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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: 83

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/
  • 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…
  • Jan 9

    Lawsuit Alleges Patient’s Death Due to Nursing Neglect

    Lawsuit Alleges Patient’s Death Due to Nursing Neglect
    A wrongful death lawsuit filed against a nursing home in Richmond, Virginia highlights the dangers of pressure ulcers and reveals the pain and suffering patients go through when their caregivers ignore their conditions. Donald Shelton…
  • Dec 12

    Action Against Nursing Home Operator for Systemic Understaffing

    Action Against Nursing Home Operator for Systemic Understaffing
    One of the nation’s largest nursing home chains suffered a legal setback that could eventually send ripples throughout the nursing care community at large. Despite aggressive attempts to have a lawsuit thrown out alleging that the…
Rank this Week: 159

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/
  • Mar 29

    Target to recall defective magnetic Tic Tac Toe Game

    Target to recall defective magnetic Tic Tac Toe Game
    A defective child product was recalled Today by Target. If you recently bought the Magnetic Tic Tac Toe Game you should be aware that this game set is defective and extremely dangerous for your children. The magnets can detach from the game…
  • Mar 29

    An elderly pedestrian died from his injuries, a few weeks after being hit by a car in New York

    An elderly pedestrian died from his injuries, a few weeks after being hit by a car in New York
    An 87 year old pedestrian who was hit by a SUV in New York a few weeks ago died from his injuries yesterday according to the police. The man was crossing Grand Street in the Lower East Side around 6:40 pm on March 7th when he was hit by…
  • Mar 28

    A hit and run driver who killed a bicyclist in NYC was arrested 11 months after the accident

    A hit and run driver who killed a bicyclist in NYC was arrested 11 months after the accident
    Giovanni Nin died in a bicycle accident in NYC last June in the Bronx, NYC. The driver who hit him fled the scene of the accident. 11 months later the police arrested him. On June 11 2016, Giovanni was heading for a nap at his…
Rank this Week: 258

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/
  • Mar 27

    Chicago Tribune Report Shows Pharmacies Missing Major Drug Interaction

    Chicago Tribune Report Shows Pharmacies Missing Major Drug Interaction
    In a collaborative report with Chicago physician Dr. Steven Fox and two pharmacy professors who specialize in drug interactions, the Chicago Tribune has pulled back the curtain on a frighteningly common occurrence. Pharmacists at…
  • Mar 15

    Popular Medicine Not Always the Best Course of Treatment

    Popular Medicine Not Always the Best Course of Treatment
    In a co-authored investigative report by ProPublica and The Atlantic, journalist David Epstein outlines the epidemic being played out in hospitals, clinics, and doctor’s offices around the country. Despite evidence to the contrary,…
  • Mar 15

    Levin & Perconti Settles Mt. Sinai Lawsuit for $3.6 Million

    Levin & Perconti Settles Mt. Sinai Lawsuit for $3.6 Million
    Levin & Perconti has just settled a medical malpractice lawsuit against Mt. Sinai Hospital, recovering $3.6 million for the estate of Alberto Mendez, who died after improperly administered anesthesia after a cascade of medical oversights.…
Rank this Week: 315

Malman Law Injury Blog

Malman Law Injury Blog

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

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

    Is Your Baby’s Toy a Toxic Hazard?

    Is Your Baby’s Toy a Toxic Hazard?
    Chicago Injury Attorney Informs About Toxic Toy Hazards Whether your child has received a flurry of new toys for the holidays, or you are just picking up a few new toys from a local garage sale – buyer beware. There are several…
  • Mar 20

    Can I Sue for Laundry Pod Poisoning in My Child?

    Can I Sue for Laundry Pod Poisoning in My Child?
    Knowledgeable Chicago Lawyer Answering Questions About Laundry Pod Poisoning Over the years, manufacturers have looked for ways to make household maintenance and chores as convenient as possible. From washing machines that can tackle larger…
  • Mar 13

    Are You Enjoying the Salt and Ice Challenge? Beware of the Possible Liability

    Are You Enjoying the Salt and Ice Challenge? Beware of the Possible Liability
    The internet is full of fads, and lately, the trend of “challenges” has taken social media and video sharing services by storm. The latest challenge is known as the “Salt and Ice” challenge. It is an incredibly…
Rank this Week: 461

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/
Rank this Week: 493

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: 468

Medical Malpractice Law Blog

Medical Malpractice Law Blog

Covers asbestos, cancer, class actions, medical malpractice, personal injury and tort reform. By David Austin.

