If you suffered harm in a Georgia parking lot either because of a crime committed against you or because of an accident, you have the right to seek financial compensation through a civil claim. However, it can be difficult to prove these claims, and many victims of parking lot accidents may feel unsure if they have a valid claim.
Taking a vacation may be a highlight of your year. You may plan, anticipate and mark the days off your calendar until the time to travel arrives. You may have various activities planned, but one of your main relaxation goals relates to lounging poolside at your hotel and taking laps when you need to cool off.
If you have stuck with your New Year's resolutions to this point, you must feel very proud of yourself. Making a plan to get healthy is difficult in a world where bad eating habits and a sedentary lifestyle threaten to sabotage your every effort. Therefore, you have avoided food triggers, given up sugary drinks and joined one of the many gyms in Georgia. Things were going well, and you may have noticed some changes in your body and your frame of mind.
Whether you always dreamed of owning your own business or you came into it through a family inheritance, you take pride in the work you do, the service you provide or the product you sell. You may be wildly successful or getting by year to year, but you have a loyal customer base and dependable vendors or contractors.
It's probably safe to assume that you opened your Georgia business to make a profit. You provide goods, services or both for a fee, and you expect that your customers and clients will make the required payments. That seems simple enough, but at some point, you find yourself dealing with a customer who failed to pay, paid with a fraudulent credit card or bounced a check.
Atlanta is home to one of the busiest airports in the world. It takes a lot of work and effort by airport owners and staff to keep things running smoothly and ensure all facilities are safe for those who enter airport property. Unfortunately, accidents happen and people get hurt. If you or a loved one has suffered injuries while on airport property, you may have legal options.
When you opened your business, you expected to provide goods and services in exchange for money. You understood that you may need to provide your goods or services before receiving all or a portion of the agreed upon payment. What you did not agree to is not getting paid.
A dog attack or a bite from any type of animal can be traumatic. If you experienced physical and emotional injuries from a dog bite, you may be feeling overwhelmed, confused and unsure of what you should do next. It is possible that you could have grounds to seek financial compensation, and you may be able to name the dog owner or property owner in a civil claim.
Often, your car is safer in a store parking lot than you are. If you are like many Georgia residents, you may not pay close attention to your surroundings as you enter or leave the store. You may be searching for your keys, talking on your phone or otherwise distracted.
Your customer hasn't paid you. It's more than annoying; it may be financially ruinous. Trying to get customers to pay what they owe you may be one of the most frustrating parts of running a business, and you probably wish there were some ways to avoid it.