Truck Wreck Injuries, Deaths, and Advertising. All Are UP. Why?

Over the last few years, you have probably seen a lot more personal injury law firms advertising, “Truck Wreck?”  As one might expect, the increased advertising is likely fueled by an increase in large, semi-trailer truck wrecks and related injuries, and deaths.  So, what exactly is “UP” with truck wrecks, and why? The high-level summary … Continued

Fake News and Fair Trials

Fake News and Fair Trials: The Influence of Fake News on Normative Juror Beliefs What does “Fake News” have to do with wrongful death, personal injury, and fair trials? Potentially way too much. The use of re-marketing, re-targeting, cookies and IP-address matching, to target internet users with messaging based on their browsing experience, is not … Continued

Facebook News Feed Changes Don’t Improve Your Facebook Privacy. You do.

As personal injury and wrongful death lawyers, most of our social media experience comes from evidence-related implications of public versus private Facebook data.   Over recent months, we’ve been paying more and more attention to privacy issues and Facebook privacy settings which are important for everyone – not just if you become actively involved in personal … Continued

Texting and Driving, Injury and Death, and a Pledge to Make a Difference

Despite persistent public campaigns to prevent car accidents caused by texting and driving, we at DeCamillis & Mattingly, PLLC continue to see alarming and steady increases in personal injury and wrongful death caused by texting drivers.  As wrongful death and personal injury attorneys, we regularly come face to face with victims of this tragic trend.  … Continued

Facebook Memorialized Accounts | Impact in Wrongful Death Cases

How do Facebook Memorialized Accounts and Legacy Contacts have an impact in wrongful death claims? The answer should have you (anyone over 18 years old) thinking about your Facebook Legacy options, regardless of health. At DeCamillis & Mattingly, we have substantial experience in handling wrongful death cases, so we come face to face with the topic on a regular … Continued