http://legalnews.typepad.com/legalnews/
  • Oct 2

    Doctor's plea for Malpractice Cap dies in Court

    Doctor's plea for Malpractice Cap dies in Court
    The Florida Supreme court has allowed lawyers in Florida to have their clients waive the constitutional limits on fees. TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Supreme Court has handed a final defeat to doctors who fought for years to place stringent…
  • Oct 2

    Doctor's plea for Malpractice Cap dies in Court

    Doctor's plea for Malpractice Cap dies in Court
    The Florida Supreme court has allowed lawyers in Florida to have their clients waive the constitutional limits on fees. TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Supreme Court has handed a final defeat to doctors who fought for years to place…
  • Sep 29

    Damages Cap Unconstitutional

    Damages Cap Unconstitutional
    In Louisiana the cap on Medical Malpractice damages was set at $500,000 in 1975.  Well the Louisiana Supreme Court has recently ruled that that amount ($500,000) in not adequate anymore.  It is too low. BATON ROUGE -- Louisiana's $500,000…
Rank this Week: 542

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/
  • Mar 28

    Jacoby & Meyers Goes Down Bigly

    Jacoby & Meyers Goes Down Bigly
    Jacoby & Meyers had an idea. If only they could get non-lawyers to put money into its firm for a share of the profits, they could fund expansion. The only itty, bitty problem with that is that it’s ethically impermissible to share…
  • Mar 20

    Breslin and Blogging

    Breslin and Blogging
    I was reading an obit of the great New York newsman Jimmy Breslin, who died yesterday, and a quote jumped right off the page that I wanted to share. Because it’s about blogging, sort of. His readers and reputation were clearly that of…
  • Mar 16

    Good Doggie, Bad Owner, No Lawsuit

    Good Doggie, Bad Owner, No Lawsuit
    When last we visited New York’s dog law, it was really good for dog owners, but not so good for those that were injured by their negligence. New York, you see, is an outlier to the vast majority of states. While in most states you can…
Rank this Week: 871

Nursing Law Blog

Nursing Law Blog

Covers health law and nursing law. By George F. Indest III, P.A.

https://nursinglawblog.wordpress.com
Rank this Week: 774

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/
  • Mar 27

    Biomet Hip MDL Judge Remanded Florida Cases to State Court

    Biomet Hip MDL Judge Remanded Florida Cases to State Court
    Plaintiffs, Griseth DeJesus, Chanton Harris and Rita Taranto sued in Florida State Court asserting that they were injured by hip implant manufactured by Biomet Inc. and Biomet Orthopedics LLC.  According to the complaints, “the…
  • Mar 22

    Seniors and Falls: A Growing, Preventable Problem

    Seniors and Falls: A Growing, Preventable Problem
    The No. 1 cause of injury to U.S. seniors are falls. They happen at unimaginable rates. A member of the elderly population receives treatment in an emergency room every 11 seconds because of a fall. Someone age 75 or older dies from a fall…
  • Mar 16

    Congressional Hypocrisy — Taking away your right

    Congressional Hypocrisy — Taking away your right
    As a part of the recent speed racing bills through Congress, they have put up HR 1215. Quite erroneously, they have titled it: “Protecting Access to Care Act of 2017”. A read of the act’s text quickly tells any objective…
Rank this Week: 672

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
  • Mar 27

    Is Your Baby’s Toy a Toxic Hazard?

    Is Your Baby’s Toy a Toxic Hazard?
    Chicago Injury Attorney Informs About Toxic Toy Hazards Whether your child has received a flurry of new toys for the holidays, or you are just picking up a few new toys from a local garage sale – buyer beware. There are several…
  • Mar 20

    Can I Sue for Laundry Pod Poisoning in My Child?

    Can I Sue for Laundry Pod Poisoning in My Child?
    Knowledgeable Chicago Lawyer Answering Questions About Laundry Pod Poisoning Over the years, manufacturers have looked for ways to make household maintenance and chores as convenient as possible. From washing machines that can tackle larger…
  • Mar 13

    Are You Enjoying the Salt and Ice Challenge? Beware of the Possible Liability

    Are You Enjoying the Salt and Ice Challenge? Beware of the Possible Liability
    The internet is full of fads, and lately, the trend of “challenges” has taken social media and video sharing services by storm. The latest challenge is known as the “Salt and Ice” challenge. It is an incredibly…
Rank this Week: 693

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/
  • Mar 24

    Is a Georgia Doctor Liable for Failing to Properly Diagnose a Suicidal Patient?

