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Malman Law Injury Blog

Malman Law Injury Blog

Covers personal injury law issues and topics, including medical malpractice, product liability, and worker's compensation.

https://www.malmanlaw.com/Malman-Law-Injury-Blog/
  • May 22

    Understanding the Complexities of Filing a Medical Malpractice Case

    Understanding the Complexities of Filing a Medical Malpractice Case
    Experienced Attorney Helping Victims File Medical Malpractice Cases in Chicago As a patient, you have the right to expect that your physicians treat you with expertise, competency, and out of your best interests. Unfortunately, that is not…
  • May 15

    Ways to Inadvertently Damage Your Personal Injury Case

    Ways to Inadvertently Damage Your Personal Injury Case
    Chicago Injury Attorney Helping Victims Protect their Case Before your case even begins, your actions play a heavy role in how successful your personal injury claim can be. It is important, then, to know the common mistakes made by plaintiffs…
  • May 15

    Ways to Inadvertently Damage Your Personal Injury Case

    Ways to Inadvertently Damage Your Personal Injury Case
    Before your case even begins, your actions play a heavy role in how successful your personal injury claim can be. It is important, then, to know the common mistakes made by plaintiffs long before their cases start, and what you can do now to…
Rank this Week: 265

First4Lawyers News

First4Lawyers News

Features UK-centric legal news, with a focus on personal injury and medical negligence.

http://www.first4lawyers.com/news/
  • May 23

    How much can soap stars claim?

    How much can soap stars claim?
    Living in a soap opera has never been an easy ride, but none more so than today. Not only is there a good chance that you live a fairly downtrodden existence filled with daily misery and woe, but you’re far more likely to be involved in…
  • Feb 17

    Stay safe on the road in the wind

    Stay safe on the road in the wind
    FACT: Bad weather causes accidents. Whether it is snow, floods, fog or strong winds then it is always wise to avoid driving wherever possible in extreme weather. Accident claims specialists First4lawyers have produced a short guide to make…
  • Feb 17

    Surge in weather related injuries expected as ‘red weather warning’ issued

    Surge in weather related injuries expected as ‘red weather warning’ issued
    Falling trees, toppled signs, flying debris, trips and slips are set to drive an increase in personal injury claims as 100 mph storms batter Britain, warn personal injury specialists First4lawyers. Storm damage can have a devastating impact…
Rank this Week: 317

Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog

Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog

Covers medical malpractice cases, news and issues with a focus on Illinois. From Levin & Perconti.

http://medicalmalpractice.levinperconti.com/
  • May 26

    Will Tort Reform Actually Solve America’s Healthcare Crisis?

    Will Tort Reform Actually Solve America’s Healthcare Crisis?
    This week, the Trump administration released their budget, estimating a savings of $31.8 billion over 10 years by capping non-economic damages in medical malpractice lawsuits. This practice, known as tort reform, has been a highly argued…
  • May 12

    Protecting Access to Care Act Especially Detrimental to Veteran

    Protecting Access to Care Act Especially Detrimental to Veteran
    H.R. 1215, a proposed house bill also known as the Protecting Access to Care Act, takes away the rights of all Americans, but is particularly worrying to veterans, whose health system is already failing them. The Veteran’s Health…
  • May 8

    Surgeon’s Arguments Against Medical Malpractice Reform and Damage Cap

    Surgeon’s Arguments Against Medical Malpractice Reform and Damage Cap
    ‘Republicans should drop malpractice reform from their health care reform checklist. It’s a distraction from the main goal of health care freedom and it is probably unconstitutional. It’s also overrated.’    …
Rank this Week: 524

Chicago Medical Malpractice…

Chicago Medical Malpractice Attorney Blog

Covers birth injuries, medical device liability, medical misdiagnosis and surgical errors. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.robertkreisman.com/medical-malpractice-lawyer/
Rank this Week: 420

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Federal Tort Claims Act, Injuries to Minors and Children, Land Owner Liability, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Products Liability, and Toxic Torts. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • May 16

    FDA Warns Companies Selling Products Falsely Claiming to Cure Cancer

    FDA Warns Companies Selling Products Falsely Claiming to Cure Cancer
    The FDA just issued strongly-worded letters to 14 U.S. companies that have been marketing and selling products that claim to prevent and/or treat cancer. The 14 companies sell 65 different cancer-related products that are available for…
  • May 3

    Study Finds Dental Techs at Greater Risk for Mesothelioma

    Study Finds Dental Techs at Greater Risk for Mesothelioma
    A study conducted in Italy found several mesothelioma patients had only been exposed to asbestos during the manufacturing of dental prostheses, leading researchers to conclude that dental technicians are at an increased risk of…
  • May 1

    A Must Read: Top 5 Reasons to Oppose H.R. 1215

    A Must Read: Top 5 Reasons to Oppose H.R. 1215
    We’d like to share insightful information from an April newsletter from the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA) regarding 5 major reasons to oppose the Protecting Access to Care Act, better known as H.R. 1215. The bill,…
Rank this Week: 424

Nursing Home Law Center

Nursing Home Law Center

Covers common problems encountered by residents and their families at nursing homes and assisted living facilities. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers.

https://www.nursinghomelawcenter.org/
  • Apr 7

    South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlement

    South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlement
    SOUTH CAROLINA NURSING HOME SETTLEMENTS One of the main focuses of the Nursing Home Law Center is the protection of nursing home residents and getting them the highest nursing home verdict that we can. We exert considerable time and energy on…
  • Apr 7

    South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlement

    South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlement
    SOUTH CAROLINA NURSING HOME SETTLEMENTS One of the main focuses of the Nursing Home Law Center is the protection of nursing home residents and getting them the highest nursing home verdict that we can. We exert considerable time and energy on…
  • Feb 13

