Posts Tagged ‘New York City attorney’

Schneiderman Coalition Demands Comprehensive Herbal Supplement Information

  • March 20, 2015
  • dev
  • Comments Off on Schneiderman Coalition Demands Comprehensive Herbal Supplement Information

Last week I wrote about some of the side effects that consumers face when using unregulated dietary and herbal supplements, side effects which can tragically lead to loss of life. Three weeks after Schneiderman’s commissioned DNA testing of six major…

New York Attorney General Investigates Herbal and Dietary Supplements

  • March 13, 2015
  • dev
  • Comments Off on New York Attorney General Investigates Herbal and Dietary Supplements

Personal injury takes many forms, and could be physical (e.g. from a fall, an accident, etc.), or psychological (for example, if your mental well-being suffers as a result of someone else’s negligence). Most of us take reasonable measures to stay…

A New Study Shows That Tort Reform Has Failed

  • March 6, 2015
  • dev
  • Comments Off on A New Study Shows That Tort Reform Has Failed

You may remember that back in January, I wrote a couple of posts about tort reform (if you missed them, you can find them here & here); to briefly recap, tort reformists claim that by capping compensation payouts, insurance premiums…

Seatbelt Safety Lessons We Can Learn From Bob Simon’s Death

  • February 13, 2015
  • dev
  • Comments Off on Seatbelt Safety Lessons We Can Learn From Bob Simon’s Death

On February 11th, one of America’s best-loved and most respected journalists, 60 minutes reporter and veteran war correspondent, Bob Simon, was tragically killed when the livery cab he was a passenger in crashed on New York City’s West Side Highway….

Medical Malpractice in NYC: Do You Know Your Rights?

  • January 30, 2015
  • dev
  • Comments Off on Medical Malpractice in NYC: Do You Know Your Rights?

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
  • dev
  • Comments Off on New York Nursing Homes Are Taking Over Control Of Residents’ Money

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
  • dev
  • Comments Off on Tort Reform – Do We Need It? Pt. 2

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
  • dev
  • Comments Off on Tort Reform – Do We Need It? Pt. 1

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
  • dev
  • Comments Off on Medical Malpractice in NYC: Why You May Not Have A Claim

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
  • dev
  • Comments Off on Medical Malpractice in NYC: Can You Sue?

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…

Page 1of 4: 1 2 3 4