| Read Time: 2 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

Universal Property & Casualty Insurance | Do I Have A Claim?

If you have a claim with Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company, you may think it prides itself in making the insurance claim process “universally” difficult. You may be their very own insured or you may be making a claim. Regardless, your efforts may seem hopeless. In this event, it is possible that you need legal representation. At Fob...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

Boy Scouts Sexual Abuse Law In Alabama

In March 2024, the Alabama legislature passed a bill allowing victims sexually abused as Boy Scouts to receive damages from court controlled settlement fund. The bill will officially become law once it is signed by Governor Ivey. We hope that Governor Ivey signs the bill into law soon so victims can start the road to recovery and obtain justice....

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 3 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

How to Report a Dog Bite in Alabama

A dog bite is medically dangerous and emotionally traumatic. In many situations, injuries from the bite lead to a personal injury legal case. If a dog bites you in the state of Alabama, there are several things you should do to fully report the incident.  We suggest that you immediately report the dog bite to the police. As part...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 3 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

Average Settlements for Dog Bite Claims in Alabama

Insurance companies and police departments track dog bite cases. It is clear that dog bites are not uncommon nor underestimated in importance. Alabama courts and insurance companies order payments and settlements to dog bite victims regularly. Do not underestimate the pain and suffering caused by dog bites. If a dog owned by another person has bitten and harmed you,...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 3 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

Can You Sue a Funeral Home for Damages in Alabama?

When a family member passes away, emotions are already running high. The last thing you expect is the funeral home to mistreat your deceased family member. Unfortunately, negligence in funeral homes happens. If the funeral home abused or neglected their duties, you could have a valid funeral home lawsuit case. If your family has suffered because of a negligent...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 7 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

AFFF Lawsuit Updates | July 2024

This article provides the latest updates on the AFFF (PFAS) firefighting foam lawsuit. Fob James Law Firm represents victims all over the country with their Aqueous Film-Forming Foam (AFFF) claims. We are currently taking cases involving kidney cancer, testicular cancer, thyroid disease, ulcerative colitis, and many other diseases. If you would like to speak to our firefighting foam lawyers, fill...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 3 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

Examples of Pain and Suffering

Physical pain, mental anguish, and emotional distress can be some of the most significant harm you have to grapple with following an accident. While these types of harm can be more difficult to prove than economic harm like medical bills and lost wages, they are no less significant. In fact, in some cases, they can make up the bulk...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

Common Alabama Motorcycle Accident Injuries

Motorcycle riders lack the same safety protections that vehicle occupants have, which is one reason why so many motorcycle accidents result in catastrophic injuries. Even seemingly minor accidents can be severe. Common motorcycle injuries involve head injuries, fractured or broken bones, road rash, spinal cord injuries, and more. Contact the Birmingham motorcycle accident lawyers at Fob James Law Firm...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 3 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

Common Causes of Rear-End Collisions in Alabama

If you sustained injuries in a rear-end collision in Alabama, you may have the right to recover compensation from the party who hit you. These potentially serious accidents are a growing problem for Alabama motorists. Both drivers and passengers can sustain catastrophic or life-threatening injuries. You may require extensive medical treatment and recovery, preventing you from working or engaging...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes
Attorney Portrait Articles

Hit By A FedEx Truck | Do I Have A Case?

Were you or a loved one hit by a FedEx truck? Unfortunately, accidents involving FedEx truck are common. You’ve probably seen images on the news of 18-wheeler trucks flipped over with their cargo spewed everywhere. These spills can wreak havoc on traffic, causing delays that last hours. When these accidents involve other vehicles, the results can be deadly. Occupants...

Continue Reading