WHAT IS FORUM NON CONVENIENS?

WHAT IS FORUM NON CONVENIENS?

Forum non conveniens is a judicial doctrine (now incorporated into the Alabama Code) that permits either: 1. The dismissal of a lawsuit pending in Alabama, so that the same lawsuit can then be filed in a court in another state (Ala. Code § 6-5-430); or 2. The transfer...
HOW “IN A WRECK? NEED A CHECK?” REALLY WORKS

HOW “IN A WRECK? NEED A CHECK?” REALLY WORKS

If you have been injured and are trying to decide whether to hire an attorney, one of your key considerations should be how much value the attorney adds to your case. By this I mean how much more can you realistically expect to receive if you hire an attorney? What if...