What is a deposition in a lawsuit?

What is a Deposition? A deposition is an official court proceeding usually connected to a lawsuit which has been filed. The general purposes of a deposition are to investigate and establish what a witness or party knows concerning the matter involved in the lawsuit and to preserve that information in a form which can be used later if the lawsuit goes to trial. Depositions can also be used for pretrial…

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I was not wearing my helmet on my motorcycle, do i lose my case?

This is a probably the most frequently asked question after an accident where a motorcyclist is injured. Although many people believe that anyone injured in a motorcycle accident is unable to recover damages, this is not the case! In this post, a Corpus Christi personal injury lawyer explains why an injured motorcyclist who was not wearing a helmet can collect damages after an accident. Under Texas motor vehicle law, all…

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Pedestrian accident statistics in Corpus Christi

Each year, the number of pedestrian accidents in Corpus Christi seems to be rising. While this is alarming for residents of the area, it appears to be a problem across the entire country as the population explodes and more vehicles are on the roads that ever before. Last year over 65,000 pedestrians across the United States were injured by vehicles, and only California and Florida has more statewide pedestrian accidents…

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