    Is a Georgia Doctor Liable for Failing to Properly Diagnose a Suicidal Patient?
    Mental illness is a serious problem for many Georgia residents. Tragically, many people do not get the care they need until it is too late. In some cases, mental health care providers are negligent in failing to take immediate action to…
  • Mar 17

    Georgia Justices Reject Emotional Distress Claim Over Mishandling of Child’s Remain

    Georgia Justices Reject Emotional Distress Claim Over Mishandling of Child’s Remain
    An often overlooked element of many personal injury cases is the emotional harm sustained by the victim. Georgia courts have long recognized “negligent infliction of emotional distress” as a tort, but recovery is generally limited…
  • Mar 10

    Georgia Supreme Court Reinstates Lawsuit Over Pitbull Attack

    Georgia Supreme Court Reinstates Lawsuit Over Pitbull Attack
    When is a dog owner legally responsible for an attack that injures someone else? Georgia law states that anyone who “keeps a vicious or dangerous animal” is liable for “careless management” of said animal. The question…
Rank this Week: 988

New York Malpractice & Injury…

New York Malpractice & Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law and medical malpractice. By Bottar Leone, PLLC.

http://www.bottarleone.com/blog/
  • Mar 24

    Doctor Fails to Hire Attorney in Medical Malpractice Case

    Doctor Fails to Hire Attorney in Medical Malpractice Case
    For a court case to be successful, both sides are typically represented by attorneys. The plaintiff’s attorney files the suit, naming one or more parties, and those persons hire defense attorneys. Such was not what occurred in a recent…
  • Mar 22

    “Wrongful Birth” Bill Introduced in Texa

    “Wrongful Birth” Bill Introduced in Texa
    The law may soon be changing in Texas. A bill has been introduced that would protect doctors from “wrongful birth” lawsuits filed by families. The aim of the bill is to protect not only doctors, but the rights of disabled infants.…
  • Mar 20

    Army Vet Awarded $2.5 Million

    Army Vet Awarded $2.5 Million
    A United States Army veteran was awarded $2.5 million in a medical malpractice lawsuit. The defendant, the Phoenix VA, lost the case that stemmed from a 2011 mistake. According to reports, the veteran went to the VA in Phoenix for an initial…
Rank this Week: 1106

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/
  • Mar 23

    Does Your Immigration Status Matter if You Have Been Injured in a Car Wreck?

    Does Your Immigration Status Matter if You Have Been Injured in a Car Wreck?
    Does the immigration status of someone injured in a car accident prohibit the person from filing a lawsuit to recover for damages? No. The United States Constitution guarantees all “persons” due process, regardless of immigration…
  • Mar 23

    Does Your Immigration Status Matter if You Have Been Injured in a Car Wreck?

    Does Your Immigration Status Matter if You Have Been Injured in a Car Wreck?
    Does the immigration status of someone injured in a car accident prohibit the person from filing a lawsuit to recover for damages? No. The United States Constitution guarantees all “persons” due process, regardless of immigration…
  • Mar 21

    Washington Drivers Banned from Hand-Held Device

    Washington Drivers Banned from Hand-Held Device
    A Washington state measure to ban holding a phone while driving passed in the House a day after a similar measure passed in the Senate. House Bill 1371 received a 52-45 vote in the Democratic-controlled House Tuesday. Democratic Rep. Jessyn…
Rank this Week: 981

Physician Law Blog

Physician Law Blog

Covers legal issues for physicians, nurses, chiropractors, dentists, physical therapists, and other health professionals. By Sandberg, Phoenix & Von Gontard P.C.

http://physicianlawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1280

G. Eric Nelson & Associates Blog

G. Eric Nelson & Associates Blog

Covers medical negligence in Utah.

http://www.ericnielson.com/blog.html
  • 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…
  • Sep 26

    Five Tips for Navigating a Medical Malpractice Deposition

    Five Tips for Navigating a Medical Malpractice Deposition
    A deposition is a necessary part of discovery for medical malpractice lawsuits. If you’re the plaintiff in a case, you will be expected to make yourself available for organized questioning. Essentially, a deposition is a question and…
Rank this Week: 1173

Mass Tort Defense

Mass Tort Defense

Covers legal issues relating to defense of mass tort cases and large scale product liability claims. By Sean P. Wajert of Dechert, LLP.

