Focus Group participants are needed for Saturday, December 3, 10:00 a.m. to noon at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel, 700 Lackawanna Avenue, Scranton, to preview an upcoming court case. Participants will receive $40. Light refreshments provided. All backgrounds are encouraged to apply. More details will be provided if chosen. If interested, please complete the survey.
The 2016 list was just announced, and Attorney Comitz has once again received the Pennsylvania Rising Stars Super Lawyers 2016 award for Personal Injury General: Plantiff, marking the 7th time he's earned this recognition. Super Lawyers only selects 2.5% of licensed active attorneys in the state as Rising Stars making this a huge accolade. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations [...]
On March 4, Attorney Comitz attended Dallas High School's Spring Career Fair as a panelist. The fair was open to students grades 9-12. During the event, local business professionals provided students with information about their respective careers. Each student was provided time to ask panelists questions, such as: What school subjects are used in this job? What can I do [...]
Attorney Jeremy Weinstock has joined Comitz Law and will specialize in all aspects of the firm’s civil and commercial litigation practice. A Northeast PA native and graduate of Dallas High School and Wilkes University, Attorney Weinstock received his law degree from Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is admitted to practice before the [...]
Attorney Comitz has been named a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Established in 1993, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum (which includes the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum) is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. There are over [...]
BEWARE! Pennsylvania Drivers Involved In Accidents In New Jersey May Be Subject To New Jersey’s “Verbal Threshold”
BEWARE! Pennsylvania drivers involved in accidents in New Jersey may be subject to New Jersey’s “verbal threshold” (which is the equivalent of the “limited tort option” in Pennsylvania), even if they selected the “full tort option” when they purchased their Pennsylvania insurance policies. Under New Jersey’s Deemer Statute, N.J.S.A. 17:28-1.4, which applies to out-of-state drivers who are injured in accidents [...]
Finding that Dr. Dean M. Clerico of Valley ENT Sinus and Allergy in Forty Fort, PA failed to inform his patient of the risks associated with correcting her deviated septum, a Luzerne County jury found for Plaintiff, Jane Clements Smith, on the issue of lack of informed consent. The Plaintiff was represented by Attorney Jonathan Comitz. The Plaintiff had claimed [...]
Comitz Law Firm is proud to announce that our office will be relocating to downtown Wilkes-Barre in April 2014. Construction is underway at our new location – the former Martz terminal at 46 Public Square. With King’s College recently purchasing the former Ramada Inn, we’re excited to be moving in next door - part of the revitalized downtown at a [...]
Teen driver fatalities were up 19 percent for the first six months of 2012 compared to the same period in 2011, according to a new study. Reed the full article here.
Pennsylvania’s Yellow Dot Program - a cooperative effort among PennDOT, Health and Aging; the Pennsylvania State Police, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission and First Responders and local law enforcement - was created to assist citizens in the “golden hour” of emergency care following a traffic accident when they may not be able to communicate their needs themselves. Placing a yellow dot [...]