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South Florida Personal Injury…

South Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

Comments on South Florida injury law. By Friedman, Rodman & Frank, P.A.

http://www.southfloridapersonalinjurylawyers-blog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Discovery of Adverse Medical Incidents in Florida

    Discovery of Adverse Medical Incidents in Florida
    For years, public policy in Florida allowed doctors unfettered authority. In 2004, voters approved Amendment 7, which created a constitutional right for patients to know about a health care facility or provider's adverse medical incidents,…
  • Apr 10

    Unanticipated Seizure and Florida Car Accident

    Unanticipated Seizure and Florida Car Accident
    Foreseeability plays a part in analyzing whether a defendant is responsible and should be held accountable for a plaintiff's injuries. In a recent case, Jordan Marcum, her employer and her liability insurer appealed an adverse judgment…
  • Apr 7

    Florida Supreme Court Reviews Tomahawk Case

    Florida Supreme Court Reviews Tomahawk Case
    In a recent Florida Supreme Court case, the Court reviewed an appellate opinion previously covered on this blog. In the case a man (Dennis Dorsey) brought a personal injury lawsuit for injuries after a bar fight against the man he was with at…
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GJEL Accident Attorneys' Blog

GJEL Accident Attorneys' Blog

Follow news related to safe roads in the Bay Area, California, and nationwide. By Gillin, Jacobson, Ellis & Larsen.

http://www.gjel.com/blog
  • Apr 14

    What is a Cycle Track?

    What is a Cycle Track?
    Recently we discussed the ongoing battle between California cities and Caltrans over street design, most notably cycle tracks. As it turns out, Caltrans just announced its official endorsement of the NACTO guide at last week’s Cities…
  • Apr 11

    Are motorcycle accidents treated differently than auto accidents?

    Are motorcycle accidents treated differently than auto accidents?
    Technically, motorcycle accidents and auto accidents are treated identically under the law, but as a practical matter juries are less kind and less favorable to motorcycle riders than they are to automobile drivers. And this is very often an…
  • Apr 9

    Is traffic violence sufficiently prosecuted?

    Is traffic violence sufficiently prosecuted?
    A year ago, 17 year old Hanren Chang was hit and killed by a drunk driver while crossing Sloat Boulevard in San Francisco. Hanren, a student at Lowell High School, was walking home after celebrating her birthday earlier that night. Her death…
Rank this Week: 2066

Philadelphia Personal Injury Law…

Philadelphia Personal Injury Law Blog

Covers auto law and personal injury. By Carpey Law.

http://www.carpeylaw.com/category/articles/
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Tennessee Injury Lawyer Blog

Tennessee Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers accident and injury law issues, cases and news with a focus on Tennessee. By the Higgins Firm.

http://www.tennesseelawblog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Tennessee Low-T Litigation

    Tennessee Low-T Litigation
    We are currently reviewing Low T cases in Tennessee. These cases involve clients that suffered a stroke or heart attack after receiving testosterone therapy. We recently gave an interview on these cases and you can learn more by watching it…
  • Apr 7

    Nursing Home Execs Donate Money to Arkansas Judicial Campaign

    Nursing Home Execs Donate Money to Arkansas Judicial Campaign
    According to new reports, key players in Arkansas’s nursing home industry have donated tens of thousands of dollars to a number of Arkansas judges and judicial candidates in recent months. The Arkansas Times reported that substantial…
  • Mar 31

    Recent Events Involving Nursing Home Abuse

    Recent Events Involving Nursing Home Abuse
    Nursing home abuse continues to be a problem in many states. Below is a summary of some of the recent events involving nursing home litigation that are making headlines across the country. Florida Legislation Florida legislators, led by…
Rank this Week: 801

California Injury Attorneys Blog

California Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers personal injury lawsuits, settlements and news. By Estey & Bomberger.

http://www.esteybomberger.com/blog/
  • Apr 14

    Sen. Boxer Publicly Endorses California Micra Reform

    Sen. Boxer Publicly Endorses California Micra Reform
    Sen. Boxer Publicly Endorses California Micra Reform April 11, 2014 Summary: Proponents of California’s MICRA reform have just received significant support with Sen. Barbara Boxer’s public endorsement for MICRA improvement…
  • Apr 11

    Bus Full of Students Collides with FedEx Truck, At Least 10 Lives Lost

    Bus Full of Students Collides with FedEx Truck, At Least 10 Lives Lost
    Charter Bus Full of Students Collides with FedEx Truck, Claiming At Least 10 Lives A bus packed with Los Angeles high school students en route to tour Humboldt State University collided with a FedEx freight truck in Northern California last…
  • Apr 9

    Can Medical Marijuana Help TBI Victims?

    Can Medical Marijuana Help TBI Victims?
    Can Medical Marijuana Help TBI Victims? Medical marijuana is being prescribed by doctors to treat a variety of illnesses and symptoms, including muscle spasms, nausea from chemotherapy, seizure disorders, Crohn’s disease, chronic pain,…
Rank this Week: 244

Boston Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Boston Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Boston car accidents and brain injuries. By Sheff Law.

http://www.boston-personal-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 1804

Georgia Workers' Compensation…

Georgia Workers' Compensation Lawyers Blog

Covers workers' compensation law in Georgia. By Nathaniel F. Hansford, LLC.

http://www.georgiaworkerscompensationlawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Motel Worker Claims Retaliatory Termination After Filing Workers' Compensation

    Motel Worker Claims Retaliatory Termination After Filing Workers' Compensation
    In Charleston, West Virginia, a motel worker claims he was fired in retaliation for filing for workers' compensation after being injured at work. The worker was assaulted at the motel by another employee. He filed a lawsuit after being…
  • Apr 1