http://www.masstortdefense.com/
  • May 18

    Supreme Court Offers Some Guidance on Standing

    Supreme Court Offers Some Guidance on Standing
    The Supreme Court has decided a case involving injury-in-fact and standing issues that may have significant impacts on class actions.  See Spokeo Inc. v. Robins, No. 13-1339 (U.S. 5/16/16). Spokeo, Inc. operated a “people…
  • May 11

    Ninth Circuit Refuses to Revive Water Class Action

    Ninth Circuit Refuses to Revive Water Class Action
    The Ninth Circuit this week declined to revive a proposed class action in Washington federal court accusing defendant of mis-labeling a water drink containing caffeine.  See Harold Maple v. Costco Wholesale Corporation, No.…
  • May 2

    First Circuit Affirms Exclusion of Specific Causation Opinion

    First Circuit Affirms Exclusion of Specific Causation Opinion
    The First Circuit recently affirmed the exclusion of plaintiff's expert in a toxic tort claim, leading to summary judgment. See Milward v. Rust-Oleum Corp., No. 13-2132, 2016 WL 1622620 (1st Cir. 4/25/16). Plaintiff Milward worked…
Rank this Week: 1064

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: 913

Zevan & Davidson Law Firm, LLC…

Zevan & Davidson Law Firm, LLC Blog

Covers personal injury and medical malpractice law in Missouri and Illinois.

http://www.zevandavidson.com/category/blog/
  • Jan 14

    Attorney Rick Voyta

    Attorney Rick Voyta
      Rick Voytas is licensed to practice in Missouri and Illinois. He has been a practicing trial lawyer since 2002. His focus is on aggressively representing clients who have been wronged by large companies. Rick is a native of St. Louis,…
  • Jun 10

    Fatal Consequences of Ectopic Pregnancy Misdiagnosi

    Fatal Consequences of Ectopic Pregnancy Misdiagnosi
    Birth injuries are an unfortunate reality faced by thousands of babies and their parents every year. Pregnancy is one of the most exciting phases in a couple’s life. It can bring cheer and hope to the entire family. However, some…
  • Jun 2

    Missouri Statute of Limitations for Birth Injurie

    Missouri Statute of Limitations for Birth Injurie
    It is important to understand the Missouri statute of limitations for birth injury claims and how it may affect your compensation. Most lawsuits have a statute of limitations which must be adhered to. This includes birth injury lawsuits,…
Rank this Week: 1128

Attorney Ryan M. Springer Blog

Attorney Ryan M. Springer Blog

Covers Utah medical malpractice law.

http://www.ryanspringer.com/blog/
  • Aug 2

    Recording Medical Procedures for Patient Safety

    Recording Medical Procedures for Patient Safety
    As many as 98,000 Americans die every year as the result of surgical errors and mistakes made by hospitals (misdiagnosis, incorrect dosages, incorrect prescriptions, etc.).  The number could be even higher, as many of cases of…
  • Aug 1

    Physicians as “Expert Witnesses”

    Physicians as “Expert Witnesses”
    During a trial, the jury’s opinions and impressions about the case are critical.  One of the things I learned from my most recent trial was how the jurors weighed the testimony of expert witnesses. In a malpractice case, the…
  • Aug 22

    Patient Safety, Medical Technology, and Malpractice

    Patient Safety, Medical Technology, and Malpractice
    One of the reasons that medical malpractice occurs so frequently is increased reliance on computerized systems, automatic orders, and inadequate training on the proper use of medical technology and devices. Thankfully, the healthcare industry…
Rank this Week: 1030

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: 1254

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: 600

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: 724

Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys…

Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers Illinois medical malpractice and workers compensation. By Jerisat & Kostopoulos.

http://www.chicagopersonalinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Jul 15

    Illinois Cancer Diagnosis Malpractice by Medical Professional

    Illinois Cancer Diagnosis Malpractice by Medical Professional
    Medical malpractice in misdiagnosis of cancer is unfortunately common in Illinois and other states. Diagnosing cancer correctly at the earliest stages is crucial to having a good outcome. At its earliest stages, cancer can often be cured by…
  • Jun 14

    Personal Injury Lawyers file Yaz/Yasmin Birth Control Pill Suit

    Personal Injury Lawyers file Yaz/Yasmin Birth Control Pill Suit
    Illinois personal injury lawyers have filed product liability lawsuits involving the Yaz and Yasmin birth control pills. Yasmin is sold under the Ocella and Zarah brands. Yaz is sold under the Gianvi brand name. Bayer Corporation,…
  • Jun 12

    Patent Infringement Verdict of $290 Million, and Clear and Convincing Standard, Upheld by U.S. Supreme Court

