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Punitive damages for a wrongful death claim

August 14, 2019
A wrongful death is a tragic and traumatic experience for all members of a decedent's family. Wrongful deaths are generally caused by the negligent, wrongful, or reckless acts of others. Unlike deaths that occur from natural causes, wrongful deaths may...
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How can the age of a victim affect a wrongful death claim?

April 19, 2019
Every life is precious, so when a wrongful act robs a Kentucky victim of their future, their family may step in to pursue damages in the wake of their loss. Wrongful death claims are based on deaths that result from...
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Who can collect after a successful wrongful death lawsuit?

April 2, 2019
The unexpected death of a beloved family member can tear at the strength of those who survive and must live on without their departed relative. In Kentucky, the law stipulates that certain individuals may benefit from the successful litigation of...
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What acts may constitute gross negligence?

March 5, 2019
Negligence forms the basis of many personal injury claims, including claims brought due to the wrongful deaths of victims. There are several elements that must be proven for a victim to prevail in court on their negligence claim, and this...
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What are “loss of consortium” damages?

February 19, 2019
The loss of a loved one can affect all areas of life. When a dear relative dies, it can be almost impossible for a Kentucky resident to envision a future without the deceased individual in it. Deaths from natural causes...
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