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Sean Driscoll Named Partner at Clifford Law Offices
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Chicago medical malpractice attorney and personal injury lawyer representing clients of Clifford Law Offices of Chicago has been named a Partner. (PRWeb February 26, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/SeanDriscollNamedPartner/atCliffordLawOffices/prweb12542556.htm
 
Lawyer fights $1M fine over banned testimony, mistrial
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A single word of testimony at a medical-malpractice trial has cost a Pennsylvania lawyer a nearly $1 million fine she says threatens her home, her family and her small law firm.
 
Superior Court halts hefty penalty against lawyer
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A Pennsylvania appellate court has temporarily halted imposition of nearly $1 million in penalties against defense lawyer Nancy Raynor, who was sanctioned last year for breaching a court order barring her witnesses from testifying that a woman suing for medical malpractice had been a longtime smoker.
 
Michel Prevost, Almonte gynecologist, sued over failed abortion
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A former patient of a disgraced eastern Ontario gynecologist is suing him for $1 million over an alleged botched abortion. Tania Brown of Carleton Place, Ont., has filed a statement of claim in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in nearby Perth. She alleges Dr. Michel Prevost committed "gross negligence and medical malpractice" with respect to her failed abortion. Brown claims on Oct. 4, 2011 ...
 
Cruise Ship Doctors Liable for Medical Malpractice
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Cruise lines and on-board doctors have been immune to medical malpractice lawsuits for decades. However, the United States Appellate Court recently made it easier for passengers to hold the ship accountable for negligent medical treatment, according to the Huffington Post. The Huffington Post recounted the story of a Royal Caribbean passenger who fell and sought […]
 
Tort Reform Hasn’t Worked
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It is time for legislators to recognize that they were hoodwinked, dismantle the so-called reforms, and begin to look for real solutions to make patients safer.
 
Medical Malpractice and Wrongful Death Lawsuits
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When a person dies as a result of a medical mistake caused by a negligent doctor or healthcare worker, it is considered a wrongful death. Although wrongful death is not limited to medical errors, medical negligence is the third leading cause of death in the United States, according to a study published in the Journal […]
 
Know Your Rights with attorney Marc Albert
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What if you or one of your loved ones is hurt because of the negligence of someone else? Marc Albert answers your questions about your rights in PIX11’s first KNOW YOUR RIGHTS Q&A today at 9:30 a.m. Stay tuned to this page as we start taking your questions About Marc Albert, Personal Injury Lawyer Serving New York (NYC), Queens, Astoria, Great Neck and Long Island Recognized by his peers for his ...
 
Finger-pointing, lawsuits likely to follow 'superbug' scare
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With an antibiotic-resistant "superbug" outbreak connected to its facility, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center stopped short of pointing a finger at the manufacturer of a medical instrument believed ...
 
Dallas Lawyer Shelly Greco Receives TBLS Personal Injury Trial Law Certification
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DALLAS, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dallas personal injury attorney Shelly Greco has received certification from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization (TBLS). Greco, a trial attorney with Eberstein & Witherite, LLP, was announced by the board to now be certified in the area of personal injury trial law. The voluntary designation program certifies Texas attorneys in 21 different areas ...