the judicial branch of state and federal governments. In criminal cases, the judiciary decides whether the executive branch of government can prove the…