What are the seatbelt laws?

Does the federal government regulate seatbelts? You betcha! Here are a few of their awesome regs for your perusal: 1. Federal Seat Belt Regulation 49 CFR Part 392.16: Requires all commercial vehicle drivers to wear a seat belt when operating on public roads. 2. Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 208 (FMVSS 208): Requires automotive […]

Wrongful Death Lawyer

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What is a wrongful death? The phrase “wrongful death” is a civil law term meaning that the person’s death was caused by the fault of another party. An action for wrongful death can arise in a car wreck, by a defective product or by medical negligence just to name a few potential causes of action. […]

SEO (Search Engine Optimization) for lawyers.

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It is almost impossible for lawyers to rank on Google using SEO alone. I have spent countless hours learning SEO and all its mysteries.  I even wrote a long, detailed essay on how SEO for personal injury lawyers works. Despite all this learning, what I have experienced is that it is pretty easy to rank […]

How to form a corporation or llc

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How do you form an LLC or a corporation? My college degree is in business and I have represented small Louisiana businesses for two decades.  I also write about startups and online businesses on my own startup, Podnah. What kind of work do we handle? We can help you form your corporation and even draft […]

Covington Personal Injury Attorneys

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Call 985-888-0640 to speak to a Covington personal injury lawyer Common questions and answers: How can an experienced wrongful injury lawyer help you after an accident? An experienced attorney plays a critical role in ensuring that your rights are protected after an accident. Initially, they advise you against discussing the incident with insurance representatives until […]

Law firms in Covington LA

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Are you looking for law firms and lawyers in Covington, La? Did you know there are hundreds of lawyers in Covington and St. Tammany Parish? When searching for the right attorney, it is key to know the specific practice area you need. Do you need a contract drafted? Are you trying to collect a debt? […]

Attorney in Covington La

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I am an attorney in Covington, La who focuses on several niche areas: 1) personal injury law and 2) business transactions and litigation. Our law office office is conveniently located at 1978 N. Hwy 190, Suite A, Covington, LA 70433 near Albasha Greek restaurant. We represent lots of people in and around Covington in areas […]

Covington auto accident lawyer

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Have you been hurt in a car accident in Covington, La? A car accident claim has many important steps and it’s therefore wise to consult with an experienced attorney before trying to handle the claim on your own. Do you represent both the insurance company and the victims of car wrecks? No.  I started my […]

Defective Car Accident Lawyer

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Defective parts in a car can cause serious damages. These defects might result from manufacturing flaws, design errors, or inadequate quality control. The consequences of such defects can range from minor inconveniences to severe property damage. Here are some types of property damage that can occur due to defective parts in a car wreck: It’s […]

Covington Truck Accident Attorney

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Should you hire a Covington Truck Accident Lawyer?   Here are some important things to consider.  Does the lawyer have domain knowledge and expertise in federal trucking safety regulations?  Does she know about the specific insurance requirements? Is your lawyer prepared to take the case to trial? Deciding whether to file a lawsuit or settle out […]

Why do people hate lawyers? Here are 10 reasons why…

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Why do people hate lawyers? Have you ever thought to yourself, “boy, I hate attorneys?”  Most people seem to hate lawyers, especially personal injury lawyers. So why are lawyers hated? Can you think of other reasons why you hate lawyers?  My reasons stem from being around them over the years.  I find overly argumentative people […]

How much car insurance do you need?

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How much car insurance do you need? This is a great question but one I bet most people don’t ask themselves.  My guess is most people buy the bare minimum insurance coverage and never think about it again. First, determine how much (and what kind of) insurance you have. The thing is you really should […]

How do you file a car insurance accident claim?

How do you file a car insurance claim? It’s easy!  No, just kidding.  It’s kind of a giant pain if you don’t know what you’re doing. If you’re determined to represent yourself, then you need to do several things:   Get the police report and make sure the officer noted the other guy was at […]

Why You Shouldn’t Text And Drive.