    Minimal Fines Little Incentive for Facilities to Improve Patient Care

    Minimal Fines Little Incentive for Facilities to Improve Patient Care
    It is a reasonable assumption for many people that nursing homes caught in the act of neglecting patient needs, disregarding safety standards and limiting their staff to levels deemed inadequate that fines and sanctions would be a deterrent…
Rank this Week: 506

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/
  • May 27

    Eleven Years of NY Personal Injury Litigation Boxed Away

    Eleven Years of NY Personal Injury Litigation Boxed Away
    Just in case you were wondering (and I’m sure you were), the photo on the right is what eleven years of litigation looks like.  I have blogged about this case before:  It took me eleven and a half years to finally get justice…
  • May 12

    Big Appellate Win On A Construction Accident Case For Central NY Injury Lawyer

    Big Appellate Win On A Construction Accident Case For Central NY Injury Lawyer
    Pretty proud of this win in the Appellate Division Third Department. A very fine Central New York personal injury lawyer hired us to take an appeal from a Labor Law 240 (“scaffold law”) motion he had lost. The case is called…
  • May 5

    In Memory of Brendan Jackson . . .

    In Memory of Brendan Jackson . . .
    Photo of Brendan Jackson doing the work he loved. Here at Michaels & Smolak we were saddened to learn of the sudden and untimely death of Brendan Jackson, who passed away immediately after finishing the last running segment at the…
Rank this Week: 730

New York Personal Injury Law Blog

New York Personal Injury Law Blog

Covers the civil justice system, New York Courts, injury law cases and news. By Eric Turkewitz.

http://www.newyorkpersonalinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • May 25

    Some Advice for Trump’s New Lawyer

    Some Advice for Trump’s New Lawyer
    As the rapidly burgeoning #TrumpRussia scandal moves forward, with evidence piling up that Trump is trying to obstruct congressional investigations into collusion between his campaign and Russia, Donal Trump has picked some personal counsel.…
  • May 22

    New York’s Grieving Familie

    New York’s Grieving Familie
    Once upon a time — like in 1847 — New York was a progressive state. We had, I believe, the first ever wrongful death statute for the benefit of families whose bread-winner was killed due the negligence of others. And…
  • May 17

    It’s Time to Pass Lavern’s Law

    It’s Time to Pass Lavern’s Law
    There is little that can be more infuriating on the civil side of the law than people losing their rights before they even knew you had them. But such is the state of the law in New York, where the statute of limitations in medical…
Rank this Week: 780

South Carolina Lawyer Blog

South Carolina Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law issues and topics, including medical malpractice, product liability, and worker's compensation By Louthian Law Firm, P.A.

http://www.southcarolinalawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 25

    How “Certified” is That Used Car?

    How “Certified” is That Used Car?
    Buying a used car can be nerve-wracking. Unless you are an expert when it comes to assessing automobiles, trying to figure out whether a vehicle is safe, reliable, and a good buy can push some folks into recalculating their finances,…
  • Apr 25

    How “Certified” is That Used Car?

    How “Certified” is That Used Car?
    Buying a used car can be nerve-wracking. Unless you are an expert when it comes to assessing automobiles, trying to figure out whether a vehicle is safe, reliable, and a good buy can push some folks into recalculating their finances,…
  • Apr 3

    The Most Common Injuries by State

    The Most Common Injuries by State
    Did you realize that, each time you see the doctor, your diagnosis and treatment are recorded using numeric medical codes? In the U.S., ICD codes, as they are known, are highly complex and detailed; physical injuries alone are described by…
Rank this Week: 717

Syracuse Medical Malpractice…

Syracuse Medical Malpractice Lawyer Blog

Reports on New York medical malpractice and birth injury issues. By Bottar Leone, PLLC.

http://www.syracusemedicalmalpracticelawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 26

    Per Study, New York is a Good State for Misbehaving Doctor

    Per Study, New York is a Good State for Misbehaving Doctor
    According to a new study published in BMJ Quality and Safety, the percentage of doctors who get disciplined or who pay a medical malpractice claim, is four times less in some states than others. And New York came up short. The researchers out…
  • Apr 26

    Per Study, New York is a Good State for Misbehaving Doctor

    Per Study, New York is a Good State for Misbehaving Doctor
    According to a new study published in BMJ Quality and Safety, the percentage of doctors who get disciplined or who pay a medical malpractice claim, is four times less in some states than others. And New York came up short. The researchers out…
  • Apr 26

    Per Study, New York is a Good State for Misbehaving Doctor

    Per Study, New York is a Good State for Misbehaving Doctor
    According to a new study published in BMJ Quality and Safety, the percentage of doctors who get disciplined or who pay a medical malpractice claim, is four times less in some states than others. And New York came up short. The researchers out…
Rank this Week: 772

DC Metro Area Medical Malpractice…

DC Metro Area Medical Malpractice Law Blog

Covers medical malpractice, product liability, public health and tort reform. By Regan Zambri & Long.

http://www.dcmedmalblog.com/
  • Feb 23

    Studies Show Low Carb Diets Can Do Much for Heart Health

    Studies Show Low Carb Diets Can Do Much for Heart Health
    February is American Heart Month. Doctors and other health care professionals urge Americans of all ages to get regular exercise and see their doctors for regular checkups. But studies are showing there’s an under-utilized option for…
  • Feb 19

    Celebrate American Heart Month By Learning More About Heart Health

    Celebrate American Heart Month By Learning More About Heart Health
    February is American Heart Month. Since many of us hit the winter “slump” at about this time of year, it’s a great time to take a second look at your own heart health and start implementing small changes to improve it. Did…
  • Jan 27

    Hurt in 2015? How to Make 2016 a Great Year Despite Your Injury or Disability

    Hurt in 2015? How to Make 2016 a Great Year Despite Your Injury or Disability
    A bad car accident, slip and fall injury or acquired disability turned 2015 upside down for you and your family. You’re likely still struggling to come to terms with your new limitations and figure out how to get your finances, career…
Rank this Week: 611

