The Law and You

The Law and You is a community service provided by The Corson & Johnson Law Firm to help people better understand the law and enable them to ask questions they might have about civil law. Have a question about a case, or the law in general? Submit it online.


Podcasts

Unsafe Products

PLAY  Riding Lawnmowers
PLAY  Adult Drugs & Childhood Poisoning

View All Unsafe Products

PLAY Pesticide Use in Playgrounds
PLAY Consumer Product Safety Law
PLAY Pesticides: Danger to Children

INSURANCE DISPUTES

PLAY  Bicycle-Car Collision: How Ryan Fought Back

PLAY  Insurance Red Tape: How Betty Won

View All Insurance Disputes

PLAY  Insurance Disputes
PLAY  Damaged Motor Vehicles

PLAY Reimbursement Obligations
PLAY Small Claims Court
PLAY Health Insurance Blues
PLAY Insurance Delays in Settling Claims
PLAY Right to Medical Records
PLAY Underinsured Motorists
PLAY Oregon’s Parity Laws
PLAY Worker’s Comp & Third Party Claim
PLAY Privacy of Records

CATASTROPHIC INJURY

PLAY  Water Safety Regulations
PLAY  Crash Notification

View All CATASTROPHIC INJURY

PLAY Brain Injury Prevention
PLAY Propane Gas Tank
PLAY Brain Injuries
PLAY Recreational Lands Immunity

TRUCK AND VEHICLE INJURY

PLAY  Truck Collision Causes Blindness

PLAY  New Hours of Service for Drivers
View All TRUCK AND VEHICLE INJURY

PLAY  Motorcycle Safety

PLAY 18 Wheelers
PLAY What to Do After an Auto Accident
PLAY Ultimate Repose
PLAY Auto Collisions
PLAY Truck Collisions

CIVIL JUSTICE SYSTEM

PLAY  Cases Create a Safer World
PLAY  Finding Recourse

View All CIVIL JUSTICE SYSTEM

PLAY Frivolous Lawsuits

PLAY Punitive Damages

PLAY Jury Service

PLAY Clients Bill of Rights

PLAY Comparative Negligence

PLAY Cases Making a Difference

PLAY Statutes of Limitations

PLAY How the Law Works

PLAY Civil Justice System

Children’s Issues

PLAY  Child Abuse Reporting
PLAY  Personal Injury Claims for Children

View All children’s issues

PLAY Pesticide Use in Playgrounds

Senior issues

PLAY  No Excuse for Elder Abuse
PLAY  Elder Abuse Reporting

View All Senior Issues

PLAY  Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Pamphlets

How the Law Works

The more insight we can provide into the workings of the system, the better prepared our clients are for the challenges of the legal process that will face them. view pdf

Choosing the Right Attorney For Your Case

A personal injury attorney will then be able to help you to determine if you have a case and what will be needed to win. view pdf

Finding a Personal Injury Attorney

Beware of television, radio, internet and Yellow Page ads that overpromise the results an attorney can deliver. view pdf

Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Centers

Neglect and abuse of nursing home residents is all too common. In Oregon, there is a backlog of 1200 complaints against nursing homes. view pdf

What Insurance Companies Don’t Want You to Know

Insurance companies deny claims because they bet the injured person will take what is offered and walk away. view pdf