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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…

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…

Medical Malpractice in NYC: Can You Sue?

  • December 26, 2014
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If you are unfortunate enough to have something go wrong during a medical procedure, or you haven’t received the correct treatment you needed, you’ll quite naturally, want to seek some kind of justice and recompense. But how do you know…

New York – The Shocking State of Nursing Homes

  • December 19, 2014
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At this time of year, perhaps more than any other, we want to be confident that the people whom we have charged with caring for our elderly relatives are doing their job properly; unfortunately, for many people, this simply is…

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