    Patent Infringement Verdict of $290 Million, and Clear and Convincing Standard, Upheld by U.S. Supreme Court
    Contingency fee patent attorneys have won a victory for a small tech company . The U.S. Supreme Court upheld a $290 million patent infringement verdict against Microsoft which was appealed from Judge Leonard Davis. This is the largest patent…
Rank this Week: 1269

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
Rank this Week: 1415

Professional Liability Blog

Professional Liability Blog

Covers issues impacting medical practices. By Sandberg Phoenix & Von Gontard P.C.

http://professionalliabilityblog.com/
  • Mar 28

    Despite Agreement, Staffing Agency’s Nurse Was Hospital’s Employee

    Despite Agreement, Staffing Agency’s Nurse Was Hospital’s Employee
    Firms, hospitals, and professional companies across the country have insurance policies in place to protect them when their professionals are accused of malpractice. But who qualifies as “their” professionals? In Interstate Fire…
  • Feb 14

    Auditing Statements: The Critical Distinction Between Fact and Opinion

    Auditing Statements: The Critical Distinction Between Fact and Opinion
    Often times, there is a very fine and sometimes even blurred line between fact and opinion. As the Second Circuit recently indicated in the case of In re Puda Coal Securities Inc., an accountant’s potential liability for its audit…
  • Jan 23

    Auditing Statements: The Critical Distinction Between Fact and Opinion

    Auditing Statements: The Critical Distinction Between Fact and Opinion
    Often times, there is a very fine and sometimes even blurred line between fact and opinion. As the Second Circuit recently indicated in the case of In re Puda Coal Securities Inc., an accountant’s potential liability for its audit…
Rank this Week: 2253

Tennessee Injury Law Center

Tennessee Injury Law Center

Covers insurance law, products liability, medical malpractice and injury and accident law. By The Law Offices of John Day, P.C.

http://www.tennesseeinjurylawcenter.com/
  • Mar 28

    Breaking News: Litigation is Expensive

    Breaking News: Litigation is Expensive
    Last week, Slate reporter Emma Copley Eisenberg did a piece on the “astronomical price” charged by court reporters for trial transcripts.  Eisenberg was stunned by the “outrageous fees” charged by court reporters…
  • Mar 14

    DUIs Are Up Across the Country.  What Is Your Risk in Tennessee?

    DUIs Are Up Across the Country.  What Is Your Risk in Tennessee?
    In 2015, more than 10,000 people lost their lives and another 200,000 were injured in drunk driving related car accidents and another 200,000 were injured.  In Tennessee, despite law enforcement making over 23,000 DUI arrests, drunk…
  • Mar 3

    Protect Yourself:  Driving Fatalities at their Highest Since 2007

    Protect Yourself:  Driving Fatalities at their Highest Since 2007
    Last year, 40,200 people lost their lives in car accidents.  Think about that.  40,200 lives cut short.  40,200 funerals.  40,200 families mourning the loss of a loved one.  For more perspective on that, the Chicago…
Rank this Week: 2286

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/
  • Mar 28

    Texas Lawmakers Make Second Attempt to Legislate Bad Nursing Home

    Texas Lawmakers Make Second Attempt to Legislate Bad Nursing Home
    Several bills have been filed in 2017 which seek to improve nursing home care in Texas. Nursing home abuse is a serious problem, and one which Texas lawmakers have previously tried to legislate with little success. Now they’re…
  • Mar 21

    Fatal Car Accident Numbers Rose Again in 2016

    Fatal Car Accident Numbers Rose Again in 2016
    Preliminary data from 2016 shows that the number of traffic fatalities in the U.S. is on an unfortunate upward trend. There are a variety of reasons that auto accident fatalities are on the rise, but many analysts point to an…
  • Mar 17

    How “Foreseeability” Applies to Personal Injury Case

    How “Foreseeability” Applies to Personal Injury Case
    Actions often have unexpected consequences, but to what extent is someone liable for an unforeseen injury? The concept of foreseeability plays a very important role in determining whether or not someone can be held liable for…
Rank this Week: 1347

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/
  • Mar 28

    Tennessee Court Enforces Terms of Accident Settlement Agreement

    Tennessee Court Enforces Terms of Accident Settlement Agreement
    In this day and age of increasing litigation costs, more and more cases are settled long before trial begins. Plaintiffs frequently empower their attorneys to represent them in settlement negotiations, allowing lawyers to do much of the back…
  • Mar 21

    Tennessee Judge Rules that Insurer and Injured Cannot Bring Accident Suits At The Same Time

