DAMAGES. What is my Case worth?

One of the primary concerns and questions from clients on new personal injury cases is what the law allows for recoverable damages in North Carolina? The answer which is true with most states are the following three primary areas of recovery:…

WHAT IS A DIMINISHED VALUE CLAIM IN NC?

Diminished value refers to the loss in value of a car after being involved in an accident. Even after being repaired, a car with damage history can make its resale value lower and depreciate its value. In layman’s terms, “diminished value” means the…

TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY CASES

If you or a loved one was injured in a car accident, it is important to get checked for a traumatic brain injury (TBI). A TBI occurs when an object hits your head and damages brain cells. While the severity of the injury depends on the accident, any…

COVID-19’S IMPACT ON PERSONAL INJURY CASES

The international Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to disrupt many aspects of daily life. However, the pandemic will not stop individuals from experiencing life-threatening personal injuries and accidents. Mauriello Law Offices will…

AVERAGE PERSONAL INJURY SETTLEMENT IN NC

It is difficult to provide an accurate average figure on personal injury settlements. There are many different types of personal injury cases and each situation will have unique facts and circumstances that impact how much a plaintiff will be able…

What is DEPOSITION

Most car accident claims settle without ever going to court. However, when parties cannot come to a fair settlement and a lawsuit is filed a process known as "discovery" (or a formal investigation), will take place to get more facts about the case.…

ARBITRATION PANEL AWARDS $190K FOR LOW-SPEED CRASH INJURY

An arbitration panel in Mecklenburg County has awarded $190,000 to a woman who was injured in a car crash on a snowy morning last February, according to her attorney. Nicole Greer was stopped when another vehicle slid into her car at a low speed,…

Why it’s important to have UM and UIM Policy COVERAGE

WHAT IS THE NUMBER ONE REOCCURRING PROBLEM WE SEE AFFECTING OUR CLIENTS THAT YOU CAN AVOID RIGHT NOW BEFORE YOU GET IN AN ACCIDENT? the answer IS - a FAILURE TO PURCHASE SUFFICIENT UM (UNINSURED) OR UIM (UNDERINSURANCE) COVERAGE ON YOUR own…

DO NOT RISK LOSING COMPENSATION FOR YOUR PERSONAL INJURY

Being involved in an auto accident is a traumatic experience. The physical and economic consequences can be overwhelming. There is a lot to deal with without having to worry about how to pursue your car accident claim to recover money to pay medical…

CONTRIBUTORY NEGLIGENCE VERSUS COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE

If someone asks you whether the laws in each state are relatively the same and fair in the way they treat those injured versus the insurance companies, who collect billion in premiums and (or should be) responsible to compensate citizens for their…