    Workers Injured at Natural Gas Processing Plant

    Workers Injured at Natural Gas Processing Plant
    Five workers were injured on March 31 when an explosion shook a natural gas processing plant in the state of Washington. This blast "sparked a fire and punctured one of the facility's two giant storage tanks for liquefied natural gas." …
  • Mar 18

    Workers Injured In Chemical Accident

    Workers Injured In Chemical Accident
    At a Ford parts facility in Brownstown Township in Michigan, an accident involving chemicals injured two workers. This happened "when chemicals were added to the waste water treatment of the e-coat process and was contained to a small area.…
Rank this Week: 2553

Wilson Kehoe Winingham Blog

Wilson Kehoe Winingham Blog

Covers personal injury and medical malpractice.

http://blog.wkw.com/blog/
  • Apr 14

    Hiring the Right Personal Injury Attorney

    Hiring the Right Personal Injury Attorney
    If you’ve never hired an attorney before, keep this in mind: it’s a process. There are a lot of attorneys out there, all with varied backgrounds and case histories. And while no attorney can promise you a guaranteed win in court,…
  • Mar 18

    Lawsuits Claiming Androgel Caused Significant Injurie

    Lawsuits Claiming Androgel Caused Significant Injurie
    Prescriptions for testosterone replacement drugs rose to 5.3 million between 2000 and 2011. Drug manufacturers are aggressively advertising the "Low T" drugs for anyone experience symptoms of low testosterone. Symptoms include increased…
  • Mar 14

    When Should You Hire a Brain Injury lawyer?

    When Should You Hire a Brain Injury lawyer?
    Suffering a brain injury, either due to an accident or some other traumatic event, is a serious matter. According to WebMD roughly 1.5 million people in the United States suffer from a traumatic brain injury every year. 5.3 million Americans…
Rank this Week: 2051

Strom Law Firm Blog

Strom Law Firm Blog

Covers personal injury news.

http://stromlaw.com/category/columbia-sc-lawyer-blog/
  • Apr 14

    Takeda, Eli Lilly to Pay $9 Billion for Actos Injurie

    Takeda, Eli Lilly to Pay $9 Billion for Actos Injurie
    Jury Says Takeda and Eli Lilly Must Pay $9 Billion for Actos Bladder Cancer Japanese pharmaceutical manufacturer Takeda Pharmaceutical and their US distributor Eli Lilly have been ordered to pay $9 billion in punitive damages after a federal…
  • Apr 14

    J&J Enters Settlement Talks Over Topamax Injurie

    J&J Enters Settlement Talks Over Topamax Injurie
    Johnson & Johnson Agrees to Settlement Talks for Topamax Lawsuits Johnson & Johnson, along with their subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals, have agreed to enter settlement talks with plaintiffs in 76 Topamax personal injury…
  • Apr 10

    Organic Black Peppercorns Under Food Recall for Salmonella

    Organic Black Peppercorns Under Food Recall for Salmonella
    Whole Foods, Other Retailers Issue Food Recall for Organic Black Peppercorns Due to Potential Salmonella Frontier Natural Products Co-Op, a bulk organic herb and spice supplier for many retailers including Whole Foods, has issued a…
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St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

Covers medical malpractice and personal injury in Missouri and Illinois. By Todd N. Hendrickson.

http://stlouisinjurylawblog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Another Reason to Ban Smart Phones from the OR? What’s the First Reason?

    Another Reason to Ban Smart Phones from the OR? What’s the First Reason?
    A report titled Another Reason Why You Should Ban Smart Phones from the OR raise, at least for me, this question: What’s the first reason? Is there any reason why a surgeon, anesthesiologist, nurse or surgical tech should be using a…
  • Feb 5

    Its OK to Flash Your Headlights to Warn of Speed Trap

    Its OK to Flash Your Headlights to Warn of Speed Trap
    In a preliminary ruling issued on February 3, 2014, a federal judge ruled that flashing your headlights at oncoming traffic to warn of a speed trap is constitutionally protected speech. Judge Henry Autry, in the case of Elli v. City of…
  • Jan 7

    How Much Will My New Hip Cost? Likely Your Doctor Doesn’t Know …

    How Much Will My New Hip Cost? Likely Your Doctor Doesn’t Know …
    How much is something going to cost? Always a fair question and almost always one that can be answered before you purchase anything. But when you are talking about medical procedures, particularly things like hip and knee replacements, you…
Rank this Week: 3583

Central New York Injury Lawyer…

Central New York Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, and municipal liability. By Michaels & Smolak, P.C.

http://www.centralnewyorkinjurylawyer.com/
Rank this Week: 1838

Workers' Law Watch

Workers' Law Watch

Covers workers’ compensation law and drug injuries. By Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP.

http://workerslawwatch.com/
  • Apr 14

    Workers’ Compensation May Cover Weight Loss Treatment, Surgery

    Workers’ Compensation May Cover Weight Loss Treatment, Surgery
    Gastric bypass is one type of weight loss surgery Today’s post comes from guest author Rod Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. Obesity is a disease that affects Americans in many ways. Workers’ compensation is affected by…
  • Apr 10

    FEMA Extends Deadline For Hurricane Sandy-Related Claims To April 28

    FEMA Extends Deadline For Hurricane Sandy-Related Claims To April 28
    I recently had the pleasure of attending the New Hamilton Beach Civic Association, where I was scheduled to discuss Workers’ Compensation benefits, Social Security Disability, and give updates on Superstorm Sandy. While waiting to…
  • Apr 10

    Not Expanding Medicaid: Deadly Consequence

    Not Expanding Medicaid: Deadly Consequence
    Today’s post comes from guest author Charlie Domer, from The Domer Law Firm. Please take a moment to ready this story out of Pennsylvania: Study: Many Will Die if Medicaid is Not Expanded.   As part of the Affordable Care Act…
Rank this Week: 1387

