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Car Accidents

Here are a few things you should know before embarking on any car accident suit. These bits of knowledge can keep you from making expensive mistakes.
Justice For All: Winning Cases Against Corporate and Insurance Giants

We like to believe that the courtroom represents a level playing field, where all parties can expect equal treatment. Bu...
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Roundabout Car Accidents in Georgia - Legal Guide and Resources

Despite the safety improvements Roundabouts provide, dangerous accidents still occur.  And, because Roundabouts are sti...
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Georgia Car Accident Injury Settlement Guide

You’ve been in an accident. People are hurt, cars are wrecked. What do you do now? Should you call an attorney rig...
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Helpful Terms

Acceptance - The act of agreeing to accept an offer.

Acknowledgment - Declaration of the validity of a document before an officer of the court who certifies same; that certification is known as the acknowledgment.

Acquit - The act of freeing a person from the charge of an offense by means of a decision, verdict, or other legal process; to discharge.

Action - A non-criminal judicial proceeding whereby one party prosecutes another for a wrongful doing or for protection of a right or prevention of a wrong; requires service of process on an adversary party or a potentially adversary party.

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Motorcycle Accidents

Here are a few things you should know before embarking on any motorcycle accident suit. These bits of knowledge can keep you from making expensive mistakes.
Defensive Driving Tips for Motorcyclists

Whether you are driving a cruiser, chopper, Harley Davidson, Kawasaki, Yamaha, Suzuki or any other motorcycle, you risk ...
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Understanding Motorcycle Accidents

In recent years, the number of motorcycle accidents in the United States has begun to rise. Most likely, the increase be...
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What to Do if Injured

If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle accident, you may be unsure about what to do next. Because your motorcycle acci...
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Helpful Terms

Acceptance - The act of agreeing to accept an offer.

Acknowledgment - Declaration of the validity of a document before an officer of the court who certifies same; that certification is known as the acknowledgment.

Acquit - The act of freeing a person from the charge of an offense by means of a decision, verdict, or other legal process; to discharge.

Action - A non-criminal judicial proceeding whereby one party prosecutes another for a wrongful doing or for protection of a right or prevention of a wrong; requires service of process on an adversary party or a potentially adversary party.

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Truck Accidents

Here are a few things you should know before embarking on any Truck accident suit. These bits of knowledge can keep you from making expensive mistakes.
Common Causes of Truck Accidents in Georgia

When involved in an accident with a large truck, smaller passenger vehicles and their occupants often suffer the greates...
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How These Georgia Truck Accident Lawyers Beat Negligent Truckers In Court

As you already know, truck traffic on Georgia’s highways can be awful.  But what happens when truck drivers and t...
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Georgia Truck Accident Cases: What Happens When You Sue The Insurance Company Directly?

In many Georgia truck accident cases, you can sue the trucking insurance company directly in what is known as a direct a...
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Helpful Terms

Acceptance - The act of agreeing to accept an offer.

Acknowledgment - Declaration of the validity of a document before an officer of the court who certifies same; that certification is known as the acknowledgment.

Acquit - The act of freeing a person from the charge of an offense by means of a decision, verdict, or other legal process; to discharge.

Action - A non-criminal judicial proceeding whereby one party prosecutes another for a wrongful doing or for protection of a right or prevention of a wrong; requires service of process on an adversary party or a potentially adversary party.

Full Glossary

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DUI Victims

How Are Damages and Other Claims Proven Against a Drunk Driver in Georgia?

Damages evidence can make all the difference in receiving full value for any case—and it’s no different for personal...
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Two Courageous Georgia Residents Who Received Justice After Being Hurt By Drunk Drivers

We all know that drinking and driving can have terrible consequences. When somebody is hit by a drunk or drugged driver,...
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Staying Safe from the Dangers of Summer After Memorial Day

Memorial Day is generally recognized as the official start of the summer season. It’s the time of year when long, summ...
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Helpful Terms

Acceptance - The act of agreeing to accept an offer.

Acknowledgment - Declaration of the validity of a document before an officer of the court who certifies same; that certification is known as the acknowledgment.

Acquit - The act of freeing a person from the charge of an offense by means of a decision, verdict, or other legal process; to discharge.

Action - A non-criminal judicial proceeding whereby one party prosecutes another for a wrongful doing or for protection of a right or prevention of a wrong; requires service of process on an adversary party or a potentially adversary party.

