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Melvin Albritton Recognized as a Lawyer of Distinction in Personal Injury Law

Melvin Albritton has joined the ranks of the Lawyers of Distinction. Lawyers of Distinction uses it own independent criteria, including both objective and subjective factors in determining if an attorney can be recognized as a Lawyer of Distinction in the United States in their respective field. Based on its review of Mr. Albritton’s work, it has

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5 Things To Do After A Car Accident

Accidents happen. Even the safest drivers can be involved in a collision. Regardless of who is at fault, after an accident do these 5 things: 1.  Take a Deep Breath In the immediate aftermath of a car accident, you will probably be in shock and have adrenaline coursing through your blood stream. You may be feeling fear

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Does Filing A Claim Increase My Premium?

I am often asked by property owners if they should file a claim for all storm related damage. Many fear that if they file a claim, even for a small amount of damage, their insurer will use the claim as a reason to raise their rates. So, will filing a claim for property damage increase

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Does My Car Insurance Cover Flood Damage?

With the recent devastating floods in the New Orleans area, many people ask me if their cars are covered for flood. The answer really depends on what type of car insurance you purchased. Most people in South Louisiana know that you need a separate flood insurance policy to cover damages to your home and personal

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Comparing Fault in Louisiana Courts

From a very early age, we learn what it means to be ‘my fault.’ Bickering children often scream that ‘its not my fault!’ as a defense to an intervening parent. To kids, fault is either yours, mine, or nobody’s. For a long period of our legal history, this was generally the legal rule as well

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Photograph Your Accident Scene

Smartphone Revolution Since the introduction of the first iPhone in 2007, the market for smartphones has ballooned. A decade later the smartphone has become ubiquitous. Rather than a luxury, most pockets and purses contain a powerful mini-computer. But how has this changed the way accidents are litigated? The widespread use of smartphones means that nearly everyone you

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