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 30

    Oregon woman receives dog bite settlement of more than $100K

    Oregon woman receives dog bite settlement of more than $100K
    The Oregonian reports that Christine Shertzer was awarded a $108K settlement for injuries she received when an Australian shepherd bit her at a party. Shertzer, 43, claimed that the dog's owners were negligent for allowing their dog to roam…
  • Apr 30

    Oregon woman receives dog bite settlement of more than $100K

    Oregon woman receives dog bite settlement of more than $100K
    The Oregonian reports that Christine Shertzer was awarded a $108K settlement for injuries she received when an Australian shepherd bit her at a party. Shertzer, 43, claimed that the dog’s owners were negligent for allowing their dog to…
  • Apr 30

    Oregon woman receives dog bite settlement of more than $100K

    Oregon woman receives dog bite settlement of more than $100K
    The Oregonian reports that Christine Shertzer was awarded a $108K settlement for injuries she received when an Australian shepherd bit her at a party. Shertzer, 43, claimed that the dog’s owners were negligent for allowing their dog to…
Rank this Week: 689

VA-NC Medical Surgery Malpractice…

VA-NC Medical Surgery Malpractice Blog

By Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton, P.C.

http://va-nc-medical-surgery-malpractice-attorneys.com/
Rank this Week: 597

Medical Malpractice Blog

Medical Malpractice Blog

Covers medical malpractice, insurance premium and health care. By the Cochran Firm.

http://www.themedicalmalpracticeblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    Illinois Declares Med Mal Cap Unconstitutional

    Illinois Declares Med Mal Cap Unconstitutional
    The Illinois Supreme Court struck down a State law that set caps on noneconomic (pain and suffering and mental anguish) damages.  That law placed a cap of $1,000,000 on noneconomic damage awards against hospitals and $500,000 against…
  • Aug 27

    Owning Up to Errors May Actually Benefit Hospital

    Owning Up to Errors May Actually Benefit Hospital
    The Wall Street Journal (“WSJ”) reports on a medical error case arising at Baptist Children’s Hospital in Miami.  An 18-month old child suffered a severe brain injury when her breathing tube became dislodged while she was under…
  • Aug 27

    Federal Analysts Believe Rate of Medical Errors Increasing a Decade After Prominent Study

    Federal Analysts Believe Rate of Medical Errors Increasing a Decade After Prominent Study
    In November 1999, the Institute of Medicine (“IOM”) issued a comprehensive report, authored by 22 top medical experts, titled “To Err is Human” in which it  concluded that approximately 98,000 people die each year from preventable…
Rank this Week: 615

Dallas Personal Injury Blog

Dallas Personal Injury Blog

By Rasansky Law Firm. Covers personal injury law, motor vehicle accidents, daycare and nursing home abuse, and medical malpractice.

http://www.jrlawfirm.com/blog/
  • May 26

    Fetal Acidosis Birth Injurie

    Fetal Acidosis Birth Injurie
    Has your child suffered a birth injury related to fetal acidosis? Fetal acidosis is a medical term which refers to increased acidity levels in the blood, and is often a precursor to serious birth injuries such as…
  • May 25

    Negotiating a Car Accident Settlement With USAA

    Negotiating a Car Accident Settlement With USAA
    Negotiating a fair car accident settlement with USAA. While many people attempt to handle their own car accident injury claim without a lawyer, it’s important that you understand how the process works (as well as the…
  • May 23

    Jeff Rasansky Named to 2017’s Best Lawyers in Dalla

    Jeff Rasansky Named to 2017’s Best Lawyers in Dalla
    Attorney Jeff Rasansky has once again been named one of this year’s Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine. Previously named one of Dallas’ best attorneys in 2012, 2014, and 2016, attorney Jeff Rasansky has…
Rank this Week: 1370

Chicago Lawyer Blog

Chicago Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury. By Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.

http://www.salvilaw.com/blog/
  • May 26

    What Are the Dangers of Roundup Herbicide?

    What Are the Dangers of Roundup Herbicide?
    A group of medical researchers have found that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup weed killer, may cause non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and other forms of cancer. In the wake of this study, many patients who suffer from cancer have…
  • May 25

    Salvi Law presents pool safety pointer

    Salvi Law presents pool safety pointer
    CHICAGO (May 25, 2017) – Salvi Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. attorney Brian L. Salvi gave a presentation on pool safety to elementary students at St. Gabriel Catholic School in Canaryville on Tuesday. Click here to read more from…
  • May 24

    Attorney Brian L. Salvi shares pool safety tips with Chicago elementary student

    Attorney Brian L. Salvi shares pool safety tips with Chicago elementary student
    CHICAGO (May 23, 2017) – While swimming pools are great places for family fun during the summer months, they can quickly become dangerous if swimmers and their guardians are not aware of some basic safety steps. That is one of…
Rank this Week: 1367

New York Personal Injury Attorneys…

New York Personal Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers auto accidents, civil rights, construction accidents and personal injury. By Gair, Gair, Conason, Rubinowitz, Bloom, Hershenhorn, Steigman & Mackauf.

http://www.newyorkpersonalinjuryattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1155

Dallas Auto Accident Attorneys…

Dallas Auto Accident Attorneys Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury law. By Reyes Browne Reilley Law Firm.

http://www.reyeslaw.com/blog/
  • May 25

    Diabetic Drug Amputations Caused by Johnson & Johnson on the Rise

    Diabetic Drug Amputations Caused by Johnson & Johnson on the Rise
    If your leg, foot or toe was amputated after you took Invokana or Invokamet for type 2 diabetes, you may have the right to sue the maker of these drugs, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company. The post Diabetic Drug…
  • May 24

    “Desesperada, Ya No Hallaba Qué Hacer”

