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Suing a Business in Florida for the Wrongful Death of an Employee: Can it be Done?

When can a family member sue for the wrongful death of their loved one in Colorado?

A family member can usually sue for the passing of their loved one if their death was brought on by a wrongful act or negligence.1 For example, if a doctor made a mistake during a surgical procedure and the error caused an individual to suffer…
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Can wrongful death lawsuits be settled out of court in Colorado?

Wrongful death lawsuits can be settled both in and out of court. After a wrongful death lawsuit has been filed, the defendant, or person being sued is notified and given a certain amount of time to respond to the lawsuit. In some cases, it may…
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How much can a spouse in Colorado recover for loss of companionship in a wrongful death case?

There are two categories of damages that are often awarded in wrongful death cases, economic damages and non-economic damages. Economic damages might include payment for medical expenses the decedent incurred prior to their death, funeral and…
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Can a wrongful death lawsuit be filed against a property owner in Colorado?

Property owners or operators in Colorado can be sued for the wrongful death of another if they failed to exercise reasonable care and protect those who enter their premises from dangerous or hazardous conditions. In some cases, a third-party…