Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
In 2015, I tripped over a Comcast cable and injured myself.
In 2015, I tripped over a Comcast cable and injured myself. a. I broke a tooth b. I have an 80% tear in my right shoulder rotator cuff c. I just underwent surgery at C5 to correct pinched nerves d. I … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,946 satisfied customers
In litagation: workmans compDate of Injury: 3-8-2005Employer
In litagation: workmans comp Date of Injury: 3-8-2005 Employer denied comp Reason: only 4 full time - so exempt from carrying comp. Also 3 part time employees. Out on medical for back, cervical, L sho… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
Slipped and fell on ice march 2013 , filed workman claim
Slipped and fell on ice march 2013 , filed workman claim and was accepted. Injuries included rt. Shoulder rotator cuff tear,back pain and left arm pain.on exam and MRI torn rotator cuff confirmed and … read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
I am a nurse doing ICU/tele stepdown bedside care and about
I am a nurse doing ICU/tele stepdown bedside care and about a year ago I my back was injured when I and others were transferring a large pt to a EMSA gurney. PT was prescribed, but did not help with t… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
I first went out on STD from my job I was still getting diagnosed,
I first went out on STD from my job I was still getting diagnosed, then I was diagnosed with cervical stenosis and a torn rotator cuff tendon I was out as of 4/11/11 I filed worker comp about the begi… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I went out on April 11 on a STD at the tie I was still going
I went out on April 11 on a STD at the tie I was still going to doctors for my problems iwas diagnoises with carpel cervical disc and rotator cuff tear my point of origin was nov of 2010 since then I … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
I was injured in a construction accident in Nov,2006 and since
I was injured in a construction accident in Nov,2006 and since then have had an ongoing case with workers comp here in NY. Myinitial covered injuries included a fractured rt clavicle and severely inju… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
I fell at work on March 17th, tripping on a lump under my of
I fell at work on March 17th, tripping on a lump under my office carpet. I tore my rotator cuff, dislocated and broke my finger-still painfull and as good as it will get, hurt my knee, and cut my face… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Recently I applied for ssdi from social security . I signed
Recently I applied for ssdi from social security . I signed the authorized form to get medical records. I EXPLAINED ON THE APPLICATION THAT I HAVE DEPRESSION, HYPERTENSION,AND ANXIETY. In addition, ha… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,946 satisfied customers
hi .i hurt my back (my spins)due to the repetitive work i used
hi .i hurt my back (my spins)due to the repetitive work i used to do in the factory as a spry painter.and im in long term disability .i believe that got that because of the negligeance of my boss .the… read more
GoLaw
GoLaw
Doctoral Degree
751 satisfied customers
I was injured at work last year. I slipped on the ice and tore
I was injured at work last year. I slipped on the ice and tore my rotator cuff. I had the surgery and went through the physical therapy. At my final visit with the doctor, he mentioned everything was … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
Iwas recently laid off after an injury at work. Can I collect
Iwas recently laid off after an injury at work. Can I collect social security disability as well as an insurance disability? Also, I have a workmans comp lawyer--can he take a percentage of my workman… read more
Steinlaw
Steinlaw
Attorney/Principal
JD
1,704 satisfied customers
i am a nurse tore my ligament on job .isubsequentllry had to
i am a nurse tore my ligament on job .isubsequentllry had to get a total knee ,during the PT my back stared hurting having major spasm having difficulty walking not onklt this my rt knee is giving way… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
I was injured on the job. my claim is open and I now have to
I was injured on the job. my claim is open and I now have to have surgery to remove a lower disc from my lumbar spine. I spoke to an attorney and they said that L&I would probably deem my settlement $… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
If I settle a workers comp injury claim, is there no recourse
If I settle a workers comp injury claim, is there no recourse if the same body part gets injured again on the job? How do I know the amount offered by the ins.co. is fair? Are settlements taxable? Wha… read more
Cowgirl Lawyer
Cowgirl Lawyer
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
1,266 satisfied customers
What is my workmens compensation settlement worth I was ...
What is my workmens compensation settlement worth? I was hit by a crane in 7/13/07 and recieve $664 a week for my benefit check. I also had a anteriorscar cervical fusion with plates and screws. I hav… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
I have 4 on the job injuries, these are as follows
I have 4 on the job injuries, these are as follows: cervical neck injury, torn rotator cuff (l) and (r), bilateral carpal tunnel and lumbar disc strain/ rt wrist sprain. My doctor as indicated that be… read more
LawHelpNow
LawHelpNow
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
7,509 satisfied customers
I have been evaluated with temporary total disability for 6 ...
I have been evaluated with temporary total disability for 6 weeks and 25% permanent partial impairment to the body as a whole due to an injury to the cervical spine. This injury occured on the job. My… read more
truthfinder
truthfinder
Educational Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,124 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,659 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

44,266 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x