    “Desesperada, Ya No Hallaba Qué Hacer”
    "Y en verdad yo recomiendo a esta línea de abogados porque me han dado la mano. Y lo que más me gusta es que me han atendido en mi propio idioma." The post “Desesperada, Ya No Hallaba Qué Hacer” appeared first…
  • May 23

    Denton Bans Hand-Held Devices While Driving

    Denton Bans Hand-Held Devices While Driving
    After more than nine months of debate and compromises, the Denton City Council agreed 6-1 to ban drivers from using handheld devices behind the wheel. The post Denton Bans Hand-Held Devices While Driving appeared first on Dallas Auto Accident…
Rank this Week: 1429

Product Liability Lawyer Blog

Product Liability Lawyer Blog

Covers products liability and medical malpractice. By Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, LLC.

http://www.productliabilitylawyerblog.com/
  • May 25

    Total Knee Replacement Increasingly Popular for Younger Patient

    Total Knee Replacement Increasingly Popular for Younger Patient
    Not too long ago, when you thought of a total knee replacement, you probably associated it with a medical procedure for the elderly.  With total knee replacement surgery leading all other elective surgical procedures in the nation at…
  • May 21

    Bounce Houses Put Kids at Serious Risk of Harm

    Bounce Houses Put Kids at Serious Risk of Harm
    If your child is invited to birthday parties this summer, he or she may encounter a bounce house. Portable bounce houses have become really common, as they can be delivered and set up quickly to provide a fun activity children enjoy.…
  • May 18

    Dangerous BBQ Grills Could Cause Serious Injury in Summer Month

    Dangerous BBQ Grills Could Cause Serious Injury in Summer Month
    Summer is a time for cookouts on the grill. Unfortunately, a fun outdoor barbecue could quickly turn into a devastating disaster if something goes wrong with a grill. Grills could be dangerous not only while in use, but also while simply…
Rank this Week: 1604

Indiana Injury Law Blog

Indiana Injury Law Blog

Covers products liability, medical malpractice and injury law. By Theodoros & Rooth, P.C.

http://www.indianainjurylawblog.com/
  • May 19

    More on the Johnson & Johnson Story

    More on the Johnson & Johnson Story
    Who ever thought that a seemingly gentle and harmless product that has been used on babies for generations is turning out to have such harmful consequences? We continue the saga into Johnson & Johnson’s recent woes and lawsuits.…
  • May 5

    When You Fire up the Grill This Summer

    When You Fire up the Grill This Summer
    ‘Tis the season for firing up the barbecue to enjoy some delicious sizzling steaks, burgers and dogs in the backyard with family and friends.  The last thing we want to do is to put a damper on your summer picnic. Yet, some…
  • Apr 27

    The Clock May be Ticking

    The Clock May be Ticking
    Let’s pretend that you had a medical device implanted into your body a few months ago – perhaps a pacemaker or maybe a new hip.  Ever since the surgery, you just haven’t felt right and the implant doesn’t seem to…
Rank this Week: 887

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers topics such as boating and car accidents, as well as medical malpractice and slip/trip and fall accidents. By Joseph I. Lipsky.

http://www.floridapersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 19

    Bad Roads Often Lead to Pedestrian Deaths in Florida Car Accident

    Bad Roads Often Lead to Pedestrian Deaths in Florida Car Accident
    Florida wins again, but again this definitely not good news to pedestrians. According to a recent study, Florida has the honor of having the greatest rate of pedestrian wrongful deaths from car accidents in America.  Incredibly,…
  • Apr 13

    Florida Ranks High in Distracted Driver Car Accident

    Florida Ranks High in Distracted Driver Car Accident
    Although April is Distracted Driving Awareness month, we, as Florida car accident lawyers know too well that that distracted drivers causing car accidents is an unnecessary problem which is plaguing Florida’s roadways. In fact,…
  • Mar 14

    Drivers Remain Distracted Even After Texting When Stopped

    Drivers Remain Distracted Even After Texting When Stopped
    A recent study by AAA’s Foundation for Traffic and Safety sheds new light on the lasting effects of distracted driving that smartphone use has on drivers, even when they only use their phone while the car is stopped. While most people…
Rank this Week: 1275

Nadrich & Cohen Blog

Nadrich & Cohen Blog

Covers personal injury law in California.

http://www.personalinjurylawcal.com/blog/
  • Mar 27

    Roundup of Death: Can it cause cancer?

    Roundup of Death: Can it cause cancer?
    Herbicide Roundup “the famous weed killer” is it safe? When chemical giant Monsanto first introduced the herbicide Roundup in 1974, it was marketed as being the “safe” alternative to the by now banned DDT. It…
  • Mar 22

    Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma Risk And Breast Implant

    Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma Risk And Breast Implant
    The Breast Implant Lawsuit Attorneys of Nadrich & Cohen, LLP respond to the recent 2017 FDA Alert regarding the lymphoma risk associated with certain types of breast implants. This is not the first FDA warning regarding this risk. The…
  • Mar 13

    Saint Patrick’s Day: The Real Story And Fact

    Saint Patrick’s Day: The Real Story And Fact
    March is the season of green beer, corn beef, and cabbage, as today St. Patrick’s Day is observed around the globe as a celebration of everything Irish. The real St. Patrick however, was far more interesting than even the legends of his…
Rank this Week: 1314

Maryland Medical Malpractice…

Maryland Medical Malpractice Attorney Blog

Covers medical malpractice tort reform, law, cases, news, and trial strategies. By Miller & Zois, LLC.

http://www.marylandmedicalmalpracticeattorneyblog.com/
  • Nov 16

    Malpractice or Negligence? Get the Maryland Law

    Malpractice or Negligence? Get the Maryland Law
    Filing a medical malpractice claim in Maryland is a complicated and an expensive ordeal.  As a pre-condition to any medical malpractice lawsuit in Maryland, you have to first file in Health Claims Arbitration and you must provide…
  • Nov 4