    Tennessee Judge Rules that Insurer and Injured Cannot Bring Accident Suits At The Same Time
    As anyone who has been involved in a lawsuit can tell you, litigation is rarely a fast or efficient process. It may take years for a case to proceed from the initial complaint all the way to a jury trial, with plaintiffs left waiting in the…
  • Mar 15

    Tennessee Court Fails to Find State Construction and Maintenance of Roads Defective

    Tennessee Court Fails to Find State Construction and Maintenance of Roads Defective
    When auto accidents occur, most drivers are quick to point fault at another driver, unforeseen distractions in the road, or defects in their vehicle. However, negligence can also arise due to the construction and maintenance of the road…
Rank this Week: 1788

Baltimore Medical Malpractice…

Baltimore Medical Malpractice Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice. By Arfaa Law Group.

http://www.baltimoremedicalmalpracticelawyer.net/
  • Mar 28

    Court Deems Slip and Fall in Doctor’s Office a Medical Malpractice Incident

    Court Deems Slip and Fall in Doctor’s Office a Medical Malpractice Incident
    A West Virginia court recently issued an opinion highlighting one of the challenges that plaintiffs may face when their injuries took place at a hospital or doctor’s office. In this case, the issue was whether a…
  • Mar 23

    Burn Injury Malpractice in Maryland

    Burn Injury Malpractice in Maryland
    Burn injuries can cause serious skin damage. The severity of a burn injury will depend on the intensity of the heat and the length of exposure. When you go to a hospital or outpatient facility to be treated for a burn injury, you expect the…
  • Mar 15

    IV Errors in Maryland

    IV Errors in Maryland
    While administering an IV is a routine procedure in most hospitals and clinics, it can also be dangerous. Every year, IV errors injure a number of patients in Maryland and throughout the United States. These errors can have serious and even…
Rank this Week: 1674

RSH Legal blog

RSH Legal blog

Covers Iowa personal injury.

https://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 1787

Shevlin Smith

Shevlin Smith

Essential information about medical malpractice and personal injury.

http://www.shevlinsmith.com/library/
  • Mar 28

    Forceful Crashes Can Lead to Skull Fractures and Open Head Injurie

    Forceful Crashes Can Lead to Skull Fractures and Open Head Injurie
    When car accidents occur, glass from the windshield and windows can shatter, metal shrapnel from defective airbags can be catapulted, and other objects inside and outside of the car can fly through the air. When any of these things happen in…
  • Mar 24

    Pharmacies Are Missing Dangerous Drug Combination

    Pharmacies Are Missing Dangerous Drug Combination
    When prescribed, medications taken alone are relatively safe and effective for treating specific health conditions; however, when taken in combination with another drugs, medications can have very serious side effects. Many people are…
  • Mar 22

    Reasons Behind Patient Medication Mix-Ups at the Pharmacy

    Reasons Behind Patient Medication Mix-Ups at the Pharmacy
    Many different people of all ages need medications to treat their injuries and ailments. While some people need powerful pain medications, others may need blood pressure medication or mild antibiotics. In fact, there are actually…
Rank this Week: 2700

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/
  • Mar 28

    Forceful Crashes Can Lead to Skull Fractures and Open Head Injurie

    Forceful Crashes Can Lead to Skull Fractures and Open Head Injurie
    When car accidents occur, glass from the windshield and windows can shatter, metal shrapnel from defective airbags can be catapulted, and other objects inside and outside of the car can fly through the air. When any of these things happen in…
  • Mar 24

    Pharmacies Are Missing Dangerous Drug Combination

    Pharmacies Are Missing Dangerous Drug Combination
    When prescribed, medications taken alone are relatively safe and effective for treating specific health conditions; however, when taken in combination with another drugs, medications can have very serious side effects. Many people are…
  • Mar 22

    Reasons Behind Patient Medication Mix-Ups at the Pharmacy

    Reasons Behind Patient Medication Mix-Ups at the Pharmacy
    Many different people of all ages need medications to treat their injuries and ailments. While some people need powerful pain medications, others may need blood pressure medication or mild antibiotics. In fact, there are actually…
Rank this Week: 2503

Lubin & Meyer NH

Lubin & Meyer NH

Focused on New Hampshire medical malpractice and personal injury law.

