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Ozempic and Related Drugs Lawsuit to be heard by Federal Judge in Pennsylvania

Dozens of lawsuits over Ozempic and related drugs will be sent to a federal judge in Philadelphia, PA. Those drugs, historically prescribed for type 2 diabetes have recently gained in popularity as an off-label weight loss drug. There are predictions that the courts can see over 10,000 lawsuits related to glucagon-like peptide-1, or GLP-1 receptor agonists, including Ozempic, Wegovy, Trulicity [...]

By |2024-02-22T15:24:00+00:00February 22nd, 2024|Categories: medical malpractice, prescription drugs|0 Comments

After an Automobile Accident

Statistically, the average driver will be involved in four accidents during his or her lifetime. You never know when an accident might happen.  One way to prepare is to keep an “accident kit” in your car. Recommended items include an accident checklist, flashlight, and a set of cones or warning triangles. Print this checklist for your reference and keep it [...]

By |2024-02-05T19:57:03+00:00February 5th, 2024|Categories: Motor Vehicle Accidents|0 Comments

Top 5 Considerations When Hiring a Lawyer

In situations involving simple tasks, individuals or companies may choose to handle small matters on their own.  However, in more complicated matters, hiring a law firm that has a thorough understanding of the law and legal procedures is essential to achieving justice. That makes the services of an attorney indispensable.  So how do you find an attorney best suited for [...]

By |2024-01-16T16:53:29+00:00January 16th, 2024|Categories: legal advice|0 Comments

Stay Safe on Snowy Roads: Winter Driving Tips from Comitz Law

As the snow begins to blanket the scenic landscapes of Pennsylvania, winter driving demands extra caution and preparation. While the serene snowfall can be enchanting, it harbors potential dangers for motorists. Each year, we assist numerous clients involved in winter-related accidents. To minimize risks, we've compiled a few essential winter driving tips. Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter Before the heavy [...]

By |2024-01-02T18:13:01+00:00January 2nd, 2024|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Safeguarding Against Low-Tech Fraud: Practical Tips for Personal Protection

In an age dominated by technological advancements, low-tech fraud remains a persistent threat that can impact individuals across various aspects of their lives. While high-tech crimes often grab the headlines, it's crucial to recognize and protect ourselves from the more traditional forms of fraud that exploit human vulnerabilities. This article provides practical tips on how to safeguard against low-tech fraud, [...]

By |2023-12-15T18:40:30+00:00December 15th, 2023|Categories: fraud|0 Comments

Pennsylvania’s “Move Over” Law

Every day in the United States there are – on average – over 12,000 “roadway incident responses”. Each incident can expose responders to the potential risk of being struck by drivers who are not paying attention to their surroundings. Among causes of law enforcement deaths over a 10-year period, “struck-by vehicle” ranked 4th highest category out of 20 categories. Forty-five [...]

By |2023-12-01T18:15:31+00:00December 1st, 2023|Categories: Motor Vehicle Accidents, truck accidents|0 Comments

Hiring an Estate Planning & Administration Lawyer

Every area of the law abounds with issues which require specialized knowledge of the law and of the court system. It’s easy for most individuals to get lost in a maze of complex procedures and legal terms. A trusting relationship between a law firm and client is essential. The team at Comitz Law answers questions, calms fears, and understands our [...]

By |2023-11-17T15:50:35+00:00November 17th, 2023|Categories: estate planning, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How a Promise Becomes Legally Binding

Promises, it is said, are made to be broken.  Absent a valid contract, a broken promise does not typically provide grounds for a lawsuit. However, under certain circumstances, the legal doctrine of detrimental reliance may provide a remedy. Detrimental reliance occurs when a party is reasonably induced to rely on a promise made by another party. In many states, a [...]

By |2023-11-01T14:03:50+00:00November 1st, 2023|Categories: detrimental reliance|0 Comments

What Is a Tort?

Tort. The term derives from the Latin, tortum, meaning “something twisted, or crooked.” If someone has wronged you, tort law might provide a way to set things straight. A tort is a civil wrong that causes a claimant to suffer loss or harm, resulting in legal liability for the tortfeasor – the person who commits the tortious act. The wrongs [...]

By |2023-10-16T18:22:18+00:00October 16th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Estate Administration: Debt After Death

Distributing estate assets to heirs and beneficiaries is one the most well-known roles of a personal representative. Before this duty can be carried out, the personal representative must ensure that the estate’s debts are paid off using estate assets.   Who Pays the Debt of a Decedent? When a person passes away with debt, the estate is typically liable to [...]

By |2023-10-09T18:32:03+00:00October 9th, 2023|Categories: estate planning|0 Comments
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