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  • Oct 29

    Doctors Start a Malpractice Trial in the Lead

    Doctors Start a Malpractice Trial in the Lead
    I always like to read what medical malpractice defense lawyers are telling each other about how to defend a medical malpractice case. I found this paragraph today in an article discussing defending medical doctors: This changed image probably…
Rank this Week: 1556

Legal Malpractice Decisions

Legal Malpractice Decisions

Covers Illinois malpractice and ethics decisions. By Edward X. Clinton, Jr.

http://www.legalmalpracticeillinois.com/
  • Aug 13

    New Addre

    New Addre
    This blog will remain here.However, new posts will be published at this location:www.chicagolegalmalpracticelawyerblog.comThank you.
  • Jun 23

    ARDC Files Complaint Alleging Lawyer Submitted Bogus Taxi Receipt

    ARDC Files Complaint Alleging Lawyer Submitted Bogus Taxi Receipt
    BEFORE THE HEARING BOARD: The ARDC has accused a former partner of Sidley & Austin of submitting 800 false cab receipts to the firm and accepting reimbursements in excess of $69,000. The ARDC alleges that the lawyer never took the cab…
  • Jun 17

    Illinois Supreme Court Amends The Rules To Allow A Limited Scope Appearance

    Illinois Supreme Court Amends The Rules To Allow A Limited Scope Appearance
    The Illinois Supreme Court has amended three rules, 11, 13 and 137 to allow attorneys to file what is to be known as a limited scope appearance in a case.The Notice of Limited Scope Appearance must explain to the other party what the scope of…
Rank this Week: 982

Legal Medicine

Legal Medicine

Covers medical malpractice and nursing home abuse litigation. By Dan Frith and Lauren Morgan Ellerman.

http://legalmedicine.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 30

    Why do people file Medical Malpractice lawsuits?

    Why do people file Medical Malpractice lawsuits?
    I am currently reading a magazine written for the long term care industry. There is a column called Dear Dr Jeff wherein readers ask questions and a doctor, Dr. Jeff, presumably a gerontologist, responds.Today the topic is tort reform and Dr.…
  • Jan 27

    HOW TO PICK THE RIGHT NURSING HOME OR REHAB

    HOW TO PICK THE RIGHT NURSING HOME OR REHAB
    This morning I had a conversation with a friend about his Mom needing rehabilitation post surgery.Last week I discussed with a colleague how her Mom had just been discharged from a rehab facility after two falls and two hip fractures (one of…
  • Jan 9

    HOSPITAL ERRORS GO UNREPORTED

    HOSPITAL ERRORS GO UNREPORTED
    The New York Times published a great article last week titled, "Report Finds Most Errors at Hospitals Go Unreported."The opening sentence says it all:
Rank this Week: 1007

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/
  • May 26

    How Can an Umbrella Policy Protect Me Following a Car Accident?

    How Can an Umbrella Policy Protect Me Following a Car Accident?
    Many Georgia residents take out “umbrella” policies to provide extra insurance protection in the event of an accident. An umbrella policy provides liability coverage above and beyond standard homeowners or automobile insurance.…
  • May 19

    Georgia Court Upholds $4 Million Verdict in Infant Wrongful Death Case

    Georgia Court Upholds $4 Million Verdict in Infant Wrongful Death Case
    Medical malpractice, like any personal injury claim, requires proof of two things: The defendant committed a negligent act, and that act was the “proximate cause” of the plaintiff’s injuries. Unlike other kinds of personal…
  • May 12

    How Imprecise Statements Can Derail Your Slip-and-Fall Claim

    How Imprecise Statements Can Derail Your Slip-and-Fall Claim
    In any kind of personal injury case, it is important to be as precise as possible in your recollection of events. Obviously, nobody has a perfect memory, and you may be called to testify about an accident months or years later. But the words…
Rank this Week: 5182

Searcy Law Blog

Searcy Law Blog

Features opinions, editorials, and factual reporting in connection with injured victims, defective products, law, drug recall, and other related topics. By Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley PA.

http://www.searcylaw.com/what-you-should-know/practice-area-blog/
  • May 26

    Memorial Day — Thank you to those fallen heroe

    Memorial Day — Thank you to those fallen heroe
      Giving your life to your country; to honor your family; to defend the ideals of a great country; and to defend our home land. Can there be anything more honorable than this? Many fallen heroes have heard the call to service of our…
  • May 24

    Growing Older — Safety Resources & Information

    Growing Older — Safety Resources & Information
    Children and the elderly are most often hurt in avoidable accidents in and around the home. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reports that about 1.4 million Americans age 65 years and older are treated in emergency rooms at…
  • May 22

    Smartphones and Driving DO NOT MIX

    Smartphones and Driving DO NOT MIX
    Tragic automobile accidents forever change the lives of those involved. I have seen it too often in my career. For the victim, a life may be tragically cut short. For the at-fault party, they will live knowing that their negligence caused…
Rank this Week: 5119

Northern Virginia and Washington…

Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Lawyers’ Blog

By Shevlin Smith. Covers medical malpractice and personal injury law.

http://www.shevlinsmith.com/blog/
  • May 26

    Could Infant Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Be Caused by Medical Malpractice?

    Could Infant Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Be Caused by Medical Malpractice?
    No one ever wants to think about a baby suffering a birth injury, let alone a brain injury that can affect her for the rest of her life. Unfortunately, there are times during labor and delivery when a baby could be deprived of oxygen, which…
  • May 24

    What if I'm not happy with the results of my surgery? Can I sue for medical malpractice?

    What if I'm not happy with the results of my surgery? Can I sue for medical malpractice?
    Whether you had a medically necessary life-saving surgery or you had an elective cosmetic surgery, the results of the surgery may be upsetting. However, just because you aren’t happy with the results of your surgery, doesn’t mean…
  • May 22

    How long does it take to pursue a claim for medical negligence?

