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Where Personal Injury Law Meets Storytelling - The Verdict is not your average legal podcast. We embrace the art of storytelling and take you through the legal process to examine how personal injury law intersects with your daily life. Join The Carlson Law Firm’s lawyers, case managers, legal assistants and clients as we explore acts of negligence, liability, and damages to give you The Verdict.

Where Personal Injury Law Meets Storytelling - The Verdict is not your average legal podcast. We embrace the art of storytelling and take you through the legal process to examine how personal injury law intersects with your daily life. Join The Carlson Law Firm’s lawyers, case managers, legal assistants and clients as we explore acts of negligence, liability, and damages to give you The Verdict.

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Where Personal Injury Law Meets Storytelling - The Verdict is not your average legal podcast. We embrace the art of storytelling and take you through the legal process to examine how personal injury law intersects with your daily life. Join The Carlson Law Firm’s lawyers, case managers, legal assistants and clients as we explore acts of negligence, liability, and damages to give you The Verdict.

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English

Contact:

254-526-5688


Episodes

The New Nursing Home Battle

5/20/2020
Nursing homes across the country have long had protocols for infection control—begging the question, why are so many long-term care facilities struggling with the novel coronavirus? In this special episode, we sit down with nursing home abuse and neglect attorney, J.T. Borah to discuss what nursing homes should be doing and how nursing home industry lobbyists could cripple the rights of residents and their families.

Duration:00:28:02

The Civil Consequences of Drunk Driving

11/18/2019
The criminal aspects of drunk driving are widely known and understood thanks to statewide PSAs, and dedicated organizations like Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Often, injured parties turn to personal injury attorneys to help them right the wrongs of drunk drivers. Todd Kelly joins us again to discuss his knowledge as an attorney representing plaintiffs in drunk driving cases.

Duration:00:25:42

Understanding Inadequate Security

11/4/2019
Partner Mike Erskine explains a very niche area of personal injury that is unknown to many people and difficult to pursue. Knowing when to contact a personal injury attorney about an assault or violent crime on a business' property can help you understand who can be held accountable and what your options are.

Duration:00:32:11

The Steps to Take After a Slip and Fall

10/28/2019
On this week’s episode of The Verdict, we sat down with Bryan Partner Kathryn Knotts to discuss slip and fall and premises liability. Premises liability is a tricky area of the law. Understanding your next steps are a slip and fall or trip and fall is crucial to securing justice.

Duration:00:24:16

The Case Against Tort Reform

10/21/2019
There are a few truths about our legal system: if you have the money and time, you can sue anybody for anything. It is true that there are litigious people and unethical attorneys who will bring lawsuits on their behalf in spite of the evidence. It is also true that there are people out there who try to game and abuse the legal system for their own personal gain—whether it be to save face for their own bad actions or for monetary gain. However, there are protections built into the law that...

Duration:00:19:46

Who do Medical Malpractice Caps Protect?

10/14/2019
Carlson Law Firm Partner L. Todd Kelly discusses the obstacles that medical malpractice caps have created for victims injured under the care of negligent hospitals or staff. Read more about medical malpractice caps on our website: https://www.carlsonattorneys.com/news-and-update/medical-malpractice-catastrophic-injury/

Duration:00:22:53

Standard Issue: The 3M Earplug Lawsuit

10/7/2019
The Carlson Law Firm is representing veteran and active-duty soldiers in the battle to hold technology company 3M accountable for its faulty earplugs. This week, we talk to Craig Carlson to discuss the history of the 3M earplug lawsuit and what legal options are available for soldiers with hearing loss or tinnitus.

Duration:00:20:49

Season 2 Teaser

9/30/2019
Season 2 of The Verdict drops on Monday, October 7! Make sure you hit refresh on your podcast feed to get the latest episode featuring The Carlson Law Firm's Managing Partner Craig Carlson discuss the 3M Earplug Lawsuit that's affecting thousands of veterans across the country.

Duration:00:00:42

Bonus: The Stella Award

8/2/2019
In August 1994, a jury awarded a 79-year-old woman more than $2 million for burn injuries she sustained from the dangerous temperatures of McDonald's coffee. Her case became the poster child of the widely touted corporate misnomer 'frivolous lawsuits' in America. In this special bonus episode, we have an exclusive interview with the attorney who represented the victim, Reed Morgan. Visit The Carlson Law Firm for more information Liebeck v. McDonald's Restaurants.

Duration:00:17:38

Eighteen Six Fifty

4/10/2019
Vape pens are the source of hundreds of explosion and burn injuries in the United States. However, these devices don't carry any warnings about the dangers of using 18650 batteries to power them. This week, attorney Steve Dummitt discusses the dangers of vaping devices and how consumers can hold companies responsible for their failure to warn.

Duration:00:34:39

The Insurance Industry: Profits Over People

4/5/2019
The auto insurance industry has a tried and true method to pay out as little in claims as possible. This week, attorney Josh Crowley discusses how insurance companies manipulate trusting car crash victims into accepting less money than their claims are worth.

Duration:00:36:35

Roundup (Trial) Ready

3/29/2019
A 2015 report from the the International Agency for Research on Cancer provoked several lawsuits against Monsanto (now Bayer) after the agency found a link between the active ingredient in Roundup, glyphosate. A U.S. court is currently examining whether or not glyphosate cause non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and if Bayer-Monsanto knew of and tried to bury evidence of its carcinogenic product. Link mentioned: Of Mice, Monsanto and a Mysterious Tumor Resources: EPA Glyphosate Study Monsanto and...

Duration:00:20:13

Beware of Negligent Dog Owner

3/22/2019
A middle school girl was seriously injured by a dog after she asked to pet it. However, despite her insistence on petting the animal, her case settled for $250,000. Attorney Tim Roehrs explains just how important it is for dog owners to ensure their pets don't cause injuries to any one.

Duration:00:34:53

The Curious Case of Fried Rice Syndrome

3/15/2019
A 62-year-old grandmother from Corsicana, Texas became the focus of international headlines in the summer of 2018 when news got wind of her $1 million lawsuit against a Chinese buffet restaurant after being diagnosed with Fried Rice Syndrome. Germaine Mobley’s attorney Kathryn Knotts explains how personal injury law protects restaurant diners from food mishandling.

Duration:00:24:00

What Does it Really Take to Sue the Government?

3/7/2019
In the fall of 2014, a 20-year-old Texas A&M University student died after ingesting sodium cyanide from one of the school's laboratories. The circumstances around Christian Taylor's death are now the subject of a lawsuit filed by his parents against Texas A&M. But before his attorney can even move forward with the personal injury lawsuit, he must first convince the state to waive the institution's sovereign immunity.

Duration:00:28:55

America's Problem - Understaffing in Nursing Homes

2/28/2019
We speak with The Carlson Law Firm's nursing home abuse and neglect attorney J.T. Borah. J.T. discusses the effects that under-staffing has on nursing home residents across America. He also gives his thoughts on possible nursing home bills that could appear in the Texas Legislature this session.

Duration:00:30:01