April 30, 2015
As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, it can seem that any death is a wrongful death. But wrongful death in the legal system is a specific term. An individual or organization can be sued for wrongful death if their negligence or misconduct caused a death.
March 12, 2015
When applying for social security disability, know that you have the right to appeal a denial.
Many of us have worked for years without giving much thought to the money that comes automatically out of our paychecks. This money covers taxes and Social Security, which most of us assume that...
February 23, 2015
The moments after a car accident can be terrifying and confusing. Whether you walk away on your own to talk to the other driver or get caught up in the sea of police and EMTs, it can be hard to know where to go, what to say and who to trust. Follow these tips from Hodge & Langley Law Firm's...
February 13, 2015
As you start a new year on the job, you’re likely already planning for your paid vacation time and hoping not to max out your sick leave. But that paid time off can often slip by much faster than we expect, especially after an injury or sickness leaves you unable to work for days or even...
January 19, 2015
There’s a lot of misunderstanding out there about workers’ compensation. At Hodge & Langley Law Firm, our first goal is to ensure our clients understand their rights and their cases. So we’re clearing up five misconceptions people have about workers’ compensation.
December 31, 2014
The year isn’t over, and yet auto makers have already set an all-time record for the highest number of cars recalled. Car manufacturers have recalled more than 56 million cars from January through October 2014, beating out the previous record from 1999. Chrysler, GM and Toyota have had...
December 19, 2014
Medical malpractice (negligence or actions by health care providers that lead to harm or injury in patients) is more common in our country than most people realize. If you have experienced harm due to an error or oversight by a health care professional, know that you are not alone. Learn what steps to follow when you suspect that you have received injuries or lost a loved one due to medical malpractice.