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Rockford, Illinois, Traffic Injury Lawyers Offer Legal Insights for Victims

When you are involved in a serious Illinois motor vehicle accident, you may wonder what a lawyer would say. Find out by visiting The Fisk & Monteleone Law Firm site. Our blog posts deal with the most common questions and topics in Illinois personal injury law. Make the right decisions in your case with help from our top Rockford personal injury blog posts.

How Vicarious Liability Can Help You Win Your Car Accident Settlement

When you suffer an injury in a car accident, you may benefit by filing a personal injury claim against the negligent party. What does vicarious liability mean, and how can you win your accident case? Find important information below, then speak to our Rockford car accident lawyers at Fisk & Monteleone about more details. Vicarious Liability Ove... Read more ...

Personal Injury Cases With Highest Payouts

Personal injury settlements and verdicts come in all sizes. One estimate is that the average personal injury settlement is $52,000, but most are between $3,000 and $75,000. However, personal injury cases can have multi-million-dollar or more settlements when there is a severe injury or death. Below are the highest recent payouts in various personal... Read more ...

How Common Is Nursing Home Neglect In Illinois?

More than 1,200 nursing homes are in Illinois and offer care to at least 100,000 residents of the state. While most nursing homes offer quality care, sometimes, nursing home neglect and abuse happen. If you or a loved one is in a Rockford, Illinois nursing home, you may wonder what to do if there is nursing home neglect or abuse. Our nursing home n... Read more ...

How To Identify And Avoid Black Ice

Car accidents can happen anytime, but winter is hazardous because of ice, snow, and rain. As the weather chills, black ice can become a hazardous driving condition. Fortunately, you can learn how to identify and avoid black ice, as highlighted below. If you are injured in a car accident that someone else caused, speak to a car accident lawyer in Ro... Read more ...

How Is Medical Malpractice Proven?

Thousands of patients daily rely on their medical professionals to give them the treatments they need. Whether the treatment is surgery, drug therapy, or recommending diagnostic tests, we need our doctors to do their jobs well to keep us safe. Unfortunately, sometimes medical professionals do their jobs poorly, and patients suffer severe injuries. ... Read more ...

David Monteleone Writes Brief on Behalf of Illinois Supreme Court

Attorney David Monteleone wrote a brief on behalf of the Illinois Supreme Court which was filed in early December 2022. The brief covers the level of proof a victim of medical malpractice has to show in order to convert a respondent in discovery into a defendant. Illinois law allows a victim of medical malpractice to designate a doctor as a respond... Read more ...

How Difficult Is It To Prove Product Liability Claims?

Every year, thousands of people in the United States are hurt by defective products. If that happens to you, a product liability lawsuit could be necessary to compensate for your losses and injuries. Talk to a Boone County product defect lawyer to find out if you have a case. With our help, we will fight for your rights and get you the compensation... Read more ...

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