North Carolina Contributory Negligence

North Carolina Contributory Negligence

What is Contributory Negligence? Put simply it is the failure to exercise due care for your own safety. Contributory negligence is a personal injury law legal defense that says that an injured person will recover nothing from a negligent wrongdoer if that person acted...
Recovering Punitive Damages for Victims of Drunk Driving Accidents

Recovering Punitive Damages for Victims of Drunk Driving Accidents

Drunk Driving Accidents Did you know that if you are injured in a car accident and the at-fault driver is intoxicated you can recover extra money for your injuries? The extra money is known as Punitive Damages. The purpose of Punitive Damages is to punish the drunk...