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Xarelto

Xarelto Chances are you have heard of the drug Xarelto. Like many drugs Xarelto has been extensively advertised on television. Xarelto is a prescription drug that’s main use is to prevent blood clots from forming. Doctors often prescribe Xarelto to people suffering from atrial fibrillation or who have recently had a hip or knee replacement

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Structured Settlements

If you have a structured settlement…. Believe it or not structured settlements are responsible for a slice of American pop culture. If you have watched T.V. in the last decade you’ve seen the ad that started it all. A portly opera singer asks if we have a structured settlement and need cash now. While this

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Rideshare Companies

When Your Ride Goes Wrong Rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft have changed personal transportation forever. At the push of a button a car arrives in minutes to whisk you away. It’s something straight off the pages of a sci-fi novel. The convenience of these services is great, but what happens when your ride goes

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The Importance of Collecting Evidence

Smartphones: Your Best Tool After an Accident Your Smartphone is the best tool you have after an accident. Everyone knows that you can use it to call for help, but did you know you can collect evidence with it too? You can use your Smartphone to take pictures, videos, audio recordings or even written notes.

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Liability of Subcontractors

Construction Confusion Construction projects involve a myriad of business relationships. Normally, the general contractor is hired by the client. Then the general contractor hires subcontractors to do specific jobs like hanging drywall or installing electrical conduit. The general contractor may do nothing more than hire the subcontractors and let them loose on the jobsite. On

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Premise Liability

Potholes in the Parking Lot You’re walking across the supermarket parking lot dodging cars, and checking your grocery list when wham! You step into a pothole and fall face first on to the asphalt. You’re in pain, embarrassed, and wondering what to do next. If you have questions about your next step call Zayed Law

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The Empty Chair Defense and Proximate Cause

It Wasn’t Me… You’ve been injured in an accident and the person who injured you says they’re not responsible. Sure, they were involved in the accident, but they were not the cause. They claim a third party set in motion the events that led to your injury. They don’t know who this third party is

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Wrongful Death & Survival Actions

The Loss of a Loved One Losing a loved one shakes your world at its core. The pain is often intensified when their life was cut short by the actions of another. While nothing will bring your loved one back you can ensure justice is done. The attorneys of Zayed Law Offices are here to

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Pro Se Representation

Representing Yourself in Court The attorneys at Zayed Law Offices strongly recommend seeking legal counsel before beginning any legal action. Pro se is Latin meaning “for oneself” and is the legal term for representing oneself. If you decide to file a pro se action you will have to draft documents, schedule court dates, and argue

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Filing a Medical Malpractice Case

In Illinois, treatment you receive from a medical professional must meet a minimum standard of care. Your medical professional must act with the same degree of knowledge, skill, and ability as an ordinarily careful medical professional would under similar circumstances. If your treatment falls below this standard and you are injured call Zayed Law Offices

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