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Is it illegal to text and drive in Louisiana? Distracted driving can lead to car accidents. So we ask is it legal to text while driving in Louisiana? Let’s take a look at the full text of La. R.S. 32:300.5 which deals with texting and driving in Louisiana: §300.5. Use of certain wireless telecommunications devices […]

Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer

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WHAT IS A TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY? A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a type of injury that occurs when a sudden trauma or blow to the head causes damage to the brain. TBIs can range in severity from mild to severe, and can cause a wide range of symptoms depending on the location and extent […]

Mandeville car accident attorney

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I am a Mandeville car crash attorney who is ready to assist you if you have been involved in a collision. What are the traffic laws in Louisiana? In Louisiana, the laws and regulations addressing car accidents are detailed and categorized under distinct sections. These include guidelines on general road usage, the protocols for giving […]

Uninsured Driver Accident Lawyer Covington LA

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What are the liability and uninsured motorist laws in Louisiana? In Louisiana, drivers are required to carry liability insurance coverage for bodily injury and property damage.   The minimum liability coverage for Louisiana driver’s is $15,000 for bodily injury, and $30,000 for property damage.  If you are injured in a wreck and don’t have insurance yourself, […]

Need a New Orleans car accident lawyer?

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What you need to know if you’ve been hurt in a car wreck. When people suffer serious personal injuries due to the negligence of another person, it can cause not only excruciating physical pain and trauma, but also severe mental pain and anguish too. We work hard to get to know your case inside and […]

What Causes Big Truck Accidents?

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Call 985-888-0640 to speak to a Covington truck accident attorney for a free consultation. If you are looking for a Covington truck accident attorney because you have been injured by an 18 wheeler, call us today. Because 18 wheelers can weigh up to 100,000 pounds (50 tons!), they can cause very serious bodily injuries to […]

What types of cases do we handle?

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Call 985-888-0640 to speak to a personal injury lawyer. What types of cases does a personal injury attorney handle? Personal injury law covers a wide range of legal claims that arise when one person’s negligence, recklessness, or intentional conduct causes harm to another person. Some of the different types of personal injury law include: Car […]

How many car accidents happen in Covington?

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Too many we think. We see far too many people texting and driving or otherwise not paying attention while behind the wheel.  This can lead to bad things, like car collisions. If you are looking for a Covington auto accident attorney who helps people when they have been injured in an automobile accident, call us […]

I-12 truck accident lawyer

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The History of I-12 in Louisiana. Interstate 12 (I-12) is a major east-west highway that runs through Louisiana, connecting the cities of Baton Rouge and Slidell. The history of I-12 dates back to the mid-20th century when the Interstate Highway System was first proposed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower. In Louisiana, the construction of I-12 […]

Transgender care lawyer

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Have you been injured by a doctor or clinic for performing transgender surgeries or treatments on you when you were a minor?  Call us to discuss your options.

Looking for debt relief help?

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If you are facing debt lawsuits or debt collection threats, give me a call to discuss your non-bankruptcy options. I have years of experience helping people get out of or negotiate down significant unsecured and secured debts. These debts might include credit card bills, medical bills, second mortgages or other similar types of debts. Here […]

Covington car accident lawyer

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Do you need a Covington car accident attorney? Before you scroll through the yellow pages, you should consider whether the lawyer actually has an office in Covington, Louisiana. An actual Covington car wreck attorney should have an office here. Help!  I was in a car accident in Covington, La.  What do I do? First, get […]

Revolutionary Political Discussion

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Are you tired of conservatives memeing and complaining but not actually getting anything done?  Well we created a new podcast website, 76Cast, to offer a fresh and revolutionary perspective on politics. We take equal aim at neocons as we do libtards.  Check us out and consider subscribing.

Find lawyers who try cases and win.

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We just created a new trial lawyer directory dedicated to those trial attorneys who actually try cases and win: Verdict Stars. There are three levels of membership 1) Emerald, 2) Blue Diamond and 3) Red Diamond.  Click the link to learn more.

What do I do if I am in a car accident?

