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FAQ: What happens if I’m partially at fault for the accident?

Texas is an at fault state; that means the person that is at fault for a collision will be responsible for covering the other person’s damages. If you are partially at fault for a collision, but the majority of fault still lies with the other person, then the amount that the other person has to

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FAQ: Will my personal injury case go to trial?

While almost 95% of personal injury cases settle without a trial, sometimes trial is inevitable. Whether or not your case actually proceeds to trial depends on many factors, some of which include: · How the case was worked up before a lawsuit was filed; · Liability disputes; · Severity of injury; · Impairment or other

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FAQ: What should I do after a personal injury accident?

If you are involved in a car accident, there are numerous steps you should take to protect your rights, first and foremost, hiring an attorney. An attorney can help take some of the stress of the situation away and facilitate much of the things can seem overwhelming to injured victims. At Funk and Associates, our

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FAQ: How do I find a good personal injury lawyer?

There are many ways to seek out and find a good personal injury lawyer in Austin. Among the possible ways to search: · Googling attorneys and/or law firms; · Looking at their online reviews on a variety of websites such as google and yelp in addition to speaking with people who have hired the said

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FAQ: How long does it take to settle a wrongful death suit?

Unfortunately, there is no set time frame in settling a wrongful death case.

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FAQ: Can a family member sue for wrongful death?

Parents, children, and the spouse of the deceased can sue for wrongful death. If none of the individuals entitled to bring an action for wrongful death have begun the action within three calendar months after the death of the deceased, then the executor or administrator shall bring and prosecute the action unless requested not to

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FAQ: How do you prove wrongful death?

You have to prove that the Defendant’s wrongful act caused the deceased person’s death and that you are a statutory beneficiary of the deceased person.

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FAQ: How much is the average settlement for a car accident?

There is no average settlement for a car accident. There are too many factors to list that can affect a case in a positive and negative way. However, if you suffered an accident and you were injured, please contact your local Austin Personal Injury Attorneys at Funk & Associates.

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FAQ: How long does it take to get a settlement from a car accident?

Unfortunately, there is no set time frame in settling a car accident case. However, you do have two years, from the date of the accident, to file a lawsuit or settle the case against the person that caused the accident.

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FAQ: Can you sue for a concussion?

You can sue for a concussion if you sustain the concussion from an accident caused by another person’s negligence or careless disregard for the safety of those around them.

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