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Lawyers in Louisville, KY: Cooper and Friedman, PLLC

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on February 26, 2024
Cooper and Friedman Lawyers in Louisville KY

Choosing a personal lawyer that is the right fit for you and your needs can be tricky. After all, it feels like there are so many out there to choose from! Lawyers in Louisville, KY seem to be a dime-a-dozen, but not every law firm is the same. This makes research very important when looking […]

Personal Injury, Premise Liability, and Slip and Fall: What’s the Difference?

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on January 10, 2024
The connection between Personal Injury, Premise Liability, and Slip and Fall Law

  Legal terms that are used to describe cases can be rather confusing and disorienting when two or more terms are used interchangeably. Premise liability and slip-and-fall cases are oftentimes used in this way. However, although they are connected, they are not the same! Instead, these terms – along with ‘personal injury’ – are more […]

How to Choose a Good Lawyer for Your Case

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on November 17, 2023
5 Considerations for finding a good lawyer from Cooper and Friedman Law Office in Louisville, KY

  Finding yourself in a situation that requires legal help is a stressful thing to have have to experience, whether you be the plaintiff or the defendant, and trying to find a respectable, trustworthy lawyer that you work well with on a time frame only adds to that stress. This is especially true when your […]

Factors that Contribute to Halloween Car Accidents

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on October 23, 2023
Cooper and Friedman, PLLC Louisville, KY Lawyers explain 5 reasons that Halloween car accidents are more common.

  When you step outside on a crisp Halloween night, it would be nice to think that the only scary things out there are some quality costumes, hyper-realistic décor, and showings of all the horror classics. However, there are always some people that have more than simple tricks and spooky mayhem on their mind, and […]

Candy and Car Accidents: Halloween Safety

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on October 16, 2023
Do I need to be worried about people tempering with or poisoning Halloween candy?

  Halloween is a day filled with sweet treats, funny tricks, and all the things that give you the creeps. Watching a scary movie or finding your way through a haunted house, this might be a welcome feeling, but when it comes to sending our children out to get candy from neighbors on a trick-or-treat […]

Expanding Definitions: Comparative Negligence and the Open and Obvious Doctrine

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on September 26, 2023
Cooper and Friedman practice comparative negligence law in Louisville, KY.

  In a previous blog, “Slip and Fall Terminology and What You Should Know About Your Case,” we discussed six factors and legal terms that need to be considered when deciding whether or not to take your case to court. Two of those factors – comparative negligence and the open and obvious doctrine – are […]

Juvenile Crimes and Punishments

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on September 7, 2023
Cooper and Friedman can help you resolve your juvenile delinquency case fairly.

  Choosing whether or not to pursue action against someone who has wronged you can be a difficult decision in many situations. But what if it’s a minor or juvenile who wrongs you? You still suffer injury or property damage, but it can seem like a different world when it comes to suing minors, and […]

Why Was I Denied Representation?

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on August 28, 2023
Cooper and Friedman take on a wide variety of cases, so contact us today, even if your case was denied by another lawyer.

  When something bad happens and there’s a need for help in navigating through the legal sphere to get fair compensation and a successful resolution, contacting a lawyer is the first line of defense. Thoroughly researched and properly contacted, you might meet the perfect lawyer for your case who accepts you right away, but that’s […]

Suing for School Bus Related Accidents

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on August 3, 2023
Cooper and Friedman have been providing quality personal injury and motor vehicle collision legal services since 1991, including school bus crashes.

  As we approach the days when we send our children back to school and school buses are once again on the road to shuttle dozens of children to and from their homes every day, the risk of a school bus-related accident increases exponentially. The school districts that are responsible for the buses and their […]

Driver’s Ed Car Crashes: Who’s at Fault?

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on June 5, 2023
Who is at fault when a student driver drving a driver's ed car crashes? Cooper and Friedman have the answers.

  When you start learning something new, no one expects you to be perfect at it at first – this goes for driving, too. We’ve all been in the ‘student driver’ seat in a Driver’s Ed car, learning the rules of the road and proper driving techniques. But summer is a very popular time for […]