Posts From November, 2017

Patients’ Rights Groups Urge Gov. Cuomo to Sign Lavern’s Law

How will Lavern’s Law change the field of medical malpractice? Over 60 patients’ rights groups and several other advocacy groups have stepped forward to push New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to sign a bill known as Lavern’s Law.  If signed into law, Lavern’s Law will make it easier for the victims of medical malpractice to […]

  • Posted on: Nov 29 2017
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Jury Awards Family of Child Born Deaf $26 Million

Is my doctor liable for my child’s birth related injuries? A Brooklyn jury recently awarded the family of a seven-year-old girl over $26 million for her injuries associated with her physician’s failure to monitor her mother’s pregnancy.  The young girl was born prematurely and suffers from hearing loss along with other medical issues. She was […]

  • Posted on: Nov 20 2017
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