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Who’s at Fault for a Truck Accident?

By Clayton HasbrookJune 28, 2017

Truck accidents are often the result of negligence. But Determining fault in a truck accident can be more complicated than you might think. Semi-trucks and big rigs are usually not personal vehicles, and the driver is not always at fault. The commercial trucking companies that own or hire out the truck usually have a legal+ MORE

Will Insurance Pay for a Rental Car After an Accident?

By Clayton Hasbrook

After a car accident, you may have to deal with some major issues, like seeking medical care for your injuries. You’ll also have to deal with the other driver’s insurance company. But there is another immediate problem that many people overlook. You’ll need a temporary replacement for your damaged car. Even if you suffered minimal+ MORE

What Insurance Companies Don’t Want You to Know

By Clayton Hasbrook

Each month you pay your car insurance bill without thinking about it. When you are in a car accident, you actually expect the insurance company to be on your side. Unfortunately, that is often not the case. Here are some things to keep in mind when dealing with your insurer: Who Does the Insurance Company+ MORE

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Oklahoma?

By Clayton HasbrookMay 17, 2017

Dealing with the death of a loved one is extremely difficult. At Hasbrook & Hasbrook, our Oklahoma City wrongful death lawyers know what a traumatic experience this can be, particularly when the death occurred as a result of a preventable accident. Under Oklahoma law (Oklahoma Statutes § 12-1053), when a person’s death is caused by+ MORE

Damages in an OK Wrongful Death Lawsuit

By Clayton Hasbrook

Losing a loved one in an accident often is one of the most difficult experiences in the lives of the surviving family members. At Hasbrook & Hasbrook, know that the loss of a parent or spouse can also leave an enormous financial deficit. When a family member is killed in a tragic accident, the accident+ MORE

I Recently Moved to Oklahoma – Can I File Bankruptcy Here?

By Stephen MartinMarch 15, 2017

If you recently moved to Oklahoma and have determined that you need to file bankruptcy, there are a some stepping stones you must overcome: 180 Days Before Filing In most cases, the proper location to file a bankruptcy case is the locations where you lived for the greater part of the 180 days. If you+ MORE

I Need to File Bankruptcy But My Spouse Does Not

By Stephen MartinMarch 14, 2017

It is not unheard of for one spouse to have debt problems that don’t directly effect the other spouse. Perhaps you entered your marriage with substantial credit card debt for which your spouse is not responsible? Or you may have separate business related debt. Whatever the reason, if your spouse is not legally responsible for your debt,+ MORE

Bankruptcy Do’s and Don’ts!

By Stephen MartinMarch 10, 2017

The following do’s and don’ts should considered by any person contemplating bankruptcy. Do Provide your attorney or other petition preparer ALL information and documentation required to complete your Schedules, including your assets, debts, income and recent transfers. Accurately and completely identifying the information on your Schedules is a necessity! Failure to do so could cause+ MORE

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and the High Income Debtor

By Stephen MartinMarch 9, 2017

Most people believe that a high income will prevent them from filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. This presumption is not always true. A number of factors determine whether your income is too high, or even relevant, to your eligibility to file Chapter 7. Nature of your Debts The debtor’s income level is initially important under the+ MORE