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THE DANGER OF DOG BITES

Dogs are wonderful.  They provided faithful, loving companionship to the individuals and families that care for them.  But even the best dogs can be dangerous because every dog has the potential to bite.  In Maricopa County, Arizona last year, there were over 5,700 reported dog bites.  For dogs, bites are a form of communication.  A… Read more

WHEN DO YOU HAVE A MEDICAL MALPRACTICE CASE?

As the office manager at Tobler Law, I talk to many people who are not sure if they have a medical malpractice case.  Here are some things to keep in mind: Medical malpractice occurs when there is negligence on the part of the medical provider or facility that results in medical treatment that falls below… Read more

EVIDENCE FOR YOUR INJURY CLAIM

As a law clerk at Tobler Law, I take photos, measurements, and talk to witnesses for many of our clients’ cases.  While we always expect to gather evidence for your personal injury claim, it is in your best interest to gather any evidence that you can reasonably obtain while at the scene of the accident… Read more

YOUR DEADLINES

After you are involved in any type of accident, family and friends are eager to give you advice.  Despite their best intentions, it is in your best interest to get a free legal evaluation from an actual lawyer at the earliest opportunity.  If you put it at the bottom of your priority list, evidence that… Read more

COMPENSATION HERE VS TAIWAN

A few weeks ago I returned to Tobler & Associates after finishing my second year of the nursing program at BYU. It is interesting for me to spend time in the hospital working with patients who have fallen or have been in motor vehicle accidents, and then to come to Tobler & Associates and to… Read more

WHAT IS LIABILITY?

At Tobler & Associates, P.C., we serve East Mesa and the Phoenix Valley in representing injured clients.  As a legal assistant, I answer many questions over the phone as people look for an attorney after they’ve been injured.  Sometimes a simple explanation of legal liability is necessary to help explain what Tobler Law can do… Read more

GET YOUR MEDICAL RECORDS

One thing that is always needed to evaluate a potential medical malpractice claim is your medical records.  If you feel malpractice has occurred you can request a copy of your medical records.  State law gives each patient the right to a copy of his/her medical records.  These can be obtained by making a request to… Read more

COVER THE GAP ON YOUR CAR

In Arizona, if you are in an auto accident auto insurance (either yours or the at-fault drivers) will pay for the cost to fix or repair your car.  Or, if your car is a total loss, the auto insurance will pay you the market value of your car.  But only the market value. Unfortunately, many… Read more

CASE LAW OF PERSONAL INJURY

In addition to being a law clerk at Tobler Law, I am a currently a law student.  While learning in both settings, I have realized that the academic world and the real world are very different. In law school, I constantly read case law, which is a court’s interpretation of statutory law.  To a law… Read more

KEEP THE TEAM UPDATED

Once you’ve retained an attorney to represent you for your personal injury case, there are a couple of ways you can assist your attorney and paralegal so your case is handled in the most efficient and expedient way possible. Here at Tobler Law, once you are done treating, your paralegal works hard to prepare a… Read more