A Settlement in a Class-Action Lawsuit

Yellowstone County District Judge approved $3.45 million settlement (Read More Here)

What To Do If Sexually Assaulted in an Uber?

The last thing that anyone should ever have to experience is a sexual assault occurring in an Uber vehicle. Uber touts its safety measures, but that does not change the fact that sexual assaults have occurred inside their vehicles. If you or somebody you love has been sexually assaulted in an Uber vehicle, there are… read more

Do I Need to Report a Car Accident to the DMV in Montana?

Getting into a car accident can be a terrifying experience for anyone, and the aftermath can become complicated. However, there are often times when an accident is relatively minor or when nobody seems to be hurt. In these cases, those involved may consider not reporting the crash at all. However, it is important to know… read more

What Does Montana’s 1 Year Statute of Limitations Means for Sexual Abuse Claims?

Over the last few years, incidents of child sexual abuse have been highlighted in the news. Often, it is discovered that major institutions, such as the Catholic Church, Boy Scouts of America, USA Gymnastics, and more have been complicit in major coverups of child sexual abuse in their ranks. However, many victims of child sexual… read more

How Much Is The Average Compensation For Personal Injury Claims In Billings, MT

If you or somebody you love has been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of another person, you will likely have to file a Billings, MT personal injury lawsuit to recover compensation for damages. If you were in this situation, you likely want to know how much you can expect to receive in… read more

Attorney John Heenan Defends Woman Raped by On-Duty BIA Officer

When government officials abuse their positions for personal gain, they deserve to be punished. Sometimes, an abuse of power is so heinous that the perpetrators are punished both criminally and civilly. Criminal and civil cases are two separate things, though they are often closely related. Attorney John Heenan, of Heenan & Cook, PLLC, is currently… read more

John Heenan Wins $9 Million for Miles City School Victims in Sexual Abuse Case

Victims who suffered from sexual abuse often never get the justice that they deserve. We have seen time and time again in this country that’s sexual abuse is covered up, hidden from the public view. However, a recent ruling against a Montana school has shown that perpetrators of abuse can, and should, be held responsible… read more

Sex Abuse and K-12 Schools – What Should Parents Really be Looking out For?

It is every parent’s worst nightmare – that their child will be sexually abused when they go to school. Schools should be a safe place for kids to learn and enjoy time with their peers, but we know that the sexual abuse of children invades every corner of society. Many parents never thought they would… read more

Aftermath of Sexual Assault: Early Survivors Find it Difficult to Assimilate to K-12 Schools

Over the last few years, the country has been rocked with revelations of child sexual abuse taking place in what are supposed to be trusted institutions. This includes in our churches, in the Boy Scouts, at schools, in recreational activities, and more. We have spent plenty of time listening to how this sexual abuse has… read more

Medication Side Effects & Liability

Millions of Americans rely on prescription medications to keep them healthy or help them heal from an injury or illness. However, if you are injured or your condition worsens due to a medication side effect, you may wonder if you can hold someone accountable for what has happened. All medications have side effects. Just because… read more