Nwe York Injuries Blog

Nwe York Injuries Blog

Covers current events and issues in personal injury and medical malpractice law. By Levine & Slavit.

http://www.newyorkinjuries.com/blog
Rank this Week: 1359

Marietta Injury Lawyer Blog

Marietta Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Georgia personal injury and wrongful death news. By The Persons Firm, LLC.

http://www.mariettainjurylawyer.com/
  • Apr 14

    Georgia Appeals Court Chides Trial Judge for Siding with Physician in Malpractice Case

    Georgia Appeals Court Chides Trial Judge for Siding with Physician in Malpractice Case
    Medical malpractice occurs when a physician fails to observe a commonly accepted "standard of care" and that failure is the "proximate cause" of a subsequent injury sustained by the patient. The question of causation is normally decided by a…
  • Apr 4

    Georgia Appeals Court Absolves Hotel Chain of Liability in Bathtub Accident

    Georgia Appeals Court Absolves Hotel Chain of Liability in Bathtub Accident
    Most hotels and motels are affiliated with a national brand such as Hilton or Marriott. This means that individual hotels are owned and operated locally but comply with certain standards imposed by the national brand. Recently, the Georgia…
  • Mar 31

    Georgia Appeals Court Reinstates "Phantom Driver" Lawsuit

    Georgia Appeals Court Reinstates "Phantom Driver" Lawsuit
    What happens when you get in an automobile accident where the other driver is never identified? If you have uninsured motorist coverage, your insurer should cover the damages. Georgia law defines a vehicle as uninsured when "the owner or…
Rank this Week: 4886

Greenville SC Personal Injury…

Greenville SC Personal Injury Attorney Blog

By Ryan Montgomery.

http://www.ryanmontgomerylaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 14

    Role of Glasgow Coma Scale in South Carolina Brain Injury Case

    Role of Glasgow Coma Scale in South Carolina Brain Injury Case
    Role of Glasgow Coma Scale in South Carolina Brain Injury Cases Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Lawyer, Greenville, SC Whether it is a workers' compensation claim or a brain injury arising out of a personal injury case like a car accident,...
  • Apr 9

    Should South Carolina ban left-hand turns?

    Should South Carolina ban left-hand turns?
    Most reader’s immediate reaction to the question – should South Carolina ban left-hand turns? is a resounding, “no!” This makes sense, since turning left is second nature to drivers here and going…
  • Apr 3

    Greenville, SC Ban on Cell Phones Goes Into Effect

    Greenville, SC Ban on Cell Phones Goes Into Effect
    Greenville, SC Texting and Driving Ban South Carolina Distracted Driving Lawyer Only 3 states in the United States do not have laws addressing cell phone usage while behind the wheel of a car.  Greenville, South Carolina has…
Rank this Week: 3794

Day on Torts

Day on Torts

Covers issues relating to tort law, regulations, and trials. By John A. Day.

http://www.dayontorts.com/
  • Apr 14

    Tennessee's Three-Year Health Care Liability Statute of Repose Bars Claim

    Tennessee's Three-Year Health Care Liability Statute of Repose Bars Claim
     This case involves the Tennessee Medical Malpractice Act and the application of the three-year statute of repose.  On December 19, 1999, Jessie Bentley suffered severe injuries during labor and delivery by the defendant medical…
  • Apr 9

    Not All Rear-End Collisions Result in Plaintiff's Verdict

    Not All Rear-End Collisions Result in Plaintiff's Verdict
    The Tennessee Court of appeals recently affirmed a jury’s defense verdict in a rear-end car crash case in Hicks v. Prahl, No. E2013-00285-COA-R3-CV (Tenn. Ct. App. March 25, 2014). Plaintiff was driving on an entrance ramp trying to…
  • Apr 2

    Nurse Practitioners Now Exempt From Subpoena to Trial

    Nurse Practitioners Now Exempt From Subpoena to Trial
    The Tennessee General Assembly has passed, and the Governor has signed, legislation adding nurse practitioners to the list of people who are ordinarily exempt from subpoena to trial.   Nurse practitioners are still subject to being…
Rank this Week: 102

Oakland Employment Lawyer Blog

Oakland Employment Lawyer Blog

Covers California employment and injury law. By Liberty Law.

http://www.oaklandemploymentlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2567

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Covers medical malpractice, auto accident, work injury, and wrongful death cases.

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • Apr 14

    Vietnam veteran wins twelve million dollars in medical malpractice settlement

    Vietnam veteran wins twelve million dollars in medical malpractice settlement
    A Vietnam veteran and Chicago-area resident will receive a $12 million settlement from the federal government in a medical malpractice case. John Johnson is a Vietnam combat veteran who served in the Army from 1970 to 1971. In 2007, Johnson…
  • Apr 11

    Transit districts claim immunity in bicyclist’s wrongful death lawsuit

    Transit districts claim immunity in bicyclist’s wrongful death lawsuit
    Two Illinois transit districts have claimed immunity in a wrongful death case filed by a woman whose husband was killed while riding his bicycle along a trail. The Agency for Community Transit in Edwardsville and the Madison County Mass…
  • Apr 7

    Federal judge has entered a judgment against the United States in a brain injury case

    Federal judge has entered a judgment against the United States in a brain injury case
    A federal judge has entered a $28 million judgment against the United States in a brain injury case. U.S. District Judge David Herndon entered the judgment in favor of Sean Cobbs — who suffered a severe brain injury when doctors…
Rank this Week: 1609

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

http://www.newjerseyinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 13

    Judge Denies Motion for Yet another Trial in Case of Carpenter Injured in Falling Elevator

