Category: Personal Injury

Should New Jersey Driver’s Lower their Car Insurance PIP Limits?

Saving money upfront on lower PIP limits may cost you more in the future. PIP. Threshold. No-Fault.  New Jersey drivers hear these terms, but may not fully understand what they mean.  New Jersey Automobile coverage is a no-fault system for medical benefits. That means that in the vast majority of situations, your OWN policy pays for medical treatment

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Calculation of Damages

What is my case worth? This might be one of the questions an attorney hears most often.  Frequently, a person wants to know what their case is worth immediately, either right after an accident, or at the very beginning stages of litigation. There usually is no definitive way to answer this question.  Damages are based on many factors.  The

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What Makes A Good Attorney?

I am a sucker for the Olympics.  I love watching people push themselves to be the best in the world at some obscure event that requires an insane amount of skill and talent.  Then there are the guys who make you scratch your head and wonder “What do THEY do?”  The middle guys in the four-man bobsled-what do

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TRUST OUR EXPERIENCE WITH PERSONAL INJURY

The Lawyers at SGKLegal have extensive experience with personal injury matters.  No matter how hard you try, you cannot always protect yourself from harm.  We can assist you in obtaining appropriate damages if you should get injured because of someone else’s actions.  We will request information about the location of where your accident took place, the date

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Automobile Black Boxes As Evidence

On May 11, 2015, New Jersey’s then Governor Christie, signed legislation limiting access to automobile event data recorders, also known as “black boxes.”  Most new vehicles have these devices, which record pertinent information relating to the operation of the motor vehicle.  The law defines who owns the data recorded on these devices. The legislation states that the

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We Took the Pledge For Disability Diversity in the Legal Profession

Once upon a time, the legal profession was primarily a “white male” enclave.  Women were few and far between, and minorities of any kind were almost invisible.  Persons with disabilities were invisible.  Over time, membership in the Bar has broadened; we think to the benefit of all.  A limited population leads to a narrow focus and point of view.  We

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Words of Advice About Renewing Your Car Insurance

Three Words…Basic Is Bad. Current New Jersey automobile insurance laws offer a number of choices in an attempt to “cut costs” and save you money.  Sometimes what appear to be money saving choices really are not in your best interests.  Please save this flyer, and pull it out when it comes time to renew your

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