South Carolina Legal Blog - Whetstone Perkins & Fulda
Accident Lawyers in Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Kingstree and Marion, South Carolina
A class action lawsuit may be arranged when a large group of people experience the same harm in the same way. A recent example is the class action lawsuit brought against Volkswagen in 2016. In that case, Volkswagen had designed a way to essentially cheat on vehicle emissions tests. The class action compensated people who owned these particular vehicles, which were not...Read More
Based on the latest data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), we now know that motor vehicle deaths decreased slightly in 2017. Based on preliminary data, the agency said it appears that this downward trend continued for the first 6 months of 2018.
If your loved one was killed in a motor...Read More
Attorney Will Whetstone, III, is proud to fight on behalf of injury victims throughout South Carolina. Born and raised in St. Matthews, he attended Davidson College and the University of South Carolina School of Law. Early in his career, he clerked for the Honorable John C. Hayes, and later was a prosecutor at the 11th Circuit Solicitor's Office.
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Thousands of motorcyclists die in crashes each year in the United States. Some of these accidents involve only the motorcycle, while others are multiple-vehicle crashes. In our slides show, our experienced attorneys present 10 tips to prevent motorcycle accident injuries.
While you cannot...Read More
There is no guarantee of recovering compensation in a medical malpractice case. We can promise that our experienced, aggressive attorneys will not stop fighting until the best possible outcome has been obtained on your behalf. Your case review is complimentary, so there is no risk and no cost to find out if you have a case.
At Whetstone Perkins & Fulda, we have the required ...Read More
Please watch the video above to learn more about deadlines to file a truck accident claim. Truck accidents are often catastrophic, particularly when they involve much smaller passenger vehicles. If you or a loved one has been injured in this type of accident, and if you suspect or know that the fault lies with the truck driver or trucking company – or perhaps with the people...Read More
A dangerous or defective drug that was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration can still be the subject of an injury lawsuit, regardless of the fact it was approved. It is possible the FDA received false or misleading information from the drug manufacturer and then approved the drug based on such information.
The only way to know if you have a case is to call our...Read More
When you fear for a loved one's safety, it can be difficult to know what to do next. If you believe you have evidence that your family member is being abused or neglected at their nursing home or long-term care facility, then you should take immediate steps to take them out of the dangerous situation and ensure their safety...Read More
Your insurance company has an obligation to deal with your claim "in good faith." That means they have to consider your claim properly and completely, and pay you the benefits you are owed when appropriate. If they wrongly deny or delay your claim, you may have a case to make against them for dealing with you in bad faith.
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