    How long does it take to pursue a claim for medical negligence?
    After suffering an injury at the hands of a medical professional, it is important to start working on your potential medical malpractice claim right away. This is because there may be evidence to secure, medical records to obtain, and…
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Shevlin Smith

Shevlin Smith

Essential information about medical malpractice and personal injury.

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  • May 26

    Could Infant Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Be Caused by Medical Malpractice?

    Could Infant Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Be Caused by Medical Malpractice?
    No one ever wants to think about a baby suffering a birth injury, let alone a brain injury that can affect her for the rest of her life. Unfortunately, there are times during labor and delivery when a baby could be deprived of oxygen, which…
  • May 24

    What if I'm not happy with the results of my surgery? Can I sue for medical malpractice?

    What if I'm not happy with the results of my surgery? Can I sue for medical malpractice?
    Whether you had a medically necessary life-saving surgery or you had an elective cosmetic surgery, the results of the surgery may be upsetting. However, just because you aren’t happy with the results of your surgery, doesn’t mean…
  • May 22

    How long does it take to pursue a claim for medical negligence?

    How long does it take to pursue a claim for medical negligence?
    After suffering an injury at the hands of a medical professional, it is important to start working on your potential medical malpractice claim right away. This is because there may be evidence to secure, medical records to obtain, and…
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Georgia Injury Attorney Blog

Georgia Injury Attorney Blog

Covers medical malpractice, products liability, workers compensation and injury law. By The McAleer Law Firm P.C.

http://www.georgiaaccidentattorneys.net/
  • May 26

    U.S. Supreme Court Requires Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements Be Treated Like Any Other Contract

    U.S. Supreme Court Requires Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements Be Treated Like Any Other Contract
    Nursing home arbitration clauses have recently come under heavy scrutiny. These clauses, which may act to prevent a party from filing a lawsuit in a court of law, are often contained in large blocks of small print, making it unlikely that the…
  • May 23

    Undue Nit-picking by Georgia’s Court of Appeals?

    Undue Nit-picking by Georgia’s Court of Appeals?
    In a recent decision, a Georgia court of appeals dismissed a woman’s lawsuit against the Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT), finding that she failed to satisfy the requirements in her “ante litem,” or pre-lawsuit,…
  • May 18

    Pointing the Finger — Apportioning Fault in Georgia Motor Vehicle Accident

    Pointing the Finger — Apportioning Fault in Georgia Motor Vehicle Accident
    The are many types of motor vehicle accidents, as well as many different causes. After an accident occurs, if the parties cannot come to an agreement on who is responsible, it is left up to a jury to determine who was at fault in causing the…
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Southern California Injury Lawyer…

Southern California Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law, medical malpractice and workers' compensation. By Sharifi Firm, PLC.

http://www.southerncaliforniainjurylawyer.net/
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CVN Legal News

CVN Legal News

Provides news stories, analysis, and video clips on major state-law, civil trials throughout the nation.

http://www.cvn.com/news
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Baltimore Medical Malpractice…

Baltimore Medical Malpractice Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice. By Arfaa Law Group.

http://www.baltimoremedicalmalpracticelawyer.net/
  • May 25

    Liposuction Malpractice in Maryland

    Liposuction Malpractice in Maryland
    Many patients undergo plastic surgery in hope of positive results, and many accomplish them. Unfortunately, however, complications do arise for a number of patients. If you or someone close to you was injured during liposuction surgery, you…
  • May 18

    Medical Malpractice Involving Broken Bones or Fracture

    Medical Malpractice Involving Broken Bones or Fracture
    Doctors are supposed to treat broken bones and fractures in ways that will improve the problem, rather than make it worse. Unfortunately, this does not always happen. If you or someone close to you has received negligent treatment for a…
  • May 10

    Maryland Court Addresses Expert Witness Issue in Medical Malpractice Case

    Maryland Court Addresses Expert Witness Issue in Medical Malpractice Case
    Under Maryland law, every medical malpractice case requires testimony from an expert witness. In fact, Rule 5-702 denotes that expert testimony may be admitted if the court decides that the testimony will help the trier of fact (either…
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Thomson Law Firm Q & A

Thomson Law Firm Q & A

Answers common questions about car accidents, medical malpractice and other serious issues that can involve lawsuits.

http://www.myvirginiainjurylawyer.com/q-a/
  • May 24

    Can the Most Dangerous Type of Truck Accidents be Prevented?

    Can the Most Dangerous Type of Truck Accidents be Prevented?
    If someone were to ask what type of truck accident caused more wrongful deaths in our country than any other what would you say? Do you think they are  truck roll-overs? How about wheel-off accidents? Maybe accidents caused by…
  • May 17

    An Unsecured Firearm at a Daycare?

    An Unsecured Firearm at a Daycare?
    Yesterday, I read of a tragic story from Orange County, Va. A four-year old in the home of a Stafford County Police Recruit that was also operating as a daycare, found a loaded, unsecure firearm and shot himself. A 911 call was placed at…
  • May 9

    Is it Illegal to Use Your Cell Phone While Driving in Virginia?

    Is it Illegal to Use Your Cell Phone While Driving in Virginia?
    Yes, it is. If you’re under the age of 18 it is considered unlawful to use a cell phone in any way while operating a motor vehicle.  This includes hands-free devices. School bus drivers are also prohibuted from using a cell phone…
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RSH Legal blog

RSH Legal blog

Covers Iowa personal injury.

https://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
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G. Eric Nelson & Associates Blog

G. Eric Nelson & Associates Blog

Covers medical negligence in Utah.

http://www.ericnielson.com/blog.html
  • May 22

    WHAT SHOULD A WOMAN DO IF SHE HAS A LUMP IN HER BREAST AND THE DOCTOR DOESN’T SEEM PARTICULARLY CONCERNED?

