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Medical Malpractice - Misdiagnosis in the Emergency Room

A young man broke his arm while working in a brickyard. He went to an emergency room in a municipal hospital in New York. The emergency room doctor told him he had a fracture and they would set the ..
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Car Accidents - 6 Reasons to Bring a Lawsuit

You were on your way to work that morning, and never saw him blow past the stop sign without ever slowing down. 1. You can't believe he destroyed your car. 2. You can't believe you had to be ..
(September 08, 2008)
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Car Accidents - 12 Key Deposition Techniques in a Car Accident .

Here are 12 key tips to help you question a defendant in a car accident case: 1. Were you taking any medication or non-prescription drugs on the day of the accident? You want to know whether the ..
(September 11, 2008)
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They Laughed When I Told Them I'm Using a Solo Practitioner

A former client of mine related this story to me recently. It was only after I had settled her case did she tell me what her friends said shortly after she told them she hired a solo practitioner for .
(September 13, 2008)
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NY Medical Malpractice Fetal Distress, Hypoxia and Anoxia A ..

Let me tell you about a brain-damaged baby case I handled that started when a woman came to my office and told me about how she was in labor with her second child. She was admitted to the labor floor .
(June 23, 2008)
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NY Bus and Truck Accidents Crushed in Chinatown

I was on my way back from a deposition yesterday in lower Manhattan when I was returning to my car which I had parked on the lower East Side. While heading into New York City yesterday morning, I ..
(June 23, 2008)
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NY Medical Malpractice Are Injured Victims Money Hungry?

If you believe all they hype by “tort-reform" zealots, every injured victim is a ‘money-hungry, selfish and health-care destroying monster. " Contrary to all the hype, practically every ..
(July 06, 2008)
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NY Medical Malpractice Improperly Placed Suture Causes ..

Here's an interesting case I handled recently: It involved a young man who put his arm through a window. He was taken to the emergency room where he was bleeding profusely from cutting an artery. He ..
(July 20, 2008)
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New York Car Accident Victim Loses Settlement Money After ..

Here's a perfect example of a case where the driver of a car who hit a young man crossing the street, did not have enough insurance coverage, leading to insufficient compensation for his injuries: ..
(July 24, 2008)
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Top 20 Reasons Not to Bring a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit in ..

1. Nothing was done wrong to you. It goes without saying that if the doctor or hospital did nothing wrong, then you absolutely have no business bringing a lawsuit against them. 2. You did not get ..
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NY Malpractice Victims - Future Medical Expenses - Who Pays? ..

The New York Post reported today that the State Assembly Majority announced yesterday that it's considering a dramatic increase in state personal-income taxes that will come down hardest on New York ..
(March 06, 2008)
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Medical Malpractice - What's My Case Worth?

In the legal world, this is known as “Damages. " “OK, so how much are my “Damages" worth?" Before any good New York medical malpractice lawyer gives an answer, he'll need to know ..
(May 31, 2007)
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7 Words You Hear in Law But Were Afraid to Ask What They mean

OBJECTION SUSTAINED! Yelled the judge during a heated trial. Meaning: One lawyer has determined that the question being asked by the other lawyer has a problem with it and should not be answered. The .
(January 21, 2007)
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How to Become a Medical Malpractice Lawyer in New York

There's an old joke that asks “How do you get to Cargenie Hall?" The answer is “Practice. " The same can be said for becoming a medical malpractice lawyer in New York. My first boss, a ..
(January 20, 2007)
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