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Thomas McCutcheon

Do your homework before hiring a lawyer

January 11, 2017

  Q:        I was in a car wreck last January.  I was hurt and missed two weeks from work.  The insurance company for the person that caused the wreck has offered to pay my medical bills but won’t pay my time off from work and I had to borrow money from my brother to get […]


Do your homework before hiring a lawyer

January 8, 2017

Q:        I was in a car wreck last January.  I was hurt and missed two weeks from work.  The insurance company for the person that caused the wreck has offered to pay my medical bills but won’t pay my time off from work and I had to borrow money from my brother to get by.  […]


Tort Law

January 4, 2017

Included under the law of tort are miscellaneous civil wrongs, ranging from simple, direct interferences with the person such as assault, battery, false imprisonment, or injury in an accident.  Tort law also involves damage to property, as in the case of trespass or conversion, and includes intangible interests such as reputation as thought of with […]


Tort Law

January 1, 2017

Included under the law of tort are miscellaneous civil wrongs, ranging from simple, direct interferences with the person such as assault, battery, false imprisonment, or injury in an accident.  Tort law also involves damage to property, as in the case of trespass or conversion, and includes intangible interests such as reputation as thought of with […]


McCutcheon & Hamner

December 28, 2016

Tom McCutccheon Over the next several weeks I am going to write a series of articles that cover several areas of the law in a little more depth and with points of law that I believe will be helpful, sort of a “people’s law school”. The first area of law I will discuss is the […]


McCutcheon & Hamner

December 25, 2016

Over the next several weeks I am going to write a series of articles that cover several areas of the law in a little more depth and with points of law that I believe will be helpful, sort of a “people’s law school”. The first area of law I will discuss is the law of […]


Gap Coverage

December 21, 2016

Tom McCutcheon The value of a car and how much is owed for the car is by no means the same. People are always disappointed with the value that an insurance company puts on their car after a wreck. Insurance companies have a lot of resources to come to a price. It is generally not […]


Gap Coverage

December 18, 2016

The value of a car and how much is owed for the car is by no means the same. People are always disappointed with the value that an insurance company puts on their car after a wreck. Insurance companies have a lot of resources to come to a price. It is generally not worth paying […]


Do courts still award alimony?

December 14, 2016

Q:        I am going through a divorce after 12 years of marriage and my soon to be ex-wife wants alimony.  Do courts still award alimony? David Florence, Alabama   A:        The bar says lawyers can’t claim to be a specialist in a particular area of the law but the reality is that lawyers […]


Do courts still award alimony?

December 11, 2016

Q:        I am going through a divorce after 12 years of marriage and my soon to be ex-wife wants alimony.  Do courts still award alimony? David Florence, Alabama   A:        The bar says lawyers can’t claim to be a specialist in a particular area of the law but the reality is that lawyers […]


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