    WHAT SHOULD A WOMAN DO IF SHE HAS A LUMP IN HER BREAST AND THE DOCTOR DOESN’T SEEM PARTICULARLY CONCERNED?
    The short answer is simple: Get a second opinion if the lump persists for over one menstrual cycle.   Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of death among women in United States. The breast cancer rate has gone up steadily for the…
  • Dec 21

    Importance of Board Certification for Plastic Surgery

    Importance of Board Certification for Plastic Surgery
    Utah’s demand for plastic surgery is one of the highest in the nation. In 2010, Utah ranked 8th in the nation for the number of plastic surgeries per capita. This love affair with cosmetic enhancements leads to deadly complications for…
  • Sep 26

    Medical Malpractice Law in Utah

    Medical Malpractice Law in Utah
    Medical malpractice is a serious issue. We trust doctors and other healthcare professionals to give us quality care and avoid making careless mistakes. However, this isn’t always the case. If you think you have a potential medical…
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Tampa Personal Injury…

Tampa Personal Injury Attorney/Lawyer Blog

By Joyce & Reyes Law Firm, P.A.

http://www.joyceandreyespa.com/blog/
  • May 22

    Florida family wins $33.8 million medical malpractice award in brain injury case

    Florida family wins $33.8 million medical malpractice award in brain injury case
    A Florida family was awarded $33.8 million in a medical malpractice lawsuit after a judge ruled that a baby’s irreversible brain damage was caused by the decisions of a federally employed doctor. The baby’s mother was a patient at…
  • May 15

    Florida drivers second worst in country for distracted driving

    Florida drivers second worst in country for distracted driving
    Researchers ranked Florida’s distracted drivers the second worst in the nation. EverQuote, an online insurance marketplace, collected data from 2.7 million car trips over 230 million miles, through its EverDrive app, which promotes safe…
  • Apr 26

    Wrongful death lawsuits filed over crash that killed Jose Fernandez and two friend

    Wrongful death lawsuits filed over crash that killed Jose Fernandez and two friend
    Wrongful death lawsuits have been filed in Florida by the families of two people who died along with Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez when the boat he was piloting crashed into a jetty. The accident occurred on September 25, 2016, when…
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Personal Injury News &…

Personal Injury News & Developments

Covers medical malpractice, workers' compensation and injury law. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers.

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news
  • May 22

    Springtime Driving Means Extra Caution Around Road Construction Work Zone

    Springtime Driving Means Extra Caution Around Road Construction Work Zone
    With spring upon us and summer approaching, more people are taking to the roads as the weather allows them to enjoy travel and the outdoors. This is also when construction crews are most active repairing the roads and preparing them for the…
  • May 15

    Study Finds Fewer Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Higher Payout

    Study Finds Fewer Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Higher Payout
    Recent studies have shown that the number of medical malpractice lawsuits filed in the United States has dropped significantly over the last twenty years while the average claim has risen. Higher claims have been cited by proponents of tort…
  • May 9

    Motorcyclists Need to Review Preventative Measures to Avoid Crashe

    Motorcyclists Need to Review Preventative Measures to Avoid Crashe
    Over 80% of motorcycle accidents end with severe injury or death to the motorcyclist or his or her passenger. For this reason alone, it is important that motorcyclists review crash prevention measures and other safety practices that can help…
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Utah Personal Injury Law Blog

Utah Personal Injury Law Blog

By Overson & Sheen, LLC.

http://www.utahpersonalinjurylaw.net/blog/
  • May 22

    What Happens After a Taxi Accident in Utah?

    What Happens After a Taxi Accident in Utah?
    Most taxi drivers have good driving records and carry their customers safely, but with thousands of people using Ute Cab, Champion Taxi, and similar services on a daily basis, accidents can happen at any moment. If you or a loved one is ever…
  • May 11

    When You Should Sue Your Doctor for Medical Malpractice in Utah

    When You Should Sue Your Doctor for Medical Malpractice in Utah
    If you’re concerned that you or a family member might have been a victim of malpractice at a hospital or clinic in Utah, you should discuss your situation with a Salt Lake City personal injury lawyer as soon as possible. A personal…
  • May 8

    What Can Happen if Your Dog Severely Injures Someone in Utah?

    What Can Happen if Your Dog Severely Injures Someone in Utah?
    If your dog bites and injures another person in Utah, you can be held liable for that person’s medical bills. Conversely, by filing a claim or lawsuit, dog attack victims can pursue financial compensation from owners of dogs that cause…
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Malman Law Injury Blog

Malman Law Injury Blog

Covers recent cases, helpful tips, and research with personal injury, workers compensation, accident injuries, nursing home neglect and abuse, medical malpractice, and wrongful death.

http://www.malmanlaw.com/malman-law-injury-blog
  • May 22

    Understanding the Complexities of Filing a Medical Malpractice Case

    Understanding the Complexities of Filing a Medical Malpractice Case
    Experienced Attorney Helping Victims File Medical Malpractice Cases in Chicago As a patient, you have the right to expect that your physicians treat you with expertise, competency, and out of your best interests. Unfortunately, that is not…
  • May 15

    Ways to Inadvertently Damage Your Personal Injury Case

    Ways to Inadvertently Damage Your Personal Injury Case
    Chicago Injury Attorney Helping Victims Protect their Case Before your case even begins, your actions play a heavy role in how successful your personal injury claim can be. It is important, then, to know the common mistakes made by plaintiffs…
  • May 15

    Ways to Inadvertently Damage Your Personal Injury Case

    Ways to Inadvertently Damage Your Personal Injury Case
    Before your case even begins, your actions play a heavy role in how successful your personal injury claim can be. It is important, then, to know the common mistakes made by plaintiffs long before their cases start, and what you can do now to…
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Agee Clymer Mitchell and Laret…

Agee Clymer Mitchell and Laret Blog

Covers Ohio workers' compensation, disability insurance, medical malpractice and personal injury law.

http://www.ageeclymer.com/blogs/
  • May 22

    Full Tort vs. Limited Tort Ohio

    Full Tort vs. Limited Tort Ohio
    Explaining the difference between a full tort and a limited tort requires defining multiple legal terms. First, a tort is a harm. In a civil lawsuit, the plaintiff claims that a tort resulted from the defendant’s action or inaction.…
  • May 8

    Tips for Finding a Law Firm You Can Trust

    Tips for Finding a Law Firm You Can Trust
    Trust forms the bedrock of every lawyer-client relationship. Specifically, a client must trust that his or her attorney will Work hard to represent them, Use good judgment, Carry out their wishes, Keep information in confidence, Charge a…
  • Apr 12

    What Is a Guardian Ad Litem and How Does That Person Relate to Personal Injury Cases?

