Apr 18, 2018

What Is an Auto Recall?

By |Apr 18, 2018|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

An auto recall is when automakers or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has identified a safety defect in one or more vehicle models. As a result, the vehicle with the defect violates the safety standards established by the federal government, and a defect can concern either the entire vehicle or a part thereof, [...]

Apr 3, 2018

Drug Offenses and Penalties in Tennessee

By |Apr 3, 2018|Criminal Defense|0 Comments

A lot of people have to take prescription drugs to help them combat their illnesses. These medications and other controlled substances are heavily regulated, and misusing, abusing, and/or counterfeiting prescription drugs and other drugs is against the law in the state of Tennessee (and the other 49 states). We think it’s important that you know [...]

Mar 28, 2018

How Dangerous is Distracted Driving?

By |Mar 28, 2018|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

Distracted driving includes texting while driving, talking on your smartphone while operating a vehicle, eating, playing with the radio, looking at a GPS system, or any activity that takes your hands off the steering wheel and your eyes off the road. Distracted driving also includes driving while under the influence of alcohol and driving while [...]

Mar 16, 2018

Ways to Avoid a DUI charge on St. Patrick’s Day

By |Mar 16, 2018|DUI|0 Comments

St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, 2018, is a day for celebration for Irish communities throughout the world including Knoxville, Tennessee. Even the non-Irish celebrate by wearing green and eating corned-beef and cabbage. For many, it’s also a day of parades and drinking. As with all drinking, there’s no problem if you don’t get behind the [...]

Feb 14, 2018

What is Sexual Assault in Tennessee?

By |Feb 14, 2018|Criminal Defense|0 Comments

The media has been awash in stories of sexual misconduct perpetrated by men in positions of authority on vulnerable people in the entertainment industry, government, sports and other industries. After a few brave women stepped forward and reported the bad behavior of the men who had taken advantage of them, the proverbial floodgates seem to [...]

Feb 1, 2018

How to Prove Liability in a Knoxville Slip-and-Fall Case

By |Feb 1, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Everybody slip and falls at some point in their lives. If you are lucky, you stand up, shake off the dirt and embarrassment and you keep on walking and trying to act as if everything is fine and hoping that no one saw you take a tumble. People slip and fall at home, at work, [...]

Jan 15, 2018

Tennessee’s Offenses Against Person: What Criminal Homicide Actually Means

By |Jan 15, 2018|Criminal Defense|0 Comments

In every day use, the word “homicide” gets swapped with the word “murder” pretty often. In Tennessee, though, those words have different meanings – and different penalties when someone is convicted of the crimes. Criminal homicide is the “unlawful killing of another person,” whether it was intentional or not. In other words, all murder is [...]

Jan 3, 2018

A Garth Brooks Fan Almost Lost an Eye at His Concert – but “She’s Gonna Make It”

By |Jan 3, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

When the music is turned up too loudly, it can hurt your ears. For one Garth Brooks fan, love of music almost cost her an eye. And while we think a good pun is pretty funny, there’s nothing funny about what happened to Jean Ann Crenshaw on December 9th while she was at a concert [...]

Nov 29, 2017

My Property Has Been Damaged; Now What Do I Do?

By |Nov 29, 2017|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Mother Nature is unpredictable; just ask the people of Gatlinburg, or Houston, or anyone in California. Humans can be unpredictable, too. As of right now, there have been 151,592 traffic crashes in Tennessee this year, and 10.429 of them have happened in Knox County. Of those 151,592 crashes: 732 were fatal 37,264 involved an injury [...]

Nov 15, 2017

4 Tips for Choosing the Right Personal Injury Attorney

By |Nov 15, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Unlike Superman, Achilles and the other heroes of myth, we’re not invulnerable to pain and suffering.  People sustain life-threatening injuries every day: from terrifying natural disasters, unavoidable auto accidents, and simple slips. Fortunately, when you get injured, you are not alone; you can have a personal injury attorney by your side. There are a number [...]