Category Archives: Personal Injury
SZA: Not Just Criminal & Traffic Defenders

SZA: Not Just Criminal & Traffic Defenders By: Jason A. Shapiro   When Managing Partner, Jason A. Shapiro, served the state of Maryland as a prosecuting attorney with the Office of the State’s Attorney for Howard County, he was given the opportunity to become Supervisor of the Auto Manslaughter Unit. During his tenure prosecuting at-fault…

Wacky Weed

Wacky Weed BY: David Zwanetz   From a theoretical perspective, the two most fascinating areas of law relate to DUI/DWI and marijuana. My fascination with DUI Law revolves around the bizarre dichotomy where it is one of the most aggressively prosecuted crimes, while at the same time being completely legal to drink and drive a little…

Parents Of NJ Student Who Killed Himself To Sue

The parents of a Rutgers University student who killed himself after his roommate allegedly used a webcam to spy on him during a tryst with another man have filed notice that they intend to sue the school. Joseph and Jane Clementi, parents of Tyler Clementi, filed the notice on Friday. They have to wait six…

Personal Injury at Sundance

Everyone has heard about the infamous McDonald’s hot coffee case, where Stella Liebeck was scalded with third degree burns. And almost everyone has an opinion. Every so often, someone knows the actual details. Most though, just know that some careless woman spilled hot coffee on herself and sued McDonalds for millions. A Google search for…

What Should You Do if You are in a Car Accident in Maryland?

If you are involved in a car accident, the first rule of thumb is to keep everyone safe. Make sure that no one in your car is injured. If no one is seriously injured, exit the vehicle after checking to make sure that no cars are coming. Often times, an accident will place your vehicles…