1. ‘Tis the season — for personal-injury lawsuits and divorces

    ‘Tis the season — for personal-injury lawsuits and divorces

    Elizabeth Trendowski, an expert witness retained by plaintiffs and defendants in alcohol-fueled personal injury cases, agrees. She calls the period from the Wednesday before Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve to Super Bowl Sunday the “triangle” that makes for more than half of her 450 cases across the country.

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    1. Three things are guaranteed: Death, taxes and me bringing a lawsuit based on drinking on New Year's Eve.
    2. January always seems to be the time people want to start anew and start their lives over again.
    3. What's important, they're trying to do something, instead of not doing anything….Gone are the days of the roadhouse.
    4. Most people are reacting on emotion and not tactically.
    5. Something's going to go wrong and it's going to be fodder for more litigation.
    6. This tax law is the biggest change in family law since I have been practicing.
    7. It's put lawyers in a frenzy and courts in a frenzy.
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