Car Accident Lawyer Reaches $1.53M Settlement for Family Of Motorcyclist Killed in Crash With Skid-Steer Loader
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on July 19th, 2019
The family of a 55-year-old Pennsylvania motorcyclist who was killed in 2016 when his motorcycle struck a skid-steer loader that was being used to clean up a street has reached a $1.53 million settlement in the case. William Moon Jr. was riding his motorcycle east on Bredinsburg Road in Oil City in western Pennsylvania on Oct. 4, 2016, when he crashed into the skid-steer loader that had apparently created a cloud of dust as it...
By Dean I Weitzman, Esq. on July 14th, 2019
On this episode of Court Radio, Dean Weitzman of MyPhillyLawyer speaks with Rep. Jordan Harris about the clean slate law, and how the law affects criminal justice reform moving forward.
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on July 12th, 2019
A Florida jury has awarded $8.97 million in damages to the widow of a former fire chief who became a quadriplegic after he swerved his car and crashed on a Florida highway to avoid a collision with a car being driven into his lane by a Domino's pizza delivery driver. The victim, Richard Wiederhold, was 62 years old and had retired as a fire chief in Brevard County, Florida, when the crash occurred in March...
By Dean I Weitzman, Esq. on July 7th, 2019
On this episode of Court Radio, Dean Weitzman of MyPhillyLawyer explains who can and cannot be liable for lawsuits, answers legal questions from callers, and talks about what you can do legally when odd situation arises.
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on July 5th, 2019
A $3.5 million settlement has been reached by a car crash attorney for a Chicago-area woman who was paralyzed in 2014 when the car she was riding in drove off an embankment in Chicago and crashed on its roof onto the ground below. The victim, Kelsey Ibach, who was 25 years old when the crash occurred on Sept. 13, 2014, was a passenger in a BMW sedan being driven by Philip Cho, who was 28...
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on June 28th, 2019
As the July 4th holiday weekend approaches, Philadelphia's car crash attorneys, MyPhillyLawyer, wants to remind our friends and clients to enjoy the holiday week safely, whether you are taking a road trip, heading to the beach, having family and friends over for a BBQ or relaxing at a swimming pool. The July 4th weekend may be fun and relaxing, but there are also some somber reminders that can help the holidays be more enjoyable and...
Car Accident Lawyer Gets $9M Verdict for the Family of a Truck Driver Who Was Killed By a Train at a Railroad Crossing in 2013
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on June 21st, 2019
The family of a 60-year-old Oklahoma truck driver who died in 2013 when a train smashed into his rig at a non-gated railroad crossing as he was loading a trackhoe onto a trailer has been awarded a $9 million jury verdict. The victim, Richard Knight, of Edmond, Oklahoma, was killed on May 8, 2013, when a BNSF Railway train operating on a track near U.S. Highway 64 in the town of Lela smashed into the...
Car Crash Lawyer Wins $80M Verdict for Truck Driver Forced By Employer to Falsify His Driving Logbook Before a Fatigue-Induced Traffic Accident
By Dean I. Weitzman, Esq. on June 17th, 2019
A tractor-trailer driver who was told by his trucking company to falsify his driving logbook to make it appear that he was well-rested between long-distance deliveries has been awarded an $80 million verdict by a Texas jury. The driver, Lauro Lozano Jr., fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into the rear of another tractor-trailer on May 6, 2015 on northbound Interstate 59 in Alabama after he followed his company's instructions and falsified his driving...
By Dean I Weitzman, Esq. on June 16th, 2019
On this episode of Court Radio, Dean Weitzman of MyPhillyLawyer talks to Joel Austin, CEO of Daddy University, about the purpose of Daddy University, how he found his calling, and answer questions from callers.