Tag Archives: Settlement

Chicago Lawyer: Shelter collapse settlement sets records

CHICAGO (October 12, 2018) – Potential jurors might have suspected this case was different during voir dire. In addition to the usual questions on bias and conflicts of interest, they were asked if they could sign off on a verdict of … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The SEC/Musk/Tesla Settlement: The Dawning of a New Era of SEC Internet Enforcement

John Reed Stark  As I detailed in a post at the time (here), on Thursday last week, the SEC filed a securities fraud enforcement action against Tesla Chairman and CEO Elon Musk in connection with his now infamous tweets, in … Continue reading

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How a Personal Injury Settlement Can Limit a Wrongful Death Settlement

A wrongful death settlement is often reached when an individual or a company is responsible for the loss of a life. However, limits are placed on the recovery if the action was previously the subject of a personal injury action. … Continue reading

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Steps to Negotiating a Personal Injury Settlement

People often confuse filing a personal injury claim with going to court. Most of the time, a personal injury settlement can be reached without ever filing a lawsuit. An agreement occurs when the two parties negotiate to reach a settlement … Continue reading

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$134,000 Settlement for Family Injured in Rear-End Collision

Staver Accident Injury Lawyers, P.C. assisted two adults and two minor children after their car was rear-ended by a speeding vehicle while stopped in traffic. The occupants were transported via ambulance to Advocate Condell Medical Center and treated for various … Continue reading

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