THE INDIANA DRAM SHOP ACT If you have been involved in a car accident in Indiana caused by a drunk driver the person who supplied the intoxicated driver alcohol may be liable if they over-served the driver. The Indiana Dram Shop Act states that if a bar furnishes alcohol to a visibly intoxicated person then…

Attorney William “Bill” Hurst Has Again Been Named An Indiana “Super Lawyer” and Alex Limontes Has Been Named As A “Rising Star” The law firm of Mitchell Hurst Dick and McNelis, LLC is pleased to announc e that the 2015 edition of “Super Lawyers” by Thomas Reuters, will include Indianapolis Personal Injury Lawyers William “Bill”…

Avoiding Car Accidents in Winter Weather William “Bill” Hurst   Earlier this month Indianapolis got its first reminder that with winter comes icy roads. Unfortunately because the weather acted so unpredictably the roads were not treated before the ice and sleet began to fall, leading to cars sliding off the roads and into each other….

Attorney William Bill Hurst Has Been Again Listed in The 21st Edition of “Best Lawyers In America” 2015  William “Bill” Hurst Indianapolis Super Lawyer William “Bill” Hurst has again been named as one of the top personal injury lawyers in Indianapolis by “Best Lawyers”. Bill Hurst is an Indianapolis Personal Injury Lawyer who represents plaintiffs that have…

CAN I BE LIABLE IF MY MINOR CHILD CAUSES INJURIES TO ANOTHER PERSON OR CHILD? Your Indiana Lawyer: William Bill Hurst Indiana law is replete with instances where parents have been held liable for the injuries, or “damages,” caused by their children or for failing to supervise those children.   Historical Perspective      …

Can A Texter Be Liable If The Driver Receiving The Message Causes An Accident? William W. Hurst, Indiana Lawyer  Three appellate New Jersey Judges surprised phone owners everywhere Tuesday with a new message:  You don’t have to be texting and driving to get in trouble, you may be legally liable for a crash if you’re…

Attorney William Bill Hurst Has Been Again Listed in “Best Lawyers In America” 2014 William W. Hurst, Indiana Lawyer The Indianapolis Law Office of Mitchell Hurst Dick and McNelis, LLC is pleased to announce that William Bill Hurst has been again named and designated as a top personal injury lawyer in the State of Indiana…

This is for Indiana Lawyers: Where Do I File My Personal Injury Lawsuit? Your Indiana Lawyer Bill Hurst The choice of what court to bring a personal injury lawsuit in Indiana is governed by Trial Rule 75(A)-Venue. The rule gives 9 different venues that qualify as a “preferred venue” and a 10th option if (1)-(9)…

Will I Lose My Medicaid When I Settle My Indiana Personal Injury Case? Indiana Lawyer William “Bill” Hurst If you are injured in an accident and your personal injury attorney settles  your case; when you receive funds it may disqualify you from government benefit programs such as Medicaid and Supplemental Social Security Income (“SSI”).  However,…

William “Bill” Hurst Named “Super Lawyer” 2013 The law firm of Mitchell Hurst Dick and McNelis, LLC is pleased to announce that William Bill Hurst has been again named an Indianapolis Super Lawyer for 2013; and designated again as a top personal injury lawyer in the state of Indiana by “Best Lawyers in America.” William…