    Judge Denies Motion for Yet another Trial in Case of Carpenter Injured in Falling Elevator
    A New Jersey Superior Court judge earlier this month denied a motion for yet another trial in the case of a Sussex County carpenter who was injured in a 2005 elevator mishap as he was leaving work for the day. (1) This would have been the…
  • Mar 31

    Dangers of Distracted Driving Highlighted Throughout April

    Dangers of Distracted Driving Highlighted Throughout April
    Tomorrow begins National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and law enforcement officials in Somerset County as well as other communities will step up efforts to ensure motorists keep their eyes on the road. (1) Distracted driving is defined…
  • Mar 17

    Two Recent Blasts Serve as Reminders to Take Precautions to Avoid Gas Explosion

    Two Recent Blasts Serve as Reminders to Take Precautions to Avoid Gas Explosion
    In the past two weeks, two major explosions occurred in New Jersey and neighboring New York City, resulting in lost lives, numerous injuries and devastating property damage. Both explosions are suspected to be the result of natural gas…
Rank this Week: 4574

Massachusetts Social Security…

Massachusetts Social Security Disability Lawyers Blog

Comments on Massachusetts social security disability law. By Jeffrey S. Glassman

http://www.massachusettssocialsecuritydisabilitylawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 13

    Advocates Urge Congress to Pass ABLE Act to Help the Disabled

    Advocates Urge Congress to Pass ABLE Act to Help the Disabled
    In February of 2013, Congress introduced the ABLE act. ABLE stands for The Achieve a Better Life Experience Act. The Act had more than 400 co-sponsors in the House and the Senate, and disability advocates spoke out in favor of it. …
  • Apr 7

    Longer Waits Expected for Disability Hearing

    Longer Waits Expected for Disability Hearing
    When an application for disability benefits is denied, there are several different stages of appeal for which a Boston disability benefits attorney can apply. The first step is to put in a request for reconsideration and have your claim…
  • Apr 6

    Disability Benefits Use Differs By County

    Disability Benefits Use Differs By County
    In 2012, nine million disabled individuals in the United States received around $120 billion in federal disability benefits through Social Security Disability (SSD). The large expenditures have led to calls for reform of the SSD system, but…
Rank this Week: 3093

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Robert Kreisman.

http://injury.robertkreisman.com/
Rank this Week: 2001

Marler Blog

Marler Blog

Covers food poisoning law. By Bill Marler.

http://www.marlerblog.com/
  • Apr 13

    Food Safety: Researching the Hazard in Hazardous Food

    Food Safety: Researching the Hazard in Hazardous Food
    The book I was asked to do a Preface for arrived while I was in Baltimore at this year’s Food Safety Summit.  You can buy the hardcover on Amazon. The... Continue Reading
  • Apr 13

    Colorado State Senator Larry Crowder Nominated for State Nut

    Colorado State Senator Larry Crowder Nominated for State Nut
    The Pueblo Chieftain reported Saturday that state Senator Larry Crowder, R-Alamosa, had entered the “juicy fruit argument” at the State Capitol. Apparently, Colorado lawmakers are pushing a bill that would... Continue Reading
  • Apr 13

    Reader’s Digest Magazines: The Dangers in Our Food Supply Are Worse Than You Think

    Reader’s Digest Magazines: The Dangers in Our Food Supply Are Worse Than You Think
    Barry Estabrook wrote for OnEarth and Reader’s Digest Magazines: The Dangers in Our Food Supply Are Worse Than You Think As Barry correctly points out – Foodborne illnesses are escalating... Continue Reading
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New York Probate and Estate…

New York Probate and Estate Administration Blog

Published by Stephen Bilkis & Associates

http://www.newyorkprobateestateadministration.com/
  • Apr 13

    Court Rules on Reasonable Attorneys Fees in Probate Case

    Court Rules on Reasonable Attorneys Fees in Probate Case
    A New York Probate Lawyer said that, the decedent died on June 4, 1931, a resident of Nassau County. His will dated November 26, 1930 was admitted to probate by decree dated June 15, 1931. The will created a trust for the benefit of the…
  • Apr 12

    Court Rules on Action to Vacate Deed

    Court Rules on Action to Vacate Deed
    A New York Probate Lawyer this is an action to vacate a deed or, in the alternative, impress a constructive trust, which was originally commenced by RM, as executor of the estate of MM, in the Supreme Court of Nassau County. The proceeding…
  • Apr 10

    Respondent Contends Court Lacks Subject Matter Jurisdiction

    Respondent Contends Court Lacks Subject Matter Jurisdiction
    In this Will Contest case, a motion by the executor for an order consenting to a transfer to this court of an action currently is pending in Supreme Court, New York County. Respondent argues that this court lacks subject matter jurisdiction…
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Tefteller Law, PLLC Blog

Tefteller Law, PLLC Blog

Elaborates about current issues, news, events and information related to civil cases such as commercial truck accident, catastrophic injury, physical attacks, breach of contract, and fraud practices.

http://teftellerlaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 13

    Texas Family Finally Get Justice From Fiery 18-Wheeler Crash

    Texas Family Finally Get Justice From Fiery 18-Wheeler Crash
    This Thursday found justice when a jury in the 168th District Court of Texas finally reached a verdict on an 18-wheeler crash that occurred on August 2010 in Mitchell County. The semi-rig caught fire killing two men when it smashed into a…
  • Mar 29

    Co-Existing on the Road with Semi-Truck

    Co-Existing on the Road with Semi-Truck
    No place with Safe Roads? If you come to almost any place on Earth (or, more locally, to almost any place here in East Texas), people would probably tell you a lot about the fact that roads have become more dangerous in the past decade or…
  • Mar 28

    Dangerous Roads in Texas and Sharing the Road with Semi Truck

    Dangerous Roads in Texas and Sharing the Road with Semi Truck
    Why are our Roads Dangerous? When talking about dangerous roads in Texas or elsewhere, some people like to try and turn it into a “chicken vs. egg” sort of argument where it is seemingly unclear whether bad road conditions and…
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Dallas Fort Worth Injury Lawyer…

Dallas Fort Worth Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical licensing, medical malpractice and nursing home abuse. By Dr. Shezad Malik Law Firm.

http://www.dallasfortworthinjurylawyer.com/
  • Apr 13

    Testim Testosterone Gel Louisiana Wrongful Death Lawsuit

    Testim Testosterone Gel Louisiana Wrongful Death Lawsuit
    A Louisiana man, who suffered a deadly heart attack, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Testim gel manufacturer. The lawsuit claims that the 61 year old died as a result of Testim testosterone replacement therapy side effects. The lawsuit…
  • Apr 13

    Texas Benicar Chronic Diarrhea Enteropathy Lawsuit

    Texas Benicar Chronic Diarrhea Enteropathy Lawsuit
    Recently a Texas woman has filed a product liability lawsuit against Benicar drug manufacturer. The plaintiff alleged that Benicar side effects caused her to suffer chronic diarrhea problems, and severe weight loss. Harriet Rubin, and her…
  • Apr 12

    Viagra and Melanoma Cancer Risk

    Viagra and Melanoma Cancer Risk
    According to the latest medical research, the blockbuster erectile dysfunction drug Viagra may significantly increase men’s risk of developing melanoma. Melanoma is a lethal form of skin cancer, if not treated early. Viagra Medical…
Rank this Week: 266

A Georgia Lawyer

A Georgia Lawyer

Forms, news, musings and commentary from a lawyer working for consumers and injured people.

http://ageorgialawyer.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 13

    FDA Warns Dewmar International Over Melatonin in Lean

    FDA Warns Dewmar International Over Melatonin in Lean
    Here's the FDA Warning Letter:The FDA has reviewed the regulatory status of the ingredients declared on the label of your beverage products, Lean Slow Motion…Potion (Easta Pink, Purp, and Yella varieties) and has determined your…
  • Apr 13

    Lite Fit USA: Public Notification - Undeclared Drug Ingredient (FDA)

    Lite Fit USA: Public Notification - Undeclared Drug Ingredient (FDA)
    News from the FDA on an over the counter supplement:The FDA is advising consumers not to purchase or use Lite Fit USA. FDA laboratory analysis confirmed that Lite Fit USA contains sibutramine. Sibutramine is a controlled substance that was…
  • Apr 8

    Wisconsin Lawyer Jay Urban: Investigating Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese Company Illnesses -Cheese Recall Lawsuit

    Wisconsin Lawyer Jay Urban: Investigating Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese Company Illnesses -Cheese Recall Lawsuit
    My friend Jay Urban, whose practice is in Milwaukee, WI is investigating a listeriosis outbreak involving Crave Brothers Cheese Company.  His number is  414-906-1700. The Listeriosis outbreak was linked to…
Rank this Week: 453

Chicago Illinois Car Accident…

Chicago Illinois Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers car accidents, pedestrian accidents, and other personal injury news. By Elman Law Group.

http://www.chicagoillinoiscaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 12

    Fatal Car Crash After Police Chase In Chicago

    Fatal Car Crash After Police Chase In Chicago
    Both during and after police chases, accidents often happen. Many times, the car being pursued is traveling at unsafe speeds (and perhaps in other reckless manners) in order to elude pursuit. There was another instance of such a crash…
  • Apr 8

    "Wrong-Way Driver" Accident On I-355

    "Wrong-Way Driver" Accident On I-355
    There was an alleged "wrong-way driver" accident last night (April 7, 2014) on Interstate 355 (I-355). The crash injured multiple people. Details on the accident are somewhat limited.
  • Apr 2

    Additional Details Regarding High-Speed Fatal Edens Accident

    Additional Details Regarding High-Speed Fatal Edens Accident
    In the March 30 post ("Fatal Car Crash On The Edens Near Touhy") a March 30, 2014 fatal car accident on the Edens Expressway was summarized. Subsequent to that post, additional information has come to light regarding the accident. While…
Rank this Week: 507

California Elder Abuse Lawyer Blog

California Elder Abuse Lawyer Blog

Covers elder abuse, prescription medication misuse and bedsores. By Walton Law, A.P.C.

http://www.californiaelderabuselawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 12

    Tips for Choosing a Southern California Nursing Home for A Loved One with Alzheimer's Disease

    Tips for Choosing a Southern California Nursing Home for A Loved One with Alzheimer's Disease
    The decision to place a loved one with Alzheimer's disease into a Southern California nursing home is a difficult decision. However, you may feel more comfortable about the decision if you've done your homework to research nursing homes in…
  • Apr 6

    Feeding Tubes in Southern California Nursing Home

    Feeding Tubes in Southern California Nursing Home
    Thousands of elders reside in nursing homes in Southern California. Many of them require a feeding tube temporarily, or even on a permanent basis. Feeding tubes may prove the only source of nutrition for some residents of California nursing…
  • Mar 29

    Wandering In Nursing Homes: What You Need To Know

    Wandering In Nursing Homes: What You Need To Know
    According to the World Health Organization, dementia is one of the major causes of disability and dependency among older people. Dementia, which is a syndrome in which there is a deterioration in memory, behavior and thinking, causes many who…
Rank this Week: 3269

Blane Law Blog

Blane Law Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Mark C. Blane.

http://www.blanelaw.com/blog
  • Apr 12

    Decorated Korean War Vet's Injury Story and Testimonial of Mark Blane

    Decorated Korean War Vet's Injury Story and Testimonial of Mark Blane
    See how Mark Blane of San Diego, California takes on head injury cases against the insurance company - call him today at (619) 813-7955
  • Apr 12

    Purple Heart War Veteran's Head Injury Story

    Purple Heart War Veteran's Head Injury Story
    This video depicts a special testimony from the daughter of one of my head trauma injury cases, Raymond. Raymond was injured in July 2011 when a negligent driver of a Avis Shuttle bus let him off within 15 feet of a trolley crossing guard…
  • Mar 27

    One Hundred Thousand Policy Limit Settlement for Motorcycle Injury

    One Hundred Thousand Policy Limit Settlement for Motorcycle Injury
    Miguel Asmar of San Diego, California, was injured in late 2012 when he was heading west on Interstate 8 to head North on Interstate 15. It was a Charger game day and there was plenty of traffic out. A foreign tourist from Australia…
Rank this Week: 4978

Hepatitis A Blog

Hepatitis A Blog

Covers Hepatitis A news, legal cases and resources. By Marler Clark.

http://www.hepatitisblog.com/
  • Apr 12

    Hepatitis A Week: Charlotte, North Carolina Papa John’s and Nyack, New York La Fontana

    Hepatitis A Week: Charlotte, North Carolina Papa John’s and Nyack, New York La Fontana
    Charlotte North Carolina: A Papa John’s outlet is to blame for a Hepatitis A scare, according to the Mecklenburg County Health Department. Anyone who ate food from the location on... Continue Reading
  • Mar 30

    28 with Hepatitis A in Norway

    28 with Hepatitis A in Norway
    A total of 28 cases of hepatitis A infection have been reported over the last few months in Norway, where this disease is said to be rare, local health officials... Continue Reading
  • Mar 16

    New Zealand Apples and Peaches Recalled Over Hepatitis A Exposure

    New Zealand Apples and Peaches Recalled Over Hepatitis A Exposure
    The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is cautioning New Zealand consumers of a small quantity of fresh fruit sold in late February and early March that there is a relatively... Continue Reading
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Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers car, motorcycle and trucking accidents, including those caused by drunk driving. By Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Personal Injury Lawyers, P.A.

http://www.injury-lawyer-florida.com/
  • Apr 12

    Florida Valets Last Line of Defense Against Drunk Driving

    Florida Valets Last Line of Defense Against Drunk Driving
    In Florida, bar owners and bartenders can be held liable if they serve to patrons who are underage or visibly intoxicated, and that patron is then involved in a fatal or injury-causing crash. However, valets do not hold the same kind of…
  • Apr 11

    Cape Coral Car Accident Lawyers Highlight April as Distracted Driving Month

    Cape Coral Car Accident Lawyers Highlight April as Distracted Driving Month
    As Florida legislators work to stiffen the penalties for drivers who text, it's important to note during April, which is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, that much work remains to be done. Our Cape Coral car accident lawyers have seen…
  • Apr 10

    Florida Supreme Court Rules on Third-Party Liability Case

    Florida Supreme Court Rules on Third-Party Liability Case
    The Florida Supreme Court recently took on the issue of third-party liability as it pertained to the serious injuries suffered by a bar patron in South Florida. The victim was beaten mercilessly with a tomahawk by another bar patron, with…
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Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Covers Illinois nursing homes and information for nursing home residents, family members, ombudsmen, resident advocates, elder law attorneys and nursing home staff. By Levin & Perconti.

http://blog.levinperconti.com/
  • Apr 12

    Hepatitis C Outbreak in Nursing Home

    Hepatitis C Outbreak in Nursing Home
    The first lawsuit stemming from a hepatitis C outbreak in a North Dakota nursing home has been filed, according to reports. Two victims are seeking monetary damages from ManorCare Health Services, and they may not be alone. 42 other people…
  • Apr 9

    Batavia Nursing Home Norovirus Outbreak

    Batavia Nursing Home Norovirus Outbreak
    A new outbreak of the norovirus has occurred at Heritage Woods Assisted Living Facility in Batavia, IL, leaving about 40 residents ill as a result. Norovirus, often associated with cruise ships for its tendency to spread through the densely…
  • Apr 4

    The Toll of Alzheimer’s is Growing

    The Toll of Alzheimer’s is Growing
    The impact of Alzheimer’s disease on the current population is difficult to overstate. Already, there are an estimated five million people in the United States suffering from the disease, and this statistic does little to measure the…
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A Blog on Legal Matters that…

A Blog on Legal Matters that Matter

Comments on trials and litigation and injury and accident law. By The Martin Law Firm, LLC.

http://blog.martinfirmllc.com/
  • Apr 11

    Obesity and Social Security Disability

    Obesity and Social Security Disability
    It is not well known, but obesity can be considered a disability which means individuals may be entitled to Social Security Disability benefits. Many people may not recognize themselves as "obese" or not realize that it is becoming more…
  • Apr 2

    Worker's Compensation Retaliation Claims Survive Death

    Worker's Compensation Retaliation Claims Survive Death
    In many situations, if a person who is injured and has a possible legal claim dies, and that death is not related to the claims, a lawsuit cannot be filed. In other words, those legal claims do not "survive" the plaintiff's death. There…
  • Mar 26

    What are the Client's Responsibilities When Filing for Bankruptcy?

    What are the Client's Responsibilities When Filing for Bankruptcy?
    Yes, bankruptcy is a legal process and there are numerous rules to be followed, the process is not left solely up to your bankruptcy attorney to work through. Filing for bankruptcy requires participation and work on the part of the client as…
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Texas Injury Law Blog

Texas Injury Law Blog

Covers the rights of individuals injured in accidents. By the Fears Nachawati Law Firm.

http://www.txinjuryblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    Injured by a Recalled Product?

