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  • How Juries Are Picked in Maryland Auto Accident Lawsuits
    How Juries Are Picked in Maryland Auto Accident Lawsuits

    By: Matthew Tievsky One of the biggest factors that will determine the outcome of a trial is who is in your jury. Jurors come in with their own beliefs, leanings, and prejudices, which will affect how ...

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  • How to Choose the Right Court for Your Auto Accident Lawsuit in Maryland
    How to Choose the Right Court for Your Auto Accident Lawsuit in Maryland

    By: Matthew Tievsky The State of Maryland has two levels of trial courts: the District Court and the Circuit Court. When you bring a personal injury lawsuit, including an auto accident, you as the ...

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  • How Long Do You Have to Bring a Maryland Lawsuit After an Auto Accident?
    How Long Do You Have to Bring a Maryland Lawsuit After an Auto Accident?

    By: Matthew Tievsky In Maryland, like other jurisdictions, there is a time limit for bringing a lawsuit. This is called a "statute of limitations." The length of the limit depends upon what kind of ...

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  • How a Traffic Case Against the Defendant Affects Your Auto Accident Case
    How a Traffic Case Against the Defendant Affects Your Auto Accident Case

    By: Matthew Tievsky If you are injured by a negligent driver, the police may decide to bring traffic charges against that driver. This tends to happen where the collision is more serious (for example, ...

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  • Who is the True Defendant in a Maryland Auto Accident Lawsuit?
    Who is the True Defendant in a Maryland Auto Accident Lawsuit?

    By: Matthew Tievsky When a driver hurts you in an automobile collision, we make a claim against the driver's insurance company, and it is the insurer who will pay out money to settle the case. If the ...

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  • Why Damage to the Vehicles May Matter in an Auto Accident Case for Personal Damages
    Why Damage to the Vehicles May Matter in an Auto Accident Case for Personal Damages

    By: Matthew Tievsky One of the first questions we ask clients when we take auto accident cases is, "how badly damaged was your automobile?" Of course, in a personal injury case, the extent of the ...

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