Author Archive for: ‘The Gagné Law Firm’

Thomas Gagne | The Gagne Difference

Can I talk about my case with others?

It’s not a good idea to talk to anyone about your case. Sure, there are people with whom you may

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Why do I need a lawyer?

If my case is compensable, why do I need a lawyer? Achieving compensability for your cases is only half the battle.

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Can I sue my employer for negligence?

Clients injured at work often ask me: in addition to my workers’ compensation benefits, may I sue my employer for

Thomas Gagne | The Gagne Difference

What does it mean that my case is noncompensable?

Noncompensability means that your workers’ compensation case has not been “accepted” by your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance carrier, for one

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Choosing the correct medical provider

It’s crucial our auto or workers’ compensation clients see and are treated by the correct medical provider, given his or

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Why insurance companies equate severity of the car wreck with personal injury

It’s absurd that most insurance companies will pay less in bodily injury compensation for “low impact” vehicle collisions – those

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Quick Tip: Obtain timely medical treatment

Obtaining timely and proper medical treatment is the cornerstone of a well-managed personal injury case and one of the most

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Quick Tip: Don’t miss your medical appointments

A common challenge that I face when representing injured clients occurs when the client fails to make her doctors’ appointments.

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If you’ve been injured at work, tell your supervisor.

One of the legal requirements or “elements” of a workers’ compensation case is “notice”. That is, Your employer has a

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Will my case go to trial?

Clients often ask me if I think their case will go to trial. Some clients are spoiling for a fight,

Thomas Gagne | The Gagne Difference

White Paper: Litigation And Hearing Preparation And Strategies

Written by Thomas M. Gagne, Esq. for The National Business Institute INTRODUCTION I want to turn your attention now to

Thomas Gagne | The Gagne Difference

White Paper: Cross Examination Techniques

Written by Thomas M. Gagne, Esq. for The National Business Institute Introduction Cross-examination is a weapon, an effective weapon if

Thomas Gagne | The Gagne Difference

White Paper: Winning Strategies and Tips in Workers’ Compensation Practice/Selected Issues

Written by Thomas M. Gagne, Esq. for The National Business Institute  INTRODUCTION Thomas Gagne has practiced workers’s compensation and personal