Anatomy of a Personal Injury Trial: What to Expect

Navigating a personal injury trial can be daunting without a clear understanding of its structure and phases. This quick guide aims to demystify the process by providing a detailed overview of what to expect, from jury selection to the final verdict. ​​If your case is filed in federal court, it will follow the Federal Rules… Continue reading Anatomy of a Personal Injury Trial: What to Expect

Bike and Electric Scooter Ride Share Personal Injury Claims

In recent years, urban mobility has seen a significant transformation with the rising popularity of bike and electric scooter ride-shares. These eco-friendly and convenient transportation options cater to city dwellers and tourists alike, providing an efficient way to navigate congested city streets and tight urban spaces. Chicago has embraced this trend with popular local schemes… Continue reading Bike and Electric Scooter Ride Share Personal Injury Claims

Artificial Intelligence’s Impact on Personal Injury Law and Civil Litigation

In this fast-moving digital age, artificial intelligence has become an integral part of our daily lives, revolutionizing industries from healthcare, auto manufacturing, retail, entertainment, finance, and even the legal industry.  This article delves into how artificial intelligence, with its sophisticated algorithms and data-processing capabilities, is reshaping personal injury law and its implications for attorneys, claimants,… Continue reading Artificial Intelligence’s Impact on Personal Injury Law and Civil Litigation

Protecting Your Right to Privacy After Filing a Personal Injury Case

When you’ve suffered an injury due to someone else’s negligence, filing a personal injury case is a critical step toward seeking compensation and justice. However, this legal journey also brings your personal information into the spotlight, making privacy a paramount concern. In personal injury law, the information you share, intentionally or otherwise, can significantly impact… Continue reading Protecting Your Right to Privacy After Filing a Personal Injury Case

Personal Injury Cases Involving Minors: What Parents Need to Know 

When a child is injured due to someone else’s negligence, parents are faced with a whirlwind of emotions. The emotional toll and the burden of unexpected medical expenses can be extremely overwhelming, and they may be understandably confused about what they should be doing and who they can turn to for advice. In Illinois, while… Continue reading Personal Injury Cases Involving Minors: What Parents Need to Know 

Understanding the Burden of Proof in a Personal Injury Case in Illinois

In Illinois, personal injury cases are legal disputes that arise when an individual suffers harm from an accident or injury, and someone else might be legally responsible for that harm. The outcome of these cases often hinges on the concept of the ‘burden of proof.’  Understanding the burden of proof is crucial, as it determines… Continue reading Understanding the Burden of Proof in a Personal Injury Case in Illinois

Undocumented Injury Victims Right to File Personal Injury or Workers’ Compensation Claim 

In a world where legal complexities often seem daunting, understanding your rights is paramount. At Pullano & Siporin, we know that an injury isn’t just physical – it can also lead to financial problems and emotional stress, especially for those with complex immigration issues. As experienced Chicago personal injury attorneys, we recognize the hesitancy and… Continue reading Undocumented Injury Victims Right to File Personal Injury or Workers’ Compensation Claim 

What to Expect During Your Personal Injury Deposition

If you are pursuing a personal injury claim, it is essential to understand the various stages of the legal process. One crucial step in this process is the deposition. A deposition is a vital part of the pre-trial discovery process, where both parties gather evidence and information. In this article, we’ll explore what a deposition… Continue reading What to Expect During Your Personal Injury Deposition

The Importance of Medical Evidence in a Personal Injury Case

Personal injury cases can be complex legal battles that hinge on various factors, but one of the most crucial pieces of evidence is medical records. In personal injury lawsuits, it is crucial to establish a clear link between the defendant’s negligent conduct and the plaintiff’s injuries, and medical evidence serves as the foundation for building… Continue reading The Importance of Medical Evidence in a Personal Injury Case

Things to Know About Medical Bills, Expenses and Liens in Personal Injury Cases

Personal injury cases can be extremely challenging to navigate, especially when it comes to managing medical bills and healthcare expenses. When you have been injured, the medical bills accumulate quickly.  Doctors and hospitals often will assert liens on your personal injury case in order to maximize their reimbursable recovery.  If you’ve been injured due to… Continue reading Things to Know About Medical Bills, Expenses and Liens in Personal Injury Cases