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My Property Was Damaged. How Do I Seek Compensation From My Insurance Company for Repairs?
Your first step should be to make a claim with your insurance company. When they receive your claim, they will investigate and decide whether to pay it fully, partially, or not.
My Employer is Not Paying Me Overtime or Minimum Wage. When Should I Contact a Lawyer?
It’s best to act right away. Get in touch with an attorney who can determine whether or not you do have a violation that needs to be addressed because there are certain time limits under the Fair Labor that provide deadlines for filing.
I’m a Salaried Worker but Work More Than 40 Hours Per Week. Am I Entitled to Overtime?
If you are working more than 40 hours a week and you feel that you are not within one of the exemptions, contact an attorney to determine whether or not you are being paid properly.
I Was Underpaid. Can I Pursue Legal Action if My Payment Was Made in Cash?
Yes. If the employer is violating your rights, you can pursue a remedy likewise an employer can’t evade the Fair Labor Standards Act.
I Was Involved in a Hit and Run Collision. Can I Receive Compensation if the Driver Cannot Be Found?
We can talk to witnesses, interview the police, and try to find any other outside sources of information to help us locate the hit-and-run driver. The next place we would turn would be to the injured persons’ uninsured motorist coverage.
I Don’t Have Health Insurance. How Do I Find a Doctor Following an Accident?
One of the main things that we do for our clients is that we know doctors throughout the city and throughout the state that will treat people who have been in car wrecks and often these doctors will wait to be paid until the case is resolved.
How Much Can I Expect to Recover for Non-Economic Damages Like Pain and Suffering?
We can just look and see how much you were charged and the severity of the injury to determine what sort of recovery we can expect for things of that nature.
How Long Will It Take to Resolve My Bodily Injury Case?
Each individual case takes as long as it takes based on the facts how the accident happened, what injuries you’ve sustained and things of that nature.
Can We Directly Sue the at Fault Driver’s Insurance Company?
We cannot and that is because under Texas law the insurance company is essentially allowed to hide behind the at-fault driver who is their insured.
How Are Your Attorney Fees Paid?
In first-party insurance cases we work almost exclusively on a contingency fee means that we only get paid if we win.