Blog Posts in February, 2014

Case Results: OVI with .127 Test Gets Reduced to Reckless Operation

Our client (T.H.) was charged with an OVI under Ohio Revised Code Section 4511.19. On or about January 26, 2014, an Ohio Highway Patrol Officer pulled him over for speeding, 48 in a 35 mph zone. The ...
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Case Results: Petition for Stalking Protection Order Dismissed

Our client was served with a Petition for a Stalking Protection Order in Montgomery County Common Pleas Court. Our client was accused of making threats of harm with a sexual motivation against the ...
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How Do I Pay for My Medical Treatment?

Ultimately, the at-fault party's insurance company is responsible to pay your medical bills. However, many insurance companies will not pay anything on your claim until a settlement is reached. In ...
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Where Do I Go for Treatment for My Injuries?

If you are experiencing pain at the scene of the accident, you should get treatment from the ambulance or EMS personnel at the scene. Describe your symptoms as accurately as possible. If no ambulance ...
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How Do I Get a Rental Car & Who Pays for It?

The at-fault party's insurance company should provide you with a rental car for the time it takes to repair your vehicle. If your vehicle is deemed to be a total loss, the insurance company will ...
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How is Fair Market Value of a Vehicle Determined?

The insurance company will try to find vehicles comparable to the vehicle you owned and determine the price at which these vehicles sold on the open market. There are resources on the Internet that ...
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Your Car Was Damaged in an Accident. What Do You Do?

The first thing you should do is to report the incident to your own insurance company immediately. It sometimes takes a while for the other driver's insurance company to complete an initial ...
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Nicholas G. Gounaris Selected for List of Top Rated Lawyers

The legal team at Gounaris Abboud, LPA is proud to announce that our very own Nicholas G. Gounaris was recently selected for inclusion on the 2014 list of "Top Rated Attorneys in ...
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