Wrongful Death Claim Discharged In Bankruptcy?

Maybe. Many judgments for negligence can be discharged under the bankruptcy code. However, there are some injuries and damages judgments that cannot be discharged, which include certain claims for injuries and damages resulting from reckless conduct and grossly negligent conduct. Alcohol related drunk driving accident injury and damage judgments and punitive damage judgments are not…

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Workers Compensation Going and Coming Rule

The simple answer to this question is no—but there may be exceptions. Workers’ compensation insurance is provided to cover employees for injuries or illnesses they suffer while on the clock at their jobs. Because workers aren’t being paid for the time it takes to and from their jobs, they’re not covered by workers’ compensation during…

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