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Steven J. Klearman

New Traffic Laws In Reno Take Effect

Multitasking at the wheel can now cost Reno drivers a hefty new fine. Starting on August 8 officers will be able to stop and ticket drivers that are observed putting on makeup, reading, or eating etc. – essentially any activity […]

Steven J. Klearman

Nevada Supreme Court Clarifies Voir Dire Issue and Reinforces Collateral Source

In the important new case of Khoury v. Seastrand, 132 Nev., Advance Opinion 52, filed (yesterday) on July 28, 2016, the Nevada Supreme Court held that attorneys can ask jurors questions concerning specific verdict amounts to determine potential bias or […]

Steven J. Klearman

How Much Is My Auto Accident Case Worth?

If you have been injured in a car accident and plan to file a lawsuit to seek damages, you are probably wondering how much your case is worth. But, there is no definite answer as there are several different factors […]

Steven J. Klearman

Uber Works with Nevada DPS to Prevent Drunk Driving Over July 4th Weekend

The 4th of July is a loved holiday for many reasons, including fireworks and celebrating with friends and family, but, all too often festivities turn tragic due to drunk-driving crashes. In July 2014, the latest stats available, over the 4th […]

Steven J. Klearman

April Is National Distracted Driving Month

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and intends to draw attention to this epidemic. Distracted driving is a dangerous epidemic on America’s roadways. In 2014, 3,179 people were killed in distracted driving crashes, according to Distraction.gov. In the month of […]

Steven J. Klearman

Canadian Probe Leads To Toyota SUV Recall

An investigation by Canadian safety regulators, into a crash that killed two people, has prompted a massive recall of nearly 2.9 million Toyota SUVs, according to U.S. government documents recently released. Toyota recently announced a recall because the rear seat […]

Steven J. Klearman

Lawsuit Against Volkswagen Over Emissions

A federal lawsuit has been filed against Volkswagen for its use of a “defeat device” intended to fool U.S. regulators. The auto giant acknowledges that millions of its diesel cars worldwide relied on a ruse to escape emissions controls. The […]

Steven J. Klearman

Feb. Overview of Distracted Driving Tickets in Reno-Sparks

One Text or Call Could Wreck It All. In early February, an estimated 200 people in the Reno-Sparks area were cited for distracted driving during a special enforcement effort to raise awareness about distracted driving which was led by the […]

Steven J. Klearman

Pedestrian vs. Vehicle Crashes: Ongoing Problem in Reno

In the past three months there have been three fatal crashes involving pedestrians in Reno. It is an issue that Reno Police have brought to the attention of the city council. During the presentation, Police highlighted that there have been […]

Steven J. Klearman

Safety Tips For Holiday Travel

Statistics show that during the holidays there is a spike in car accidents. Forty-one percent of all accidents involving a fatality occurred on New Year’s while 38 percent occurred on Christmas. If you have plans to travel during this time […]