Diminished Value (“DV”) is a term describing when a piece of property loses a portion of its value, as a result of damage.  DV is common in automobile collision cases, but it can also be applied to other valuable property, such as jewelry or artwork.    Diminished Value Defined    In personal injury cases, the Diminished Value…

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) named its winners of the 2017 Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick Plus awards.  For these awards, the IIHS tests two areas of vehicle safety, 1) crashworthiness, which is how well a vehicle protects its occupants in a crash, and 2) crash avoidance and mitigation, which is…

Read our “Collision Checklist,” learn about the perils of using driver services to transport your child, see what’s new with the firm, and much more! Click HERE for the full newsletter.

The Gore Law Firm’s Series on Driver Services (For part one, “Driver Services and Insurance, click here). For parents, transporting your children around can be vexing to your schedule.  There seems to be no shortage of doctors’ appointments, after-school activities, play dates, parties, and other obligations.  As drivers services such as Lyft and Uber have…

Jennifer Gore-Cuthbert, owner and founding attorney of The Gore Law Firm, has been recognized by Georgia Trend Magazine as “Legal Elite in Personal Injury Law.” Each year, Georgia Trend invites all Georgia lawyers to submit online nominations for those they consider the “best in their field.” Respondents cannot vote for themselves, and places on the…

December is National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention month, a time to encourage people to celebrate safely, and raise awareness about the consequences of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.  Currently, U.S. drivers have a one-in-three chance of being in an alcohol-impaired collision at some point in their lives. When a person consumes…

Read about “What to Know Before Ordering a Driver Service,” meet our new Associate Attorney, check out the new company website, learn more about Jennifer’s recent “Legal Elite in Personal Injury Law” award, and much more! Click HERE for the full newsletter.

The Gore Law Firm’s Series on Driver Services: December is a busy month for travel, with people preparing for the holidays, attending festive events, and spending extra time with friends and loved ones.  As the streets become more crowded, you might consider taking a driver service like Lyft or Uber.  But before you sit in…

The Thanksgiving holiday is one of the busiest travel times of the year, with millions of people hitting the roads, eager to spend time with friends and loved ones.  But, more people on the roadways means a higher chance of getting into a collision or other vehicle-related incident.  The Gore Law Firm wishes everyone a…

Despite driver safety campaigns and improvements in vehicle design, the rate of traffic fatalities made a sharp increase from 2014 to 2015.  That is according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). More than 35,000 people were killed in traffic-related crashes in 2015.  That is an…

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