Torts and Personal Injury Law

Tort reform in Arkansas: a mean-spirited proposed amendment to the Constitution

Older woman praying for man in coma in a hospital bed

Definition of tort reform: Changes wanted by some interested parties to limit the ability of victims to sue or reduce damages they can receive. Medical interests are behind a proposed amendment to the Arkansas Constitution that would cap damages in…
Read more

What are torts and how do they relate to personal injury law?

Green chalkboard with words in white saying Civil Law

Today’s article is a basic lesson in civil law (as opposed to criminal law) relating to torts. “Tort” is a Latin word meaning “wrong” or “injury”. In law, tort is a civil wrong committed by someone or some organization (sometimes…
Read more

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons