Category: Legal Updates

Have you tried using ChatGPT?  Here in Rhode Island, we have been fielding some calls about artificial intelligence.  I thought it would be helpful today to explain this new technology.  As to personal injury law, while ChatGPT may help provide … Continue reading

Do you know that there are important time deadlines that relate to your personal injury case? Whether in Rhode Island or Massachusetts, where we practice personal injury law such as car and bike accidents, and slip and fall injuries, these … Continue reading

On August 10, 2022, the President enacted a new law that gives military veterans and others around Camp Lejeune the right to compensation for harm caused by water contamination. Here at Bottaro Law, we are proud to be accepting these … Continue reading

RI Supreme Court Ethics Opinion Affects RI Personal Injury Settlements

Personal injury lawyers throughout Rhode Island should know about a recent RI Supreme Court ethics opinion that will affect their future settlement agreements. At the Bottaro Law Firm, LLC, we represent personal injury claimants, and so in today’s blog, let’s analyze … Continue reading

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Here at the Bottaro Law Firm, LLC, we are proud to announce that once again, firm founder Mike Bottaro has been selected as a “Rhode Island Super Lawyer.” Super Lawyers is an independent rating service that selects outstanding lawyers in … Continue reading

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Sunday marks the return of Tom Brady to New England. Are you getting as emotional about it as I am? There is a fascinating new book out this week that details the relationship between Tom Brady, Bill Belichick, and Robert … Continue reading


Did you know that the Rhode Island Supreme Court recently issued a decision affecting premises liability cases?  If you have a slip and fall case, today’s blog is worth checking out! Rhode Island Slip And Fall Case On Icy Sidewalk … Continue reading

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Do you know what “comparative negligence” means to your RI personal injury case? This is Attorney Mike Bottaro today blogging about a concept that is important if you have a personal injury legal case in Rhode Island. What is Rhode … Continue reading


A new bill looking to legalize the recreational use of marijuana is being introduced in Rhode Island. In today’s blog, I will explore how this bill’s passage may affect your personal injury claim. What Happens If I Suffer Personal Injuries In … Continue reading

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Did you know that on August 28, 2020, the Rhode Island Superior Court issued a new Order updating its prior COVID 19 orders? As a personal injury attorney who regularly appears in our superior courts, this Order (named “Administrative Order 2020-08”) … Continue reading