Written by T. Ryan Langley on January 22nd 2020.
Driver error is the leading cause of auto accidents in the United States, but it’s certainly not the only cause. Even if every motorist behaved responsibly, serious wrecks would still occur due to poor road conditions. Inclement weather, inadequate road maintenance, debris strewn across the intersta… read morePosted in Motor Vehicle Accidents
Written on January 13th 2020.
Hodge & Langley is proud to announce that attorney Tyler Rody has joined the firm in Spartanburg. Mr. Rody graduated from the University of Oklahoma. After playing professional golf, which included playing on the PGA Tour, Mr. Rody attended the University of South Carolina School of Law, graduating … read morePosted in About our Law Firm
Written by T. Ryan Langley on January 10th 2020.
The death of a loved one is a traumatic experience that can make every day seem like a struggle. Beyond the depression, stress, and guilt, you might also be facing significant funeral expenses and loss of income. Fortunately, it may be possible to recover compensation for these losses by bringing a … read morePosted in Wrongful Death
Written by T. Ryan Langley on December 19th 2019.
There are two categories of damages that might be recoverable after a DUI accident in South Carolina: compensatory damages and punitive damages. While all successful claims will yield compensatory damages of some amount, not all cases involve punitive awards.
Compensatory damages are intended to … read morePosted in Motor Vehicle Accidents
Written on December 13th 2019.
Ryan Langley, principal in Hodge & Langley Law firm, earned the prestigious Diversity Award given by Lawyers Weekly Magazine. Accepting on behalf of Ryan was Charlie Hodge. His remarks are shown in the video below.
Hodge and Langley strongly believe diversity and inclusion are hallmarks of our de… read morePosted in News Articles
Written by T. Ryan Langley on December 5th 2019.
Drowsy driving is a huge problem in the trucking industry due to a number of factors including profit margins and pressure to transport goods quickly. Many truckers make a habit out of driving while fatigued, which reduces their alertness and slows down their reaction time. When this leads to a coll… read morePosted in Motor Vehicle Accidents
Written by T. Ryan Langley on November 20th 2019.
Insurance companies are businesses like any other in that their goal is to maximize profits. The less money an insurer has to pay out, the greater their bottom line. Although there are laws in place to prevent insurance providers from acting in bad faith, there are still some tactics within the law … read morePosted in Personal Injury
Written by T. Ryan Langley on November 7th 2019.
Ryan Langley, a partner of the Spartanburg-based firm Hodge & Langley Law Firm, P.C., has been accepted into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).
ABOTA dedicates itself to the preservation and promotion of the Seventh Amendment, which guarantees the right to civil jury trials. Members i… read morePosted in News Articles
Written by T. Ryan Langley on November 6th 2019.
If you intend to bring a personal injury or wrongful death claim after a truck accident, the outcome of your case will ultimately hinge on the strength of your evidence. Unfortunately, much of the evidence needed to support your case might be time-sensitive, and it’s not unheard-of for trucking comp… read morePosted in Motor Vehicle Accidents
Written by T. Ryan Langley on October 24th 2019.
If you were injured in a motorcycle accident but you were riding without a helmet, you may be concerned that the insurance company will deny your claim or, at the very least, assert that your damages should be reduced. Fortunately, the South Carolina Supreme Court has ruled that the defenses of “con… read morePosted in Motor Vehicle Accidents