August 4, 2016

Brain Injuries and Fighting for Justice

Posted By: Ward Black Law

Your brain is amazing. It houses your memories, helps you make quick decisions in trying situations, drives your creativity, and is uniquely yours. No other brain functions the way yours does. It makes you who you are.

So, what happens once your powerhouse, the largest organ in your body, is compromised due to a car accident or another traumatic event? Read More


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July 25, 2016

Meet Our Team: Workers’ Compensation Attorney Camille Payton

Posted By: Ward Black Law

0001_D3H_9106_FEWhile Camille Payton’s job title may be workers’ compensation attorney, she considers herself an advocate — a knowledgeable and powerful voice for those who have been hurt in workplaces across North Carolina.

From representing hundreds of clients to co-authoring the Workers’ Compensation Forms Manual, her skills are a culmination of a 23-year career, taking up the cases of injured people in their time of need. Read More


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July 19, 2016

The Hidden Dangers of Service: Mesothelioma and the Military

Posted By: Ward Black Law

Serving in the armed forces comes with substantial risk — even decades after retirement. Thousands of veterans have developed mesothelioma as a result of their asbestos exposure in the military, and millions more still face this threat. If you served your country in the Navy, Coast Guard, Army, Marines, or Air Force between the 1930s and 1980s, don’t ignore the early warning signs of this deadly disease. Read More


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July 6, 2016

A Free Resource for Surviving Your Workers’ Compensation Case

Posted By: Ward Black Law

Over a million injuries happen in workplaces across America each year.

Serious back injuries are most common, but workers’ are affected by countless other accidents and illnesses at work. Because every case is unique and recovery times are different, securing workers’ compensation is a process that requires a working knowledge of your rights to payments for doctor and hospital visits, as well as lost wages. Read More


July 5, 2016

Meet Our Team: Vaccine Injury Attorney Nancy Meyers

Posted By: Ward Black Law


0050_DSC_5533_5x7cRepresenting people who have suffered vaccine injuries is more than a job for Nancy Meyers. She views her work as a calling, utilizing special training and a unique skill set to make a lasting impact on people’s lives. Nancy’s background in medicine provides the perspective needed to support families suffering through unanticipated health issues. With years of experience, she has secured millions of dollars in compensation for victims of vaccine injury.
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June 29, 2016

6 Questions About Moving Forward with Your Xarelto Case

Posted By: Ward Black Law

Financial Advisor Discussing Investment Plan With CoupleWhen our firm first started accepting Xarelto cases, it was early 2014 and reports of uncontrollable bleeding were just beginning to surface. Now, two years later, thousands of cases have been filed against Bayer and  Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen Pharmaceutical, the drug’s co-manufacturers, stating that Xarelto is a dangerous blood thinner which does not come with proper warning. Some claimants have been faced with financial hardship associated with ongoing medical needs. Others have lost loved ones to severe bleeding they believe was directly related to Xarelto use. If you’ve been affected by this dangerous blood thinner, here is what you need to know: Read More


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June 14, 2016

A Father’s Rights: FAQs on Child Custody

Posted By: Ward Black Law

Father and daughter in natureChild custody disputes can bring on immense stress. As a father, you genuinely want to find the best situation for your kids, but getting there is not always simple. High emotion, a lack of knowledge, and poor decision making has hurt many dads in court, causing them to lose custody completely or settle for an arrangement may not ultimately be in the children’s best interest. While your rights are equal to the mother’s in the state of North Carolina, you must act in a way that leverages and protects those rights. Consider these common questions for building a strong custody case. Read More


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June 10, 2016

Determining What Your Case is Worth

Posted By: Ward Black Law

Senior man handshake with consultant.Before pursuing your personal injury case, you may be wondering what kind of outcome you can expect. This is a fair question, but a challenging one for attorneys to answer immediately due to the unique nature of each case. Because no two injuries are the same, it is impossible to make predictions based on other cases. Read More


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April 29, 2016

Proceed With Caution: The Hidden Dangers of Acid Reducing Medications

Posted By: Ward Black Law

Disabled elderly woman visiting a dotcor for an x-rayWhile the term “proton pump inhibitors” may not ring a bell, chances are, you know someone using them. Doctors recommend and prescribe this line of drugs to everyone from babies to senior citizens for the treatment of acid-related disorders such as heartburn, reflux, stomach ulcers, and GERD. Some are available over the counter (Prilosec OTC, Prevacid 24HR, Zegerid OTC) and others require a prescription (Nexium, Dexilant, Vimovo). For many patients, the benefits outweigh the risks. Others have suffered grave consequences after taking these drugs without realizing their potential link to chronic kidney disease, as well as other side effects. Whether you know someone who was harmed by PPIs, are currently taking them yourself, or simply wondering what the headlines are all about, consider these five alarming truths about some of America’s best-selling drugs. Read More


April 25, 2016

Attorney Spotlight: Gerard Davidson Receives Habitat for Humanity Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted By: Ward Black Law

linkWard Black Law is pleased to announce that attorney Gerard Davidson was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from Habitat for Humanity’s Greensboro Affiliate in February 2016. This award recognizes years of dedication and service to Habitat for Humanity and the city of Greensboro. In addition to honoring him with the award, the organization’s Board has decided it should officially bear his name. Future recipients will be honored with the “Gerard Davidson Lifetime Achievement Award.” The legal team at Ward Black Law is proud of his accomplishments — both as part of our firm and a member of the Greensboro community.

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