Monthly Archives: September 2014

Think Before You Post to Social Media!

We always hear how we should not post certain things on social media because it may affect some aspect of our life in a negative way, whether it be our job or a legal proceeding. Take for example, an ex-wife who claims a disability and is receiving maintenance has her maintenance payments cut in half…
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GET A WARRANT!!!!

The United States Supreme Court recently issued a decision regarding whether law enforcement officers are able to search a suspect's cell phone incident to arrest. "Our answer to the question of what police must do before searching a cell phone seized incident to arrest is...simple - get a warrant." The Court reasoned that allowing a…
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Another big work comp settlement!

This month the Law Office of Keith Short was able to settle a workers’ compensation claim for $193,000.00. In addition to settling the case we were able to ensure our client’s social security disability income would not be disturbed and that he had ample money set aside to cover related future medical treatment needs. If…
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Trial and Appeal wins lead to big settlement!

The Law Office of Keith Short was able to secure a $70,000.00 settlement for a client after we won the trial and the first level of appeal. The insurance company denied our claim and we prepared for trial…and won!  They appealed…we won.  They gave up and settled for an amount actually greater than the trial…
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