Full Glossary

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Dog Bites

Here are a few things you should know before embarking on any dog bite suit. These bits of knowledge can keep you from making expensive mistakes.
Georgia Dog Bite Legal Guide for Delivery Drivers and Home Service Workers

If you are a delivery person bitten or attacked by a dog anywhere in the State of Georgia, attorneys at The Millar Law F...
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Why Do Dogs Cost Millions Of Dollars in Georgia?

For many pet owners, a beloved dog is a member of the family. But a vicious dog that bites, attacks or menaces visitors ...
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When the Neighbor’s Dog Goes Rogue

We all worry about the safety of our children, but what if our kids aren’t even safe in our own back yards? In 2011, t...
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Helpful Terms

Acceptance - The act of agreeing to accept an offer.

Acknowledgment - Declaration of the validity of a document before an officer of the court who certifies same; that certification is known as the acknowledgment.

Acquit - The act of freeing a person from the charge of an offense by means of a decision, verdict, or other legal process; to discharge.

Action - A non-criminal judicial proceeding whereby one party prosecutes another for a wrongful doing or for protection of a right or prevention of a wrong; requires service of process on an adversary party or a potentially adversary party.

Full Glossary

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Wrongful Death

Here are a few things you should know before embarking on any wrongful death suit. These bits of knowledge can keep you from making expensive mistakes.
Answers About Georgia Wrongful Death Claims and Cases

Wrongful Death In a Georgia Wrongful death case, what happens if a deceased person’s spouse cannot be loc...
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Georgia Wrongful Death Law

Georgia Wrongful Death Attorneys Answer Your Questions The Millar Law Firm devotes a substantial part of or our practice...
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Wrongful Death of an Unborn Child – Do You Have a Case?

Have you or someone you know lost an unborn infant as the result of a car crash?   Motor Vehicle Accidents (MVA) ar...
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Helpful Terms

Acceptance - The act of agreeing to accept an offer.

Acknowledgment - Declaration of the validity of a document before an officer of the court who certifies same; that certification is known as the acknowledgment.

Acquit - The act of freeing a person from the charge of an offense by means of a decision, verdict, or other legal process; to discharge.

Action - A non-criminal judicial proceeding whereby one party prosecutes another for a wrongful doing or for protection of a right or prevention of a wrong; requires service of process on an adversary party or a potentially adversary party.

Full Glossary

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Slip and Fall

Here are a few things you should know before embarking on any slip and fall suit. These bits of knowledge can keep you from making expensive mistakes.
What are the costs involved in an Injury lawsuit?

If the thought of filing a lawsuit gives you the cold chills, don’t worry. It isn’t unusual for you to hesitate when...
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Social Media Do’s and Don’ts during Your Georgia Personal Injury Claim

We humans behave strangely when we think we’re invisible. We’ve all seen the perfectly groomed woman in the car next...
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Slip and Fall Case Goes to Trial Because Store Employee Knew of The Danger

It seems elementary that when we are injured on somebody else’s property, especially the property of a business, the p...
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Helpful Terms

Acceptance - The act of agreeing to accept an offer.

Acknowledgment - Declaration of the validity of a document before an officer of the court who certifies same; that certification is known as the acknowledgment.

Acquit - The act of freeing a person from the charge of an offense by means of a decision, verdict, or other legal process; to discharge.

Action - A non-criminal judicial proceeding whereby one party prosecutes another for a wrongful doing or for protection of a right or prevention of a wrong; requires service of process on an adversary party or a potentially adversary party.

Full Glossary

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Personal Injury

What Happens During a Personal Injury Consultation

The Millar Law Firm offers free consultations to help you better understand your options and the legal rights you may ha...
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Beyond Auto Insurance-How Other Policies Help When You Are Hurt

We humans get hurt in amazing ways and under surprising circumstances. We don’t even need to be near a car to become i...
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Insurance Policies and Benefits for Georgia Injury Claims

An Overview of Georgia Insurance Coverage for Negligent Injury Claims: Insurance policies seem to be everywhere in our l...
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Helpful Terms

Acceptance - The act of agreeing to accept an offer.

Acknowledgment - Declaration of the validity of a document before an officer of the court who certifies same; that certification is known as the acknowledgment.

Acquit - The act of freeing a person from the charge of an offense by means of a decision, verdict, or other legal process; to discharge.

Action - A non-criminal judicial proceeding whereby one party prosecutes another for a wrongful doing or for protection of a right or prevention of a wrong; requires service of process on an adversary party or a potentially adversary party.

Full Glossary

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