7 Tips for Choosing an Oklahoma Personal Injury Attorney

If you have been hurt through someone else’s negligence or mistake, hiring a personal injury attorney is one of the most important decisions you will make. You may be concerned about how you will pay your medical bills and other expenses as you focus on healing and taking care of…

Oklahoma Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy Lawyers

Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE) Facts HIE, Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, is often referred to as “Neonatal Encephalopathy” or “Birth Asphyxia.” HIE is a form of infant brain damage that is unfortunately caused by medical malpractice in many instances. Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) covers a number of neurological birth injuries, caused by a lack of…

Sexual Assault In The Workplace: All You Need To Know

Sexual harassment is an offense that violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. This offense is one that ranges from verbal to physical sexual conduct, requests for sexual favors, uncomfortably suggestive acts, and more that affects the employee in a workplace environment. On the other hand, sexual…

ANSWERS TO COMMON SEXUAL ASSAULT QUESTIONS IN OKLAHOMA

What constitutes a Sexual Assault? Sexual Assault: Sexual assault is the sexual contact or behavior that occurs without explicit consent of the victim. It includes, but is not limited to, rape, fondling, unwanted sexual touching, and forcing a victim to perform sexual acts. Sexual Harassment: Sexual harassment occurs generally in…

Types of Dog Bites and Proving Liability

Over 800,00 people receive medical treatment annually for dog bite injuries. Additionally, hundreds of people across the United States have died from dog bites and related injuries. In fact, nearly 1,000 people visit the emergency room everyday due to dog bites. If you or a loved one is a victim…

Alternative Dispute Resolution: Personal Injury Cases and Beyond

What is Alternative Dispute Resolution? Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) is a means to solve legal issues outside of a court setting. Litigating, family law and personal injury cases in Oklahoma, can be expensive, burdensome, and lengthy, but ADR presents a streamlined and cost-conscious opportunity for the parties to avoid court…

Burn Injuries in Oklahoma

Unfortunately, in life, most people will suffer at least one type of burn injury. Many burn injuries are serious or even life-threatening. Some burns can result in disfigurement and lifelong impairment, if not threated promptly and by following the proper burn protocol. The Fierce Advocates at Cannon & Associates have…