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WHAT IS AN “IME” ?

WHAT IS AN “IME” ?- “IME” is the abbreviation used in the insurance world for “Independent Medical Examination.”   If your insurance company is paying for your medical care following an incident such as an automobile accident, they may ask for… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / April 28, 2021 / CATEGORIES: Insurance Information, Medical Information, Personal Injury

DRUG POSSESSION IS CURRENTLY NOT A CRIME IN WASHINGTON

DRUG POSSESSION IS CURRENTLY NOT A CRIME IN WASHINGTON- This headline might seem like “fake news” but it is actually correct.   Recently, the State Supreme Court overturned the Washington statute governing criminal drug possession.  The result is that there… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / April 26, 2021 / CATEGORIES: Criminal Law, Washington Law

The Brain Injury Alliance of Washington

The Brain Injury Alliance of Washington- Wiener and Lambka, PS is a proud contributor to the Brain Injury Alliance of Washington.  This fine organization provides support to those who have suffered a brain injury.  March is Brain Injury Awareness Month…. READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / March 25, 2021 / CATEGORIES: Brain Injuries

PIP and UIM Automobile Insurance

PIP and UIM Automobile Insurance coverages must be declined in writing in Washington.- Drivers purchasing insurance in Washington must be offered Personal Injury Protection (PIP) and Uninsured motorist protection (UIM). Many drivers fail to obtain these two most important types… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / March 24, 2021 / CATEGORIES: Insurance Information
WHAT IS NEGLIGENCE IN TORT LAW?

WHAT IS NEGLIGENCE IN TORT LAW?

WHAT IS NEGLIGENCE IN TORT LAW? – Washington law matches the laws of most states in their general definition of what negligence is.  The Washington pattern jury instruction indicates that negligence is the failure to exercise ordinary care:  Negligence is… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / February 24, 2021 / CATEGORIES: Washington Law
WHAT IS A CONFLICT OF INTEREST?

WHAT IS A CONFLICT OF INTEREST?

WHAT IS A CONFLICT OF INTEREST? – There are many types of conflicts of interest in the legal setting. There are enough that attorneys have written entire books covering them all. In personal injury law, there are some types of… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / February 23, 2021 / CATEGORIES: Car Accidents, Personal Injury

The Three Most Important Ways A Personal Injury Lawyer Helps Clients

Wiener & Lambka present: The Three Most Important Ways A Personal Injury Lawyer Helps Clients –    Allows the injured person to focus on what is most important, their health.  Being involved in an automobile accident can be a life-altering… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / January 28, 2021 / CATEGORIES: Personal Injury

New Rapid Blood Test Detects Concussion / Traumatic Brain Injuries

Wiener & Lambka present: New Rapid Blood Test Detects Concussion / Traumatic Brain Injuries – A new rapid blood test has been approved to help doctors detect the presence of a concussion and/or traumatic brain injuries.  As discussed in the… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / January 26, 2021 / CATEGORIES: Brain Injuries

What medical conditions can support an application for a handicap parking placard.

Wiener & Lambka present: What medical conditions can support an application for a handicap parking placard. – Today’s topic focuses on what medical conditions can support an application for a handicap parking placard. Many people in Washington may not know a… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / December 29, 2020 / CATEGORIES: Uncategorized

WHAT IS THE PUBLIC DUTY DOCTRINE?

WHAT IS THE PUBLIC DUTY DOCTRINE?- A recently issued opinion from the Washington Court of Appeals, Division One, Perillo v. Island County et al,  No. 80055-8-I, has an excellent discussion of the public duty doctrine.   In short, this doctrine provides… READ MORE

Wiener & Lambka / December 28, 2020 / CATEGORIES: Uncategorized

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