You believe you were injured by a doctor or hospital. You made the decision to find a lawyer. You reach for your yellow pages and start to thumb through the lawyer section. You are bombarded with huge full-page ads that scream at you but fail to explain how one lawyer is any different from another.
Erbs palsy is an injury to nerves in the upper arm and neck area. It typically occurs when there is excessive lateral traction applied to a baby’s head at the time of delivery.
Have you ever heard of a feeding tube that was not put in the right place? I have. The results were a disaster. If the feeding tube is not put into the correct place, the nutrition will leak out into the abdomen and can cause a systemic infection. That’s known as sepsis.
Do you realize that the people you have sued will be in court with you each day? Did you ever wonder how your attorney can have a civil conversation with his adversary? Watch the video to learn more.
Have you ever heard the term ‘mediation’? Do you know what it is and how it can help resolve your case? Watch the video to learn more.
Watching TV we hear that the prosecutor has to prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt. However, in a medical malpractice or accident case in New York, that is not the standard that we must meet in order to prove that we are entitled to compensation. Instead, we need only show that we are more […]
A charge conference is not what happens when your credit card company calls to find out why you went over your credit limit. Nor is it a strategy session with the people in charge of the running of the bulls.
It has to do with how many jurors must answer a jury question when deciding on a verdict. Watch the video to learn more.
No, I’m not talking about stopping off to get an adult-tasting drink. Instead, I’m talking about whether you know how much preparation goes into your case to get ready for the next day of trial. Watch the video to learn more.
Did you know that the winners of large verdicts often never see that kind of money? It definitely makes the news and sells papers, but the injured victims will rarely see that amount of compensation; and not for a long time after the verdict. Why not?