    Injured by a Recalled Product?
    You may have heard about the recent ignition switch recall by General Motors. http://www.gm.com/ignition-switch-recall.html. Such product recalls are not uncommon and the chances are that you have received a letter at some point in your life…
  • Apr 10

    The international aspect of personal injury law

    The international aspect of personal injury law
    Were you injured abroad by an American product? Or, were you in the United States when you were personally injured and now reside abroad? If either situation applies to you, you may be entitled to the benefit of an American court – even…
  • Apr 9

    How long do I have to file a lawsuit and when is it too early to get an attorney?

    How long do I have to file a lawsuit and when is it too early to get an attorney?
    In short, the answers are: It depends and it’s never too early to consider legal representation. Each personal injury matter is subject to a statute of limitations. Essentially, this term means that you only have so long to file your…
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Washington Injury Attorney Blog

Washington Injury Attorney Blog

Covers various accident, injury, and medical malpractice topics including nursing home abuse and wrongful death. By Farber Law Group.

http://www.washingtoninjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    5 students, 5 others killed in California head-on bus accident

    5 students, 5 others killed in California head-on bus accident
    Five students, their charter bus driver, three chaperones and the driver of a FedEx semi-truck were all killed yesterday when the FedEx truck crossed the centerline and struck the tour bus head-on on Interstate 5 in Northern California…
  • Apr 9

    Escalators can be dangerous: hold on to the railing

    Escalators can be dangerous: hold on to the railing
    Yesterday was the year anniversary of the death of Maurecio Bell, who died in an escalator accident after he fell and his clothing got tangled on the University Street Station escalator in Seattle. Since then, The Washington state Department…
  • Apr 7

    U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary to offer boating safety classe

    U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary to offer boating safety classe
    The opening of boating season is just around the corner with Opening Day on May 3rd, 2014. The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary is offering boating safety classes at Bellevue Fire Station No. 9 which is located on 12412 SE 69th Way in Newcastle. …
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Cincinnati Attorney Blog

Cincinnati Attorney Blog

Covers Cincinnati personal injury and workers compensation issues. By McKenzie & Snyder LLP.

http://www.mckenzie-snyder.com/blog
  • Apr 11

    Workers' Compensation for Injured Ohio Employee

    Workers' Compensation for Injured Ohio Employee
    ms-ohio_bwc_logo.jpg In my own life I have worked to build each day so that the next day is better than the previous one. I have worked all kinds of jobs doing all kinds of things. Several of the lawyers at McKenzie &…
  • Jan 6

    Employee Overcomes Common Slip & Fall Defense

    Employee Overcomes Common Slip & Fall Defense
    ms-0hio_7th_court.jpg In February of 2011, Thurman Trowbridge was working as a security guard at Franciscan University when he slipped while coming off of a step.read more
  • Dec 3

    Slip and Fall Case May Set Ohio Precedent for Establishing Liability

    Slip and Fall Case May Set Ohio Precedent for Establishing Liability
    ms-franklin_county_court.jpg Establishing liability in weather-related Ohio slip and fall cases is difficult.read more
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Kansas City Car Accident Lawyer…

Kansas City Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Published by Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.kansascitycaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    Does age play a role in Kansas City car accidents?

    Does age play a role in Kansas City car accidents?
    As regular readers of this blog will know, there are all kinds of studies and statistics about Missouri car accidents and the numerous contributing factors involved. In Kansas City, Blue Springs, and the surrounding areas, these factors can…
  • Mar 28

    Caught on video: Aggressive driving leads to crash

    Caught on video: Aggressive driving leads to crash
    This week, a Florida man received national media attention when his aggressive driving caused him to lose control and crash his truck - and the whole incident was captured on video. According to the Tampa Bay Times, 33 year-old Jeffrey White…
  • Feb 28

    Why do drivers hit and run? Facts and tips for Kansas City driver

    Why do drivers hit and run? Facts and tips for Kansas City driver
    Shockingly, the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety reports that approximately 11% of auto accidents reported to police are hit and run crashes, meaning the at-fault driver left the scene without providing any identifying information. Annually,…
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Sacramento Injury Attorneys Blog

Sacramento Injury Attorneys Blog

Coves car accidents, traumatic brain injuries, and neck and back injuries. By the Law Offices of Edward A. Smith.

http://www.sacramentoinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    Tragic Orland Bus Truck Accident

    Tragic Orland Bus Truck Accident
    Our hearts go out to the parents and relatives of the High School students tragically killed and seriously injured in a Federal Express vs Tour Bus Accident near Orland on Thursday, April 10th. The accident occurred when a tour bus was…
  • Mar 31

    Sacramento Car Accidents: Children on the Road

    Sacramento Car Accidents: Children on the Road
    No auto accident is more tragic than those involving children. It is incumbent upon everyone to act carefully when traveling to ensure that youngsters are protected from harm, whether that means - using proper child safety seats, slowing down…
  • Mar 5

    Inflatable Bicycle Helmet

    Inflatable Bicycle Helmet
    The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported 677 cyclists were killed and 48,000 were injured in motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2011. Wearing a helmet is the most effective means of protecting against a head injury.…
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Pavlack Law Blog

Pavlack Law Blog

Covers Indiana personal injury law.

http://www.pavlacklawfirm.com/blog
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Illinois Bicycle Law

Illinois Bicycle Law

Covers Illinois cycling laws and news. By Michael Keating.

http://www.illinoisbicyclelaw.com/
  • Apr 11

    Claim for Bicyclist Injured in Bike Crash in Wicker Park Settled

    Claim for Bicyclist Injured in Bike Crash in Wicker Park Settled
    Illinois Bicycle Lawyers Michael S. Keating and Joseph T. Vietri recently settled a claim on behalf of a bicyclist who was injured after she struck by the driver of car at the intersection of Hermitage Avenue and Wabansia Avenue in Chicago…
  • Apr 8

