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Misdiagnosis Malpractice Claims

When a doctor or medical professional takes the wrong course of action or lack thereof, it can lead to serious harm for the patient at hand and sometimes death. The most recent report from the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania reveals that the number of medical malpractice filings in the state have decreased significantly since 2002, […]

Employer Liability and The Coronavirus

We have all been affected financially and emotionally these past few months by the coronavirus pandemic. Unfortunately, many have also been affected physically or have had loved ones  fallen ill due to COVID-19. We are ready to get back to work and resume a somewhat  normal routine, understandably so after 2+ months of isolation. However, […]

Industrial Accidents

What is considered an industrial accident? Industrial accidents are severe mishaps that result in people being injured or results in damage to the property or the environment.  There are several types of injuries that can be caused by a variety of factors. Some jobs come with a certain risk and are naturally more dangerous. Added […]

Public Transportation Accidents

Public transportation is the most common way people get around in major cities in New Jersey, Maryland, California, Pennsylvania, and Illinois. This form of transportation has many benefits, such as convenience and efficiency. However, as more people use these services, the risk of public transportation accidents also increases. Furthermore, the top city that uses public […]

Skating Rink Injuries

child ice skating | personal injury attorney

It’s time to dust off the skates! The Rothman Ice Rink is open, along with dozens of other rinks in the area. A seasonal favorite, ice-skating is the perfect holiday activity for families, groups of friends, and maybe even a first date. Whether for fun or for sport, if you plan on heading out to […]

The Police Misconduct Provision

cop car with lights on | Police misconduct attorney

Federal Criminal Versus Civil Cases There are federal laws in place that address police misconduct on both the criminal and civil levels that protect all persons in the United States. In a criminal case, the case filed with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is brought against the accused person, whereas in a civil case, […]

Weed Killer Cancer Lawsuit

Roundup weed killer being sprayed | product liability attorney

One California couple was diagnosed with cancer after using Roundup weed killer and was awarded over $2 billion in early May. In this particular case, the evidence was telling given that neither party is related and neither party has a family history of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Although major public health agencies have disagreed over the direct […]