http://www.lubinandmeyernh.com/
  • Mar 27

    NH Hospitals: 64 Adverse Events Reported to DHHS in 2015

    NH Hospitals: 64 Adverse Events Reported to DHHS in 2015
    About a year ago we highlighted a Report on Medical Errors at NH Hospitals and the excellent coverage by InDepthNH.org, which ran a series of articles on the 29 adverse events — or medical errors — that New Hampshire hospitals are…
  • Feb 15

    NH Birth Injury Settlement: $3.75 Million — Child Suffers from Permanent Brain Injury / Cerebral Palsy

    NH Birth Injury Settlement: $3.75 Million — Child Suffers from Permanent Brain Injury / Cerebral Palsy
    We have added the trial lawyer's report of a recent NH birth injury lawsuit to our Verdicts & Settlements archive at lubinandmeyer.com. The suit claimed that at the time of birth the infant (now 2 years old) suffered hypoxic ischemic…
  • Jan 16

    Drew Meyer, The "Go To Guy" for Injured Patient

    Drew Meyer, The "Go To Guy" for Injured Patient
    Attorney Andrew Meyer Profiled in Huffington Post In a profile published in The Huffington Post, Andrew C. Meyer Jr. is described as "the go to guy for families in MA, NH, and RI, who are dealing with the devastating consequences of…
Rank this Week: 2183

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: 1716

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/
Rank this Week: 2285

Tennessee Attorneys Blog

Tennessee Attorneys Blog

Covers family and injury law, estate planning and medical malpractice. By Martin Heller Potempa & Sheppard, PLLC.

http://www.tennesseeattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2188

Personal Injury News &…

Personal Injury News & Developments

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

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news
  • Mar 27

    Routine Tonsillectomy Demonstrates How Errors Can Impact Routine Procedure

    Routine Tonsillectomy Demonstrates How Errors Can Impact Routine Procedure
    Those undergoing tonsil removal anticipate a very routine procedure with very few risks; and over 530,000 children undergo a tonsillectomy every year in the United States. This is why a family was devastated when a surgical error resulted in…
  • Mar 20

    California Enacts New Law to Curb Distracted Driving

    California Enacts New Law to Curb Distracted Driving
    Distracted driving has been a growing concern over the last decade and state and local governments are beginning to respond by implementing severe laws that would deter drivers from using or even looking at their cellphones while they are on…
  • Mar 13

    15 Most Common Types of Pediatric Surgery

    15 Most Common Types of Pediatric Surgery
    A pediatric surgeon specializes in the treatment of birth defects and childhood medical conditions through surgical procedures and ongoing care. Surgical errors occurring during these procedures may have a profound impact on the child’s…
Rank this Week: 2271

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/
  • Mar 24

    Report: Bill Would Give FDA Mandatory Recall Power Over Drug

    Report: Bill Would Give FDA Mandatory Recall Power Over Drug
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is a federal regulator without a key regulatory power: Recall.  That’s why when investigators with the agency confirmed there were high levels of a potentially lethal toxin in toddler teething…
  • Mar 20

    Defective Aerial Lift Killed Worker, Widow Say

    Defective Aerial Lift Killed Worker, Widow Say
    A widow has filed a wrongful death lawsuit alleging her husband’s death while at work on an aerial lift doing tree removal was preventable, had it not been for a defective lift. Plaintiff, as representative of her husband’s…
  • Mar 17

    Alleged Breast Implant Defects Causing Illness in Women

    Alleged Breast Implant Defects Causing Illness in Women
    A subsidiary of product manufacturing behemoth Johnson & Johnson is facing a product liability lawsuit for allegedly selling defective breast implants to unsuspecting women, causing them to suffer health woes such as muscle pain and…
Rank this Week: 2097

Chicago Injury Lawyers Blog

Chicago Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law and medical malpractice. By Leopold & Associates, L.L.C.

http://www.chicagoinjurylawyers-blog.com/
  • Mar 24

    Bad Medication Can Make You Sick

    Bad Medication Can Make You Sick
    Our practice focuses on medical errors and their impact on our client’s lives and the lives of their families. Oftentimes, these cases stem from care received at a hospital or a doctor’s office. However, medical errors can happen…
  • Jan 13

    Patients, Consumers and the 99%

    Patients, Consumers and the 99%
    On Friday, January 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump will become the 45th President of the United States. Once inaugurated, he will join with the 115th Congress, sworn in earlier this month, to create the first, entirely Republican government in…
  • Jan 13

    Patients, Consumers and the 99%

    Patients, Consumers and the 99%
    On Friday, January 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump will become the 45th President of the United States. Once inaugurated, he will join with the 115th Congress, sworn in earlier this month, to create the first, entirely Republican government in…
Rank this Week: 2298

