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What Is General Civil Litigation?

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General civil litigation broadly encompasses any legal dispute that is not criminal in nature. When you feel you have been wronged financially or personally, you may have a right to pursue a civil claim. Our attorneys at Plunkett, Hamilton, Manton & Graves, LLP routinely represent individuals and businesses in all civil litigation. When your rights…

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Tenant Rights in Georgia Evictions

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When it comes to renting a property in Georgia, it’s important for tenants to be aware of their rights, especially in the case of evictions. Understanding the laws and regulations surrounding evictions can help tenants protect themselves and ensure that they are treated fairly throughout the process. Plunkett, Hamilton, Manton & Graves, LLP, in Augusta,…

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Medical Malpractice: Understanding 8 Common Types of Claims

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Medical malpractice occurs when a healthcare provider’s actions or negligence harm or injures a patient. In Augusta, GA, Plunkett, Hamilton, Manton & Graves, LLP is dedicated to advocating for victims of medical malpractice and seeking justice on their behalf. The following are eight common types of medical malpractice claims we handle at our law firm…

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When Should You Update Your Will?

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When it comes to estate planning, creating a will is often one of the first steps people take to ensure their assets are distributed according to their wishes after they pass away. However, creating a will is not a one-time event. It’s important to regularly review and update your will to reflect changes in your…

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Know Your Right to Compensation if You Are Injured on the Job

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When an injury occurs on the job, navigating the complexities of workers’ compensation insurance and potential third-party injury claims becomes essential for securing rightful compensation. Understanding these aspects and seeking legal guidance, when necessary, are pivotal to ensuring you receive the full benefits and compensation you deserve. Workers’ Compensation Insurance Employers typically carry workers’ compensation…

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The Importance of Legal Representation in the Face of Eminent Domain

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Facing eminent domain proceedings in Georgia can be a daunting experience for property owners. Eminent domain is the government’s power to acquire private property for public use, often involving infrastructure projects such as roads, utilities or public facilities. When confronted with the prospect of losing property to eminent domain, seeking legal representation becomes crucial to…

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Why Motorcycle Accidents are So Prevalent in Georgia

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In Georgia, the allure of open roads, scenic routes and the freedom of riding a motorcycle draws many enthusiasts to explore its landscapes. However, the state also grapples with a concerning prevalence of motorcycle accidents, prompting a need for heightened awareness and legal advocacy to address this issue effectively. Georgia has some of the highest…

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Ready to Adopt? Why You Need an Adoption Lawyer

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Embarking on the journey of adoption is an incredibly fulfilling and life-changing decision. While the process is rewarding, it can also be complex, requiring legal expertise to navigate the intricacies of adoption law. An adoption lawyer plays a pivotal role in safeguarding the rights of both adoptive parents and the child, ensuring a smooth and…

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Why the Holiday Season Is a Busy Time for DUI Lawyers

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The holiday season, typically associated with festivities, gatherings, and celebrations, unfortunately, also tends to be a busy time for DUI (Driving Under the Influence) lawyers. Several factors contribute to the increased demand for DUI lawyers during this time of year. Holiday Parties and Celebrations The holiday season is known for its numerous parties and gatherings,…

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The Scary Truth About Distracted Driving: A Legal Perspective

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As attorneys, we deal with the aftermath of countless accidents, many of which are caused by distracted driving. It’s alarming how this issue has become an epidemic on our roads, and during the Halloween season, the stakes can be even higher. In this article, we’ll shed light on the scary truth about distracted driving and…

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