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Deadly wreck closes Highway 380 in McKinney

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From: http://www.fox4news.com/news/239861652-story This is horrific, tragic accident occurred yesterday just north of us in McKinney. Unfortunately, these tragedies are all too common on Texas roads. If you or a loved one have been injured in a traffic accident, then call the Law Office of Joel M. Vecchio.  We do as much as we can to take the burden of legal wranglings off of you so that you can devote your attention to healing yourself and your family. Two people were killed and several were injured in a major accident that involved an SUV,...

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Why Grammar, Especially for Lawyers, Is Important!

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From Here: http://www.cnn.com/2017/03/15/health/oxford-comma-maine-court-case-trnd/index.html If you have ever doubted the importance of the humble Oxford comma, let this supremely persnickety Maine labor dispute set you straight. A group of dairy drivers argued that they deserved overtime pay for certain tasks they had completed. The company said they did not. An appeals court sided with the drivers, saying that the guidelines themselves were made too ambiguous by, you guessed it, a lack of an Oxford comma. This is what the law says about...

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Yup, we do dog bite cases too…

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Yup, we do dog bite cases too…

Yup – we do dog bite cases too here at Vecchio’s Law-a-rama… Have a great weekend...

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TRAGIC: Racing a factor in Porsche crash that left 2 teens dead, 1 injured, Plano police say

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TRAGIC: Racing a factor in Porsche crash that left 2 teens dead, 1 injured, Plano police say

This is just heartbreaking.  Terrible and heartbreaking.  What makes it doubly worse is that these kinds of things are too common.  PLEASE talk to your kids about the dangers of racing.  It is up to us to protect our youth and keep our roads safe.   Our hearts go out to these families and we pray that no one should ever have to suffer this kind of loss.   From: http://www.dallasnews.com/news/plano/2017/03/07/racing-considered-factor-porsche-crash-left-2-teens-dead-1-injured-plano-police-say. Racing was a factor in a crash last month in Plano...

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This is why we work on contingency!

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This is why we work on contingency!

Unfortunately, this is often too true.   That is why at at our office, we only work on contingency. That way, all of our clients have an equal opportunity to pursue their...

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Useful to Know: Texas Health Offers Road Safety Courses for Motorists

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Useful to Know: Texas Health Offers Road Safety Courses for Motorists

From Plano Star Courier, Feb. 27, 2017. This is VERY important information to have.  A lot of the injuries that result from roadway accidents come about as a result of what happens after the accident.  After all, the cars and the accident victims usually are left having to get help while still in the roadway and under dangerous conditions.  Glad to see this information being made available!  You can learn more about the classes at:  www.TexasHealth.org/classes – JMV, P.C. Residents of Plano and surrounding communities now have access to...

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Using Technology in Your Plano Accident Claim

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Using Technology in Your Plano Accident Claim

When you have been injured in a Plano accident, you may be a bit overwhelmed by everything there is to do. The Law Office of Joel M. Vecchio can assist you in proving your case and getting you the compensation you deserve. We use the latest technological advances to help you win your case. The area of personal injury has been very exciting with all the technological advancements in evidence. Here are the latest ways in which you can use technology in your Plano Accident claim. Dashboard Cameras Also known as “dash cams,” these tiny recording...

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3 Facts About Plano Premises Liability Cases

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3 Facts About Plano Premises Liability Cases

When you are looking for a Plano premises liability attorney, you need to turn to the experts at Vecchio Law Firm. We are a full-service firm that gives exceptional legal services for those going through premises liability cases and more. Here are a few facts about Plan read more

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What Questions Should I Ask a Lawyer After My Car Accident?

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What Questions Should I Ask a Lawyer After My Car Accident?

When you have been injured in a car accident, you are likely overwhelmed by everything there is to do. Trying to navigate the legal system is hard enough when you are at your best, but when you are injured, it can be almost downright impossible. After your car accident, you need to call an experienced attorney as soon as possible. At the Vecchio Law Firm, we have helped countless clients resolve their car accident claim and get the compensation they deserve. Here are a few questions you should ask a lawyer after your car accident. What Is...

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Why You Should Never Talk to the Police!

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The 5th Amendment of the United States Constitution provides no person …shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself. Why not talk to the police? The following are a few reasons: There is NO way it can help. You can’t talk your way out of getting arrested. You can’t give them any information that will help you at trial. Whatever you tell them will be used against you, not to help you. If you are guilty, and even if you are innocent, you may admit guilt with no benefit in return. What is the rush? In Federal court,...

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