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Cooper and Friedman is continally striving to keep our clients and the community up-to-date with legal issues that may affect them. We also enjoy sharing any developments at our law firm. Check out our blog below for the latest news and info, including articles that address topics relevant to our practice areas including personal injury law, car accidents and workers compensation.

Trucking Insurance: What to Know

Written by Cooper & Friedman on November 24, 2020

There are several kinds of insurance that commercial truck drivers and trucking companies need to consider. It can be difficult to figure out what kinds of insurance you need when there are so many offerings. Here’s an overview of some of the main kinds of insurance you should be aware of for trucking. Trucking Insurance: […]

Workplace Safety in the Pandemic

Written by Cooper & Friedman on November 17, 2020

In the time of the coronavirus, the way we work has changed dramatically. Getting back into the office, if it is a viable option where you live, will have to look a lot different than it did before. Depending on the type of environment where you work, this could impact everything from where you park, […]

Eviction During the Pandemic: Renter and Landlord Rights, Protections, and Resources

Written by Cooper & Friedman on November 3, 2020

The pandemic has caused a lot of hardship. Many renters have found themselves unable to make rent and are concerned about eviction. Here’s a look at some of the protections and assistance both renters and landlords have right now. Ban on Evictions in the CARES Act Back in March, when the federal government passed the […]

How Has the Coronavirus Changed Our Driving Habits?

Written by Cooper & Friedman on October 27, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the way we travel. There are a few important ways we have changed our driving habits over the past several months. Let’s take a look at how the pandemic has changed driving. Less …. But More Deadly Driving Back in the beginning of the pandemic when lockdowns were in place, driving […]

Injured In An Accident? Here Are 4 Things You Shouldn’t Do On Social Media

Written by Cooper & Friedman on October 20, 2020

When injured in an accident, the first thing you want to do is update your family or friends. Due to the accessibility and ease of communication on social media, jumping on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Snapchat to share details about your experience may seem like the best idea at the time. You’ll surely get fast […]

Do I Need a Lawyer for My Workplace Injury Case?

Written by Cooper & Friedman on October 13, 2020

If you are the unfortunate victim of a workplace injury, you may find that state worker’s compensation laws make suing seem unnecessary or difficult. The idea behind these laws is that the employer’s insurance will pay for all injuries sustained, but the employee will not be allowed to sue. This tradeoff may be acceptable for […]

Still Waiting on Your Stimulus Check? Here’s What You Need To Know

Written by Cooper and Friedman on September 29, 2020
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On April 15th 2020, the first round of stimulus checks afforded by the CARES Act were sent out via direct deposit or mailed in the form of paper checks and prepaid debit cards to qualified Americans. Eligibility for receiving a payment included the following groups of people: Single US residents with an adjusted gross income […]

How To Vote By Mail in Kentucky & Indiana

Written by Cooper and Friedman on September 22, 2020
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As November 3rd, 2020 looms near, many are looking for options to safely and effectively place their vote for the upcoming local and presidential elections amid the coronavirus pandemic. Whether you’re looking to skip the crowds and vote early or submit your ballot by mail, here’s everything you need to know. Kentucky Those registered to […]

9 Things You Have to Do If You Suffered a Slip and Fall Injury

Written by Cooper & Friedman on September 3, 2020

“It happened so quickly.” How often have you heard that? One minute you are upright and the next you are on the ground. A slip and fall injury can be jarring and disorienting as they often happen unexpectedly in the blink of an eye. Unfortunately each year thousands of people across the U.S. get hurt […]

Workplace Discrimination: Three Groundbreaking Cases

Written by Cooper & Friedman on August 20, 2020

Workplace discrimination happens more than you may think. There have been many moves in the right direction in the past few decades. However, it is very important to continue to educate ourselves and to know our rights as employees. What is employment or workplace discrimination? This is a form of discrimination based on race, gender, […]

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