Personal Injury FAQs

Personal Injury 101: What Do Personal Injury Settlements Cover?

The types of damages that personal injury settlements cover will vary from case to case, depending on the nature of the claim and the specific injuries and losses the plaintiff incurred. In general, however, personal injury settlements include compensatory damages. In some cases, punitive damages may be available as well. We’ll take a close look [...]

By |2017-01-10T09:13:13-08:00November 9th, 2015|Personal Injuries, Personal Injury FAQs, Portland Personal Injury Lawyers|Comments Off on Personal Injury 101: What Do Personal Injury Settlements Cover?

Is My Personal Injury Settlement Taxable?

Maybe – whether you have to pay taxes on a personal injury settlement will depend on the nature of the award and, specifically, whether it is intended to compensate you for physical injuries or illnesses. Personal Injury Compensation that Is Not Taxable Whether a personal injury settlement is taxable will depend on the nature [...]

By |2017-01-10T09:13:13-08:00October 15th, 2015|Personal Injuries, Personal Injury FAQs, Portland Personal Injury Lawyers|Comments Off on Is My Personal Injury Settlement Taxable?

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