Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

Today is Halloween, so you know what that means! Lots of candy, costumes, parties, and trick-or-treating! Gathings Law wants to remind everyone to stay safe out there tonight with a few Halloween safety tips from the American Red Cross: Plan out your trick-or-treat...
Tip Of The Week: What Is A Deposition?

Tip Of The Week: What Is A Deposition?

When you are taking legal action, you may not know what to expect going into the process. Sometimes the legal process can be confusing and the legal jargon can be difficult to understand. That’s where your lawyer should help. Your lawyer should simplify...
The Gathings Warrior

The Gathings Warrior

Looking back on childhood, anything and everything could be turned into the grandest of adventures. To a lot of kids, the ideal day involves running, climbing, and a lot of mud. That perfectly describes the childhood of Gathings Law paralegal, Allison Rice. Over the...
Too Little, Too Late

Too Little, Too Late

It is heartbreaking when I have to tell a client that the limitations period for filing suit expired before they consulted me. It is even worse when the client previously retained a less than stellar lawyer who did not recognize the liability and failed to file the...
Tip Of The Week: What Is My Duty To Preserve Evidence?

Tip Of The Week: What Is My Duty To Preserve Evidence?

When you are involved in a lawsuit, it is to your benefit to you keep anything that may be used as evidence to help your case. This includes digital records such as text messages, pictures, social media posts, and much more. In this week’s Tip Of The Week video,...
What Can A Shareholder Derivative Action Do For You?

What Can A Shareholder Derivative Action Do For You?

I finished a shareholder derivative action last week with a settlement very favorable to my client. The suit involved two corporations, which I will call corporation A and corporation B. My client was a 50% stockholder and the President of corporation A in addition to...
Tip Of The Week: Let Your Lawyer Get To Know You

Tip Of The Week: Let Your Lawyer Get To Know You

When you need a lawyer, you want someone who will represent you passionately and fight for your best interests. But how can a lawyer do that if they don’t know you? Here at Gathings Law, we take the time sit down with our clients and really get to know them so that we...
Tip Of The Week: What Do I Do If I Am Injured On The Job?

Tip Of The Week: What Do I Do If I Am Injured On The Job?

Don’t wait to report an on-the-job injury, that’s this week’s Tip of the Week from Gathings Law attorney and Senior Partner, Lloyd Gathings. Lloyd says that even if you think you might recover, you need to report it to your employer as soon as you feel any...