Common Mistakes Defendants Make Regarding Damages in Personal Injury Cases: Tax and Unemployment Considerations and “Required” Care

In a series of five blogs, we have examined ten common mistakes that defense attorneys often make in Personal Injury cases. according to Dr. Patrick Gaughan, a forensic economist with  Econometrics.  Up to this point, we have...

Dr. Patrick Gaughan, a forensic economist with Economatrix, discusses ten common mistakes that the defense may make during the damages portion of a personal injury case. We’re exploring these ten mistakes in a series of five blogs...

Common Mistakes Defendants Make Regarding Damages in Personal Injury Cases: Mitigation and Lost Earnings

Economist Patrick Gaughan, Ph.D., a forensic economist with Economatrix, writes about the t ten common mistakes that defense attorneys often make during the damages portion of a personal injury case. This week, we’ll take a look at...

Dr. Patrick Gaughan,  a forensic economist with Economatrix, reveals ten common mistakes that the defense may make during the damages portion of a personal injury case. This week, we examine two of these ten mistakes each day...

Common Mistakes Defendants Make Regarding Damages in Personal Injury Cases

Defendants often make mistakes when presenting their case—and as the plaintiff which may impact the damages part of a personal injury case. Economist Patrick Gaughan, Ph.D., a forensic economist with Economatrix, illuminates ten common mistakes that defendants...

In an employment law case, such as a case involving a claim of wrongful termination, retaliation, or discrimination, the plaintiff must “mitigate” any economic losses he or she has suffered due to the job loss....

Calculating the Cost of a Childhood Disability

When you think of disability cases, you may think of adults who have been hurt at work or in an auto accident. But what if a child is permanently injured in an accident. How will...

When a vocational expert is called to testify in a personal injury or disability case, two of the most important services he or she can provide are vocational assessment and evaluation. According to the Center for International Rehabilitation Research...

Loss of Household Services in Personal Injury Cases

Even if you have never heard the term “household services,” you are very likely familiar with what they are. Household services refer to the everyday tasks that most of us do around our homes: cooking,...

Experiencing a personal injury is always difficult, and may even result in tremendous changes in the injured person’s life, including his or her ability to keep working. If an older person is injured, that may...