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What do I do if I am in a car accident? We hope you are never injured in a car accident.  But if you are in a car accident, it’s important to know what to do so you can not only get the medical treatment you need, but also preserve your ability to seek compensation […]

18 Wheeler Accident Attorney Covington LA

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Are you looking for an 18 wheeler accident attorney near you to represent you in a personal injury accident? If so, please read on.  It is important that you hire an 18 wheeler accident lawyer who is familiar with the applicable safety and insurance rules.  Knowledge of these rules is important because these are the […]

Credit or cash – which is better?

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I used to practice debtor-side bankruptcy law and would counsel people on a daily basis on the pros and cons of cash versus credit. Most people who came in my office thought that bankruptcy would hurt their credit, and that they needed a high credit score in order to buy a house and so forth. […]

Should you go to law school?

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Thought I’d post a short video on pros and cons of going to law school. There are over 1.3 million lawyers in the United States, with hundreds of thousands in law school waiting to storm the country with new lawsuits. Contrast that number to the only 16,000 or landscape architects in the US.  Meanwhile, there […]

18 Wheeler Trucks Have Different Rules Than Cars

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18 Wheeler Truck Accident Cases are Different than Car Accident Cases. Thousands of trucks traverse the roads of Louisiana on a daily basis, playing a vital role in keeping our economy running. As essential as these drivers and their cargo may be, the large 18-wheelers and semi-trucks they operate can pose a significant threat to […]

Will bankruptcy save Alex Jones ?

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I used to practice bankruptcy law and also have experience with defamation cases. And so I thought it would be interesting to look into the recent personal Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition Alex Jones just filed to try and reduce or avoid the historic jury verdicts which were recently handed down. Here is a YouTube video […]

Why are there so many personal injury attorneys?

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Here is an article on personal injury lawyer advertising I posted on Verdict Stars that I am reprinting here: Why are there so many personal injury lawyers? The most obvious reason why personal injury legal marketing is so competitive is because that is where the money is.  But with more and more lawyers (even insurance defense lawyers) […]

Minor Consent to “Gender Affirming Care

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I wrote a Substack article on when and under what circumstances a minor can consent to medical care, including transgender “medicine.” https://davidkervin.substack.com/p/minor-consent-to-gender-affirming?r=b8szj&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web

Covington Truck Accident Lawyer

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Call 985-888-0640 to speak to a Covington truck accident lawyer about your case. What types of injuries can occur in a truck accident? Truck accidents often result in severe injuries due to the substantial size and weight difference between a large truck and a typical passenger car. Common injuries from these types of collisions include traumatic brain […]

Offshore Injury Lawyer

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If you’ve been hurt in an offshore accident, call us.  We are Covington offshore accident lawyers. This is an old offshore case from 1998. In this case, a piston from the engine room fell on the worker. This case is a reminder how serious injuries can be in workplace and offshore accidents. Here is the […]

Louisiana Defamation Lawyer

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I get a lot of calls about defamation cases. I tell every prospective client the same thing — defamation cases are hard to win. First, we have First Amendment rights to free speech. Also, opinions are protected speech. It’s not against the law to post your opinion online. Second, you have to actually prove damages. […]

Should I Hire a Covington Car Accident Attorney?

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If you’ve been in a car accident, you may want to know whether you need to retain a lawyer in the town where the accident occurred or where you live or work. You may wonder whether it will affect your case if the lawyer’s office is not in the same town where the accident occurred. […]

How much car insurance do I need?

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So you’ve been in a car wreck in Covington, Louisiana. How much insurance do you need? This is a great question but one I bet most people don’t ask themselves.  My guess is most people buy the bare minimum insurance coverage and never think about it again. First, determine how much (and what kind of) […]

Personal injury law attorney

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Did you know that a low impact collision can cause significant back injures?  An experienced personal injury law attorney knows this. In fact, low impact collisions can cause serious spinal injuries.  These spine injuries can often only be seen with an MRI machine. If you have suffered a back injury, you may have actually suffered […]