Tag Archive: Law Offices of Peter Miller

What is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)?

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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is an act passed by Congress in 1996 and affects everyone who receives healthcare. It contains the following main provisions. Protection for keeping your and your family’s health insurance, in the event…
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5 things to know about personal injury cases involving children

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When children are involved in personal injury accidents, the law sensibly assumes that because of their age, they are not capable of making their own decisions about their person. As a result, there are special rules and procedures concerning compensation…
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NFL football home games cause increase in car accident insurance claims

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With football season fast approaching, I thought it might be interesting to research how football games affect the rate of motor vehicle accidents. In December of 2014, the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI) conducted research to evaluate the relationship between…
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Motorcycles and personal injury cases

Motorcyle and auto accident

Motorcycles are the perfect ride for those seeking the freedom it gives, experiencing a ride without doors and windows, and for those looking for a more fuel-efficient mode of transportation. Statistics shows that motorcyclists are 27 times more likely to…
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What are your legal rights if you are injured while on vacation?

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Vacations are something everyone looks forward to, as it is a time for relaxing and having fun. It’s not pleasant to even think about it, but do you know your legal rights should you be injured while on vacation? You…
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8 interesting law enforcement facts

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Recently, I was researching the Internet for some legal precedents for a case I am working on when I happened to come across an article about some interesting law enforcement facts. I thought I’d share some of them with you….
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What are Arkansas’ auto insurance requirements?

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Every state in the union has laws relating to automobile insurance, but those laws vary from state to state. This article is to specify what the auto insurance requirements are for Arkansas. Liability Insurance If you own a car in…
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Tips on how to keep the aging baby boomer drivers safe on the road

Older woman driver

Baby boomers are aging to the tune of 10,000 of us turning 65 every single day! Many of us are still driving (including me), and intend to keep driving for quite a while. How then, can we keep aging baby…
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12 unusual international laws you may need to be aware of when traveling

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When traveling for the first time to a foreign country, not only is the culture different than what you are accustomed to, but so are the laws. Here are a few unusual international laws you may need to be aware…
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What does it mean to be deposed, and what is the deposition process?

Video camera recording deposition

To “depose” is to testify as a witness under oath giving out-of-court testimony that may be used by either side in a lawsuit. During a normal deposition, usually only the witness (deponent), interested parties’ attorneys, and a qualified person to…
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