Statute of Limitations

wrongful death

In Georgia, the legal definition of “wrongful death” is the death of one person caused by an action or inaction of another person or entity. The first step in filing a wrongful death case in the state of Georgia is understanding what it means. Wrongful death cases are very complex…

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…

How Do Lawyers Get Paid? Most people are afraid to hire a lawyer because lawyers can be expensive. In some cases, that’s true. But not as often as some think. Lawyers who handle divorces, draft wills, or handle in real estate may charge by the hour or a flat fee….

Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Claims in Georgia It’s crucial to know how long you have before your rights disappear forever. Every state has a restricted time period in which you must file and serve your personal injury case. In Georgia, as a general rule, a person has two years to file…