SIMPLY LEGAL VIDEO SERIES

Hosted by: Attorney Gil Sánchez

SEGMENT:
Injury Law

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION:
I was in a car accident while on the job, what claims can I make?

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT  ANSWER:
If you are involved in a car accident while on the job, you are entitled to make a workers compensation claim to receive medical treatment, payment of medical bills and loss wages. If the driver who caused the accident was at-fault, you can also make a bodily injury claim against them.

SEGMENT:
Business Law

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION:
I am starting a new business, should I register an LLC or Corporation?

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT  ANSWER:
Generally Speaking, an LLC the more common registration as it has less requirements or formalities that need to be followed in order to maintain the protection aginst your pesonal assets. In an LLCyou have members and managers. A corporation has many statutory formalities that need to be satisfied every year to maintain protection. A corporation has board of directors, officers and shareholders. Before you decide what entity you want to register-Contact Me.

SEGMENT:
Litigation

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION:
How much will it cost me to file a lawsuit?

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT  ANSWER:
A Litigation budget could range from $2500.00 to $100,000.00 or more, It depends on the type of case, If files in state or federal court and the complexity. Some attorneys may offer contingency, hourly or flat fee retainers. Ultimately the best decision you can make is to consult with an attorney (or two) so they can provide an estimate. I always provide litigation cost estimates with potential clients.