Month: October 2020

October 19, 2020 Personal Injury

Comparative Negligence in Nebraska

Almost all personal injury claims ask one key question: was the defendant negligent? If the answer is yes, and his or her negligence is what caused the injured party’s damages, the defendant will have to pay. Comparative negligence, however, is a defense a defendant may use to diminish or remove his or her portion of…

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October 12, 2020 Personal Injury

Nebraska Damage Caps in Personal Injury Cases

If you suffer an injury in an accident in Nebraska, you could be eligible to receive financial compensation from the party that caused your accident. Another word for financial compensation is damages. Many states, including Nebraska, place caps on damages to limit how much a plaintiff can receive during a claim. Whether a damage cap…

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