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Having Trouble Understanding Legal Jargon?

If you have been injured in a car accident because of another person’s negligent actions, you may be eligible for financial compensation by filing a civil lawsuit. When you start researching your case or talking to attorneys, you may come across a lot of terms and jargon you don’t understand. Like many professions, lawyers have their own terms they use to define certain actions and scenarios. If you are having trouble understanding these terms, you need to speak with a qualified attorney today in order to clarify the details of your case.

Don’t spend another day without financial compensation to pay for medical bills and other damages. The time to take action is now. Contact the Rhinelander car accident lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. today at 800-242-2874 and schedule a free consultation to discuss your legal options. We are here to help you every step of the way so call today.

Understanding Legal Jargon

By consulting with a qualified and experienced attorney, he or she can help you explain any legal term involved in your case as well as help you fight for financial compensation. Some common terms you may not understand include:

  • Loss of consortium – decrease or loss of sexual activity between a married couple because of a personal injury
  • Statute of limitations – the maximum amount of time one has to file a personal injury lawsuit
  • Reasonable person standard – the defendant is typically measured against this “theoretical” person to see if he or she acted negligently

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