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June 21, 2018

It’s summertime, and that means more dogs in more places throughout the Metro area. With more dogs around, it’s a good idea to revisit how to safely interact, especially for children. This can help prevent dog bites and the potentially fatal complications that may accompany them.

According to the CDC, you can help prevent dog bites by:

  • Not approaching unfamiliar dogs
  • Never reaching out towards or touching a dog without asking
  • Not running away from or making loud noises around a dog
  • Avoiding dogs that are eating, playing with their pups, or sleeping

The CDC...

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June 08, 2018

Denver's Top Rated Personal Injury Attorneys

Once again, both Jonathan Sar and Sean Leventhal have been selected as Rising Stars by Super Lawyers®, an attorney rating and referral service that identifies and acknowledges the most effective attorneys in various categories. As we’ve previously discussed on out blog, when selecting Rising Stars, factors for consideration are:

  • Being under 40 OR having been in practice for fewer than 10 years
  • Verdicts and settlements
  • Position within the law firm
  • Transactions
  • Bar and/or professional...
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May 29, 2018

Denver Hail Damage Attorney

On May 8th of 2017, we experienced the ...

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April 05, 2018

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, a month dedicated to educating drivers about the dangers of all forms of distraction while driving. A national epidemic, 89% of Colorado drivers admit to operating a vehicle while distracted. This is an incredibly worrisome statistic.

CDOT reports that distraction is a major factor in 40 car accidents every day in Colorado, many in and around Denver. When you or someone you love suffers harm in one of these...

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March 19, 2018

Wage Theft | Denver Wage and Hour Attorneys

Have you been cheated out of overtime pay? You are not alone. Wage and hour cases have increased by an alarming 385% over the last 17 years.

If you believe your compensation has been inappropriately handled by your employer, the Denver wage and hour lawyers at Leventhal Sar LLC can help. Give us a call at 720.667.3030 to schedule a free consultation and learn more.

Do you have unpaid overtime? Have you been forced to work off the clock? Do you suspect that the way time...

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March 05, 2018

Denver Truck Accident Lawyer | Semi-Truck Fire I-70 was closed in both directions for several hours on the morning of March 4th, 2018. A collision between a semi-truck and a pickup near the I-25 exit on eastbound I-70 resulted in the semi catching fire. The driver of the semi did not survive the accident. The driver of the pickup truck fled the scene but was apprehended by authorities later in the day. According to DPS, the driver of the pickup is being charged with vehicular manslaughter. The...

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February 08, 2018

Denver Auto Accident Attorneys | Leventhal Sar LLCAccording to traffic safety statistics released by the Colorado State Patrol, there were 302 fatal auto accidents on Colorado roadways in 2017, a 12.3% increase over 2016. When fatalities from accidents involving motorcyclists, pedestrians, and cyclists are added in, that number skyrockets to 631, combining for an 11% increase over 2016.

It’s not all bad news. Auto accidents, in general, are down...

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January 24, 2018

Denver Icy Sidewalk Injury | Leventhal Sar LLC Denver city ordinance holds property owners responsible for building and maintaining sidewalks adjacent to their properties. This means, if you suffer injury after slipping and falling on an icy or snowy section of sidewalk, you may be entitled to compensation from the owner of the adjacent property. This ordinance is very seldom enforced by the city in the absence of an accident, but property owners are still responsible for injuries that result from their negligence, even if they...

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January 10, 2018

Winter Motorcycle Rides in the Denver Metro Area Living in Colorado has an abundance of perks, not the least of which are those days that push into the 60s and 70s during what would traditionally be considered the coldest time of the year.

Denver enjoys an average of 300 sunny days every year. Many of those, even during January and February, come with temperatures in the high 50s and above. Providing streets are clear of ice and snow, these are ideal motorcycle riding conditions, but what are some good options for winter...

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December 19, 2017

This winter has, so far, been fairly underwhelming when it comes to snow totals. Due to a lack of natural powder, the few runs that have been opened at some of Colorado’s most popular ski resorts are crowded, increasing risks for collision. These risks are exacerbated by the slick and sloppy conditions being created by unseasonably warm days, days that are making resort towns like Breckenridge and Aspen look less like Christmas and more like a never-ending extension of the shoulder season.

No matter if this ski season continues as is or if unexpectedly large amounts of snow begin to fall in the High Country, if you choose to hit the slopes it is vital that you practice increased caution this year. Your actions while snowboarding...

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