Aug 29 2020

A Walk Down Memory Lane: Fred Poisson, Jr. Recounts a Criminal Trial in 1976

Fred Poisson, Jr. recounts his second criminal trial back in 1976. It is interesting how different things were back then… My second trial back in 1976 involved a man with a habit of drinking too much and trespassing throughout the neighborhood. I argued to the Court that Mr. H meant no harm – it was […]

Aug 25 2020

Personal Injury Claims During COVID-19: Part 2—Delays

How has COVID-19 affected personal injury insurance claims? Poisson, Poisson & Bower will provide a multi-part assessment on how COVID-19 has affected personal injury insurance claims based on our observations as personal injury attorneys practicing in North and South Carolina. COVID-19 has affected all aspects of life, and personal injury claims are no exception.  The […]

Aug 21 2020

BIG WINS THIS WEEK

Stewart Poisson and Catherine Wyatt have big wins this week! This week Catherine Wyatt received notice of two Fully Favorable decisions for her clients on Social Security Disability appeals.  Stewart Poisson co-authored a Court of Appeals brief on behalf of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice in a workers’ compensation case involving the correct method […]

Aug 17 2020

Personal Injury Claims During COVID-19: Part 1—Low Offers

How has COVID-19 affected personal injury insurance claims? Poisson, Poisson & Bower will provide a multi-part assessment on how COVID-19 has affected personal injury insurance claims based on our observations as personal injury attorneys practicing in North and South Carolina. COVID-19 has affected all aspects of life, and personal injury claims are no exception.  The […]

Jul 29 2020

Calculating the Average Weekly Wage

How Do I Know if Workers’ Compensation is Paying Me at the Correct Rate? Calculating your correct workers’ compensation rate can be hard.  We can help! Workers’ compensation benefits are supposed to be paid at a weekly rate that is based on the 52 weeks you worked prior to your injury.  There are some exceptions […]