Archive for January 30, 2015

Medical Malpractice in NYC: Do You Know Your Rights?

  • January 30, 2015
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In places of employment, by law, there has to be visible signage, informing employees of their rights, should they be injured while at work, and where they can get help. Very often, these signs are in more than one language…

New York Nursing Homes Are Taking Over Control Of Residents’ Money

  • January 23, 2015
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A little-known but worrying aspect of care for the elderly in New York is that nursing homes can, and do, file for guardianship of incapacitated residents, gaining control of their finances. If a nursing home believes that someone in their…

Tort Reform – Do We Need It? Pt. 2

  • January 16, 2015
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Last week I wrote about how tort reform is preventing victims receiving justice and fair compensation, and also how companies, such as GM, are getting away with shirking their responsibilities toward consumers. This week, I’d like to continue by looking…

Tort Reform – Do We Need It? Pt. 1

  • January 9, 2015
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In 2006, 18-year-old Wisconsin Natasha Weigel and her friend, Amy Rademaker, were killed when Weigel’s car swerved off the road, and crashed into some trees. However, a fault with the ignition meant it had momentarily switched off, thus leaving the…

Medical Malpractice in NYC: Why You May Not Have A Claim

  • January 2, 2015
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Last week I wrote about what medical malpractice is, and how you could determine whether it’s worth seeking the advice of a medical malpractice lawyer or not. This week, I’d like to share with you why may not have a…