Critical Updates for the Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Mass Torts Litigation

United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina at Raleigh

The Camp Lejeune Justice Act (CLJA) has ushered in a wave of litigation in North Carolina, with numerous mass tort cases being filed related to water contamination at the Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune. For lawyers in other states seeking experienced local counsel to navigate these burgeoning cases, understanding the landscape of the Camp Lejeune…

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Navigating Your Business’s Reputation at Google

In the digital era, your business’s online reputation plays a pivotal role in attracting customers and establishing trust. As a North Carolina business owner, it’s crucial to understand how to manage your online presence effectively, address negative feedback, and leverage platforms like Google to enhance your reputation. Handling Negative Reviews on Google Receiving negative reviews…

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When Does a Negative Google Review Constitute Defamation in North Carolina?

In today’s digital age, online reviews hold significant weight and can greatly influence a business’s reputation. A negative review of an experience an individual has with your business is generally protected speech. While negative opinions and experiences can be expressed in a review, there are certain factors that must be present for a bad Google…

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Defamation Guide for Libel & Slander in North Carolina: Part 3 – Defenses

Defenses Available in Defamation Cases If you have had a defamation case filed against you, or threatened to be filed, you should seek legal advice to determine what specific legal defenses are available. North Carolina recognizes a number of defenses and privileges for defamation cases, with the most common defenses including: The truth is an…

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Guide to Automobile Accidents in North Carolina – Part 1

What You Should Do After an Automobile Accident Car accidents occur every day. While the majority of car accidents in North Carolina do not result in serious, long-lasting injuries, a single collision has the power to change your life. If you have been involved in an automobile accident you may be concerned about medical bills,…

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Guide to Automobile Accidents in North Carolina, Part 2

See also Part 1 of the Guide to Automobile Accidents in North Carolina, “What You Should Do After An Automobile Accident” 6 Mistakes That Can Jeopardize Your Case for Injury Compensation From an Automobile Accident If you have been involved in a car accident you know that adrenalin levels can be high and disorienting. However,…

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