Blog Posts in 2016

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  • Montana’s Laws on Distracted Driving and Cell Phones
    Montana’s Laws on Distracted Driving and Cell Phones

    Each year in Montana, hundreds of people are seriously injured in auto and trucking accidents as a direct result of distracted drivers who talk and/or text on their cell phones. This has become such a ...

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  • Montana Supreme Court Stops Insurer from Subrogating Against Injured Worker’s Settlement Obtained by Hoyt and Blewett
    Montana Supreme Court Stops Insurer from Subrogating Against Injured Worker’s Settlement Obtained by Hoyt and Blewett

    In a very important decision for workers injured in Montana, the Montana Supreme Court in the case Talbot v. Cudd, 2016 MT 247 , reaffirmed the rights of injured workers to be made whole before ...

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  • Hoyt and Blewett Recognized for Work on Health Insurance Class Action Settlement
    Hoyt and Blewett Recognized for Work on Health Insurance Class Action Settlement

    The Great Falls Tribune recently published a letter of thanks from Kayre Chatellier , executive director of the Cascade County Law Clinic, to Anders Blewett and Alexander (Zander) Blewett III from ...

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  • Common Truck Accidents in Montana
    Common Truck Accidents in Montana

    Time is money to most commercial trucking companies. This mentality forces their drivers to be on the road longer and make their shipments faster. In order for drivers to meet their quotas, many times ...

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  • Exploring Product Liability in Montana
    Exploring Product Liability in Montana

    According to the FDA website , there have been over 50 product recalls, market withdrawals, and safety alerts made by companies in May of 2016 alone. Companies in the United States are being held ...

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  • Personal Injury Claims in Montana
    Personal Injury Claims in Montana

    Nearly everyone in Montana knows a friend, relative, co-worker or acquaintance who has suffered some sort of personal injury in a car or trucking accident, on a worksite, on the premises of a ...

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