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Hearsay Exceptions

Many times in litigation one party, during a court proceeding, will object to a question stating that the requested answer is hearsay. Hearsay is an out-of-court statement by another party offered to prove the truth of the matter that is then being asserted. More...

I'm a Travelin' Man

John worked for the Ace Construction Company as a carpenter. John would travel up and down the east coast for Ace, managing various projects at shopping malls. John was provided with a company vehicle, a stipend for his food, and full reimbursement for all of his...

Is Travel Time Payable Time?

Tony had worked for a number of years for the Northern Woods Construction Company. To start the day, Tony would report to the headquarters of Northern Woods in Orson, Pennsylvania. There, Tony and the other workers would gather their equipment and materials needed for...

King of the Road

Bill had been a dependable driver for Coast-to-Coast Trucking Company for over twenty years. By the very nature of his job, Bill spent much of his time in a seated position in his truck. In the last three or four years, Bill noticed a tingling in his legs, which...

This Guy Can't Get a Brake

Don noticed that the brakes on his car were really beginning to squeak loudly when he applied them. Don decided to take the car in to the “Get Rich Quick” Brake Shop owned by his buddy, Eddie. The car was in the shop for 2 days when Eddie assured Don that the...

Suing Your Employer For Spoliation of Evidence

James suffered catastrophic injuries, including quadriplegia, when the truck he was driving as an employee for Peter Pan Transport, Inc. went off the road on Interstate 81 south of Scranton. James\’ attorney brought suit against various manufacturers of...

Dog Bite

The Jones\’ were a little alarmed when their next door neighbors, the Smith\’s, acquired a pit bull. The Jones\’ had two small children who liked to play in the yard when the weather was nice. The Smith\’s assured the Jones\’ that the pit...