    What Is a Guardian Ad Litem and How Does That Person Relate to Personal Injury Cases?
    A guardian ad litem is an adult who represents the interests of a minor child or disabled child of any age in court. Generally, “minor” means younger than 18 years of age. The legal definition of a disability that makes someone…
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New York Injury Attorneys Blog

New York Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers injury law, medical malpractice, products liability and qui tam. By Caesar and Napoli, P.C.

https://blog.caesarnapoli.com/
  • May 21

    Construction Worker’s Death Results in Criminal Charge

    Construction Worker’s Death Results in Criminal Charge
    When he turned 18, Fernando Vanegaz immigrated from his home country of Ecuador to the United States. His parents had made the move years earlier for work, so when Fernando arrived there was a home in Queens waiting for him. He was eager for…
  • May 14

    Used Car Dealers Allowed to Sell ‘Deathtrap’ Cars Under Current NY Law

    Used Car Dealers Allowed to Sell ‘Deathtrap’ Cars Under Current NY Law
    It seems as though every time we turn on the news, we’re met with another story about an auto recall. Some of the most infamous include GM’s faulty ignition devices, responsible for the deaths of at least 169 Americans, and the…
  • May 8

    The Five Most Deadly Places to Drive in NYC

    The Five Most Deadly Places to Drive in NYC
    Mayor Bill de Blasio brought the Vision Zero plan to New York City in 2014, with the goal of reducing the number of deaths caused by traffic collisions to zero by 2014. While the first two years of Vision Zero led to fewer traffic deaths, the…
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Tennessee Injury Lawyer Blog

Tennessee Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury law. By The Law Office of Eric Beasley.

http://www.tennesseeinjurylawyer.net/
  • May 19

    Tennessee Court Considers Re-Opening Sealed Records When Multiple Personal Injury Lawsuits are Filed

    Tennessee Court Considers Re-Opening Sealed Records When Multiple Personal Injury Lawsuits are Filed
    One of the foundational principles of the public judiciary is that judicial proceedings should be open and transparent for the public. For this reason, filings, papers, and arguments made by parties in a lawsuit are typically considered part…
  • May 12

    Tennessee Court Upholds Exclusion of Evidence For Lack of Relevance

    Tennessee Court Upholds Exclusion of Evidence For Lack of Relevance
    While relevance may seem like a straightforward concept to grasp during a trial, it can often be surprisingly complex. Judges are tasked with the difficult directive of keeping a trial on task and on point, which includes excluding evidence…
  • May 4

    Tennessee Court Affirms Ruling Reducing “Grossly Disproportionate” Award

    Tennessee Court Affirms Ruling Reducing “Grossly Disproportionate” Award
    When a plaintiff wins a lawsuit, the jury must typically decide the amount of damages that the plaintiff should be awarded, based on the evidence that the plaintiff has presented at trial. When a plaintiff so requests, juries can award…
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Legal Help for Veterans, PLLC Blog

Legal Help for Veterans, PLLC Blog

Covers the Department of Veterans Affairs and medical care for veterans.

http://www.legalhelpforveterans.com/blog/
  • May 19

    More focus needed on physical health effects of PTSD, says study

    More focus needed on physical health effects of PTSD, says study
    Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has long been considered a psychological condition. However, researchers are now saying it should be viewed as a systemic disorder that can also take a damaging toll on bodily health. A new study has…
  • May 10

    Drug maker fined $19.8 million for overcharging the VA

    Drug maker fined $19.8 million for overcharging the VA
    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has been overcharged for several drugs for nearly a decade, resulting in a steady decrease of financial resources that should have gone to veterans’ care. A French pharmaceutical company will pay…
  • Apr 28

    Viral Facebook photos of veterans in ER prompt investigation of VA hospital

    Viral Facebook photos of veterans in ER prompt investigation of VA hospital
    A Facebook post showing photos of one wheelchair-bound veteran slumping over in pain and another lying on the floor at a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital have gone viral online. The post has triggered an internal investigation…
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Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury and accident law. By Moll Law Group.

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.net/
  • May 19

    Defective Design Lawsuit Claims Keurig Coffee Machine Caused House Fire

    Defective Design Lawsuit Claims Keurig Coffee Machine Caused House Fire
    When someone suffers injuries as a result of a defective or dangerous product, the potential defendants that may be held liable range from the company that designed the product to the manufacturer and even the retailer. Product liability…
  • May 17

    Determining Liability in Illinois Multi-Vehicle Car Accident

    Determining Liability in Illinois Multi-Vehicle Car Accident
    Personal injury claims arising out of car accidents usually involve acts of negligence, and they often involve multiple parties. For example, there may be allegations that a driver failed to obey traffic laws, failed to drive safely…
  • May 12

    Reality T.V. Star Charged with Fleeing Scene After Allegedly Rear-Ending Tractor

    Reality T.V. Star Charged with Fleeing Scene After Allegedly Rear-Ending Tractor
    Many car accidents are caused by a driver’s negligence. Often, these accidents involve the negligent driver not paying attention to the road and rear-ending the vehicle in front of them. According to recent statistics from the National…
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