    Case Settled for Bicyclist Attacked by Charging Dog

    Case Settled for Bicyclist Attacked by Charging Dog
    Any time a bicyclist is knocked of their bicycle, there is a high risk for an injury. And not all bicycle accidents involve a motor vehicle. This was the case for a bicyclist in western Illinois who sustained a hip fracture after a dog left…
  • Apr 7

    Rogue Motorist Causes Mayhem in Evanston - Bicyclist Among Those Injured

    Rogue Motorist Causes Mayhem in Evanston - Bicyclist Among Those Injured
    View Larger MapABC7 is reporting that a 63-year old Wilmette woman was arrested after she allegedly caused several collisions in Evanston on Sunday morning. The first collision occurred around 10:00 a.m. when the woman first was involved in a…
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Texas Truck Accident Lawyer Blog

Texas Truck Accident Lawyer Blog

By William K. Berenson

http://www.texastruckaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    18 Wheeler Crashes Into School Bus -- Disaster In California

    18 Wheeler Crashes Into School Bus -- Disaster In California
    There is terrible news out of California today. A FedEx truck collided into a bus full of students, leaving at least 10 dead and many more seriously injured. The crash occurred in Orland, about 100 miles north of Sacramento. My heart goes out…
  • Apr 11

    Truck Company Fails In Arguing "Seat Belt Defense," Is Appealing

    Truck Company Fails In Arguing "Seat Belt Defense," Is Appealing
    A Texas court of appeals rejected an 18 wheeler company's argument that the victims of an accident caused by one of its employees should not be able to recover damages because they were wearing their seatbelt. The Texas Supreme Court has just…
  • Mar 28

    Fort Worth Accident Between Three Trucks and Car Hurts Three

    Fort Worth Accident Between Three Trucks and Car Hurts Three
    Several people were hospitalized after a chain reaction accident involving three 18 wheelers and an automobile earlier this week. According to a report by the local ABC affiliate, the accident occurred on I-35W near the Rosedale exit shortly…
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Birmingham AL Personal Injury Blog

Birmingham AL Personal Injury Blog

By Drake Law Firm.

http://www.drakelawal.com/blog/
  • Apr 11

    "Didn't see him" accidents may increase as weather warm

    "Didn't see him" accidents may increase as weather warm
    As Alabama finally seems to have shaken off the long, icy fingers of a winter that lasted longer than normal, more motorcyclists appear to be dusting off their bikes to enjoy the warmer weather. However, the increase of motorcycles on...
  • Apr 8

    Alabama Personal Injury Claims: What To Expect After Filing Suit

    Alabama Personal Injury Claims: What To Expect After Filing Suit
    Although most personal injury claims in Alabama are settled, particlarly auto accident injuries, some cases must filed into Court and go to trial. Even after filing, there is a good chance the case will settle. However, if the case does...
  • Apr 3

    Alabama car accidents: 2 deaths in 3 vehicle Auburn crash

    Alabama car accidents: 2 deaths in 3 vehicle Auburn crash
    Understandably, to be notified of the death of a loved one in a crash is a huge shock. Along with the anguish comes a host of questions about what could possibly have gone wrong. However, some car accidents yield little...
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Phoenix Injury Lawyer Blog

Phoenix Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Arizona accident and injury news. By Abels & Annes, P.C.

http://www.phoenixinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    10 People Killed When Truck Hit Tour Bu

    10 People Killed When Truck Hit Tour Bu
    Many people choose to travel by bus, believing that the bus, bus driver, and owner will ensure a safe and convenient means of transportation. Most of the time, bus trips are safe and the passengers on board arrive at their destinations…
  • Apr 7

    Hit-And-Run Driver Strikes 3 Bicyclists in Maricopa County

    Hit-And-Run Driver Strikes 3 Bicyclists in Maricopa County
    Spring time weather has hit Phoenix and it looks like it is here to stay. The mild temperature combined with the generally sunny weather means that many people are hitting the roads on bicycles, either for transportation or for exercise. …
  • Apr 2

    Driver Critical After Truck Accident in Surprise

    Driver Critical After Truck Accident in Surprise
    On average, semi trucks are involved in fewer accidents per mile driven than other types of vehicles, including passenger cars, vans, and SUVs. Operators of semi trucks need special licensing and additional training before they can legally…
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New York Injury Lawyer Blog

New York Injury Lawyer Blog

By the Law Offices of Nicholas Rose, PLLC.

http://www.newyork-injurylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    New York Appeals Court: Seller Liable Despite Post-Sale Modification

    New York Appeals Court: Seller Liable Despite Post-Sale Modification
    The New York State Court of Appeals found that the seller and distributor of a posthole digger was liable for an accident that cost a teen girl her arm, even though the owner of the product conceded that he had removed a piece of the device…
  • Apr 8

    Court: Bar Fight Liability Without Throwing a Single Punch

    Court: Bar Fight Liability Without Throwing a Single Punch
    A state supreme court recently ruled a bar patron liable for $1.5 million in damages incurred by a former friend who suffered serious injuries in a bar fight - despite the fact that the defendant never threw a punch. On the surface, this may…
  • Apr 5

    Title IX: Colleges Must Protect Students From Sexual Assault, Harassment

    Title IX: Colleges Must Protect Students From Sexual Assault, Harassment
    Research has shown that an estimated 1 out of every 5 women will be sexually assaulted while in college. More than 80 percent will endure some form of sexual harassment during their school years. Sexual violence on school campuses is a…
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Atlanta Injury Law & Civil…

Atlanta Injury Law & Civil Litigation Blog

Covers trucking accidents, trucking litigation, trucking rules and trucking technology. By Ken Shigley.

http://www.atlantainjurylawblog.com/
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