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If you have started thinking about the management and disposition of your estate, you are likely wondering whether you need to create a will or a trust. 
Every surgery, big or small, involves some level of risk, and there are chances that a patient goes into surgery to resolve an issue and comes out further injured.
After losing a loved one, there are a lot of logistics, legalities, and transactions to consider. Even if the deceased left behind a detailed will or made a host of arrangements in advance, settling their estate can be challenging. Thankfully, you don’t have to do it alone.
Ball Eggleston is pleased to announce that its counsel Joseph T. Bumbleburg has been reappointed to his 23rd term as department Judge Advocate of its Indiana Department of the American Legion.
Ball Eggleston is pleased to report that Counsel to the firm Joseph Bumbleburg presented a class to Purdue Students in the Agriculture School, Department of Agronomy on the role of a lawyer in land use matters. Faculty member for…
Motorcycle accidents are almost always devastating for the riders and their loved ones. In 2019 alone, more than 5,000 motorcyclists died in traffic crashes. What’s more, those who are fortunate enough to survive such wrecks typically sustain devastating injuries that have lifelong repercussions.
Like other kinds of tort actions, most medical malpractice claims are settled. As long as the victim presents sufficient evidence of both liability and damages, the provider’s insurance carrier is usually willing to negotiate. If you’re wondering what that process looks like, read on.
Suing a medical provider or health care institution is inherently challenging. Those in the medical field actually anticipate litigation and take measures to protect themselves long before they’re ever named in an action. In…
Shielding your company from litigation starts during the onboarding process. In addition to the tax-related documents that you’re required to distribute by law, it’s wise to give your employees some version of the following: 1.…
It is with great pride that we announce that Joseph Bumbleburg has been recognized by his peers for his continued professional excellence in the 28th Edition of the Best Lawyers in America for his work in mediation. Thank you, Joe,…
If you’ve decided to end your marriage, telling your children will probably be one of the hardest steps in the whole process. While they’ll likely be upset, there are ways to soften the news so it’s not as devastating — or…
Since legal proceedings are ultimately unpredictable, there’s no way to guarantee any given tort claim will yield a satisfactory settlement or favorable verdict. You can, however, take steps to give your personal injury action a…
If you’ve decided to start estate planning, you’re probably the kind of person who likes to prepare for all eventualities. And as long as that’s the case, you’re going to want to create both a living will and a last…
Ball Eggleston PC, Lafayette, Indiana, is pleased to report that Counsel to the firm Joseph T. Bumbleburg, has been reappointed to his 22nd term as Judge Advocate to the Indiana Department of the American Legion at its 102nd…
Every successful truck accident claim is backed by lots of significant evidence. Injured parties must prove both liability and damages in order to recover compensation for their losses. If you were hurt in a large truck crash and…
If you have any minor children, it’s wise to name a guardian in your estate plan. Should something happen to both you and your spouse, the guardian will step in and take care of your kids until they reach adulthood. Because the…
If you intend to take action against a negligent health care provider or facility, you’re probably wondering whether you need legal counsel. While it’s possible to go up against the opposing party alone, it’s generally advisable to…
Despite road rules and regulations designed to keep them safe, bicyclists face many dangers while navigating busy streets. Examples include poor road conditions and aggressive drivers, both of which increase their chances of being…
Our office received notice of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s program to reimburse for COVID-19 Funeral charges and we wanted to insure others are aware of this program. For more information, click on the following…
PRESS RELEASE Ball Eggleston PC are pleased to report that Counsel to the firm, Joseph T. Bumbleburg, has continued his annual visit to Dr. Gary Steinhardt’s class at Purdue and presented lecture on zoning and land use history…