Workers’ compensation is a form of insurance providing wage replacement and medical benefits to employees injured in the course of employment in exchange for mandatory relinquishment of the employee’s right to sue their employer for the tort of negligence.
Typical Nebraska criminal defense lawyers take a wait-and-see approach, however we believe there is no time to waste. By getting to work immediately, often we can locate favorable defense evidence and witnesses, and get a “head start” towards defending or defeating the charges.
When two or more parties become embroiled in a legal dispute seeking money or another specific performance rather than criminal sanctions, civil litigation is the result. They must instead head to the courtroom for trial so a judge or jury can decide the matter.