Glossary of Legal Terms
Below is a glossary of commonly used legal terms, which often appear in personal injury lawsuits as well as other legal events.
A lawsuit involves many components which need to be considered before the success of the case can be determined. Proving negligence is far more complicated than it may seem. You can help your lawyer prove you were harmed by negligence by filling out our short form and taking advantage of our free legal review.
When considering a negligence cause of action there are six primary elements which need to be viewed and covered thoroughly:
Negligence & Remoteness How does "remoteness" apply to a negligence lawsuit?
The legal definition of remoteness in a negligence lawsuit
Causation Free information from our lawyers about causation in a lawsuit
Causation in a lawsuit: Who is responsbile for your injuries?
What is the first step? Want to find a lawyer? Answers to frequently asked questions.
Frequently asked questions on how to find a lawyer, file a lawsuit.