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.net/
  • Mar 24

    Hidden Camera Shows Nursing Home Aides Abusing 93-Year-Old Resident

    Hidden Camera Shows Nursing Home Aides Abusing 93-Year-Old Resident
    Americans are living longer today than in the past, which means that many families are forced to place a loved one under the care of a nursing home. Unfortunately, not all residents receive the care they deserve at nursing homes. Some…
  • Mar 17

    Nursing Homes Have a Duty to Prevent All Abuse, Not Just Abuse Committed by Staff

    Nursing Homes Have a Duty to Prevent All Abuse, Not Just Abuse Committed by Staff
    Although concerns for nursing home residents often arise based on allegations of abuse by staff members, other residents can also be perpetrators of abuse. Of course, residents live together in one facility and will often interact, but a…
  • Mar 10

    The Continuing Danger of Lead Paint in Chicago-Area Home

    The Continuing Danger of Lead Paint in Chicago-Area Home
    Many people assume that since lead paint is no longer legal, there is nothing to worry about. However, although lead paint has been banned since 1978, many homes still have lead paint underneath the current coat of paint. A…
Rank this Week: 2530

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/
  • Mar 24

    Some New Facts About Concussions Among Kids May Surprise You

    Some New Facts About Concussions Among Kids May Surprise You
    So do you think you can keep your child safe from concussions and other injuries by enrolling him (or her) in a flag football league rather than tackle?  You might reconsider. A report released in February from the University of Iowa…
  • Mar 21

    Barry’s Band

    Barry’s Band
    I hope you enjoy this nice story about what myself and a few cohorts like to do in our “spare time.”  Thanks to Eloise Valadez from the NW Indiana Times for writing this.  For a group of local doctors and lawyers, music…
  • Mar 21

    More Legal Trouble for Johnson & Johnson After Indiana Man Files Suit for Hip Replacement

    More Legal Trouble for Johnson & Johnson After Indiana Man Files Suit for Hip Replacement
    It seems like Johnson & Johnson, famous for its baby powder used worldwide for decades, is beleaguered with lawsuits as of late. In early December, a jury in Texas awarded six patients $1 billion in punitive damages for serious…
Rank this Week: 2396

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/
  • Mar 24

    When Can You Sue An Employer For Negligence?

    When Can You Sue An Employer For Negligence?
    In Georgia, and in most other states, generally, when your are injured on the job your only remedy is for benefits under the applicable workers compensation laws.  In Georgia, this is known as the exclusive remedy doctrine.  The…
  • Mar 23

    Rollover Ends in Tragedy on GA 400

    Rollover Ends in Tragedy on GA 400
    Yesterday afternoon, a multi-car crash on GA 400  took the life of one and injured several others in Atlanta.   The collision caused several lanes of southbound GA 400 to be closed for several hours.  While the crash in under…
  • Mar 23

    The NTSB to Issue Its Report on Biloxi’s Fatal Train-Bus Crash Within Week

    The NTSB to Issue Its Report on Biloxi’s Fatal Train-Bus Crash Within Week
    A recent train – tour bus collision in Biloxi, Mississippi, that killed four and left many injured, has been investigated by the NTSB (National Transportation Safety Board)  for several weeks and their findings will soon be made…
Rank this Week: 1351

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/
  • Mar 23

    New York Dog Bite Injury Update

    New York Dog Bite Injury Update
    Today I am blogging about a recent development in New York dog bite / attack injury law.  By way of background, New York is one of only a few states where, to win your case, you have to prove the dog had a prior bite or attack or…
  • Feb 27

    Amusement Park Industry’s Bigger, Taller, Faster Competition Can Lead To Bigger Injuries, Too.

    Amusement Park Industry’s Bigger, Taller, Faster Competition Can Lead To Bigger Injuries, Too.
    This past week in Geneva, New York, where I live, the temperatures rose to 71 degrees.  And we are only in late February!  As the ski season ends (earlier than usual), I can’t help but think the amusement parks will be opening…
  • Feb 27

    Amusement Park Industry Competition for Tallest, Biggest, Fastest Rides Can Lead to Big Injuries, Too.

    Amusement Park Industry Competition for Tallest, Biggest, Fastest Rides Can Lead to Big Injuries, Too.
    This past week in Geneva, New York, where I live, the temperatures rose to 71 degrees.  And we are only in late February!  As the ski season ends (earlier than usual), I can’t help but think the amusement parks will be opening…
Rank this Week: 4960