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New York Personal Injury Law Blog
January 21, 2015

How Demonstrative Evidence Can Help Sway a Case

We see and hear a lot of things about lawsuits and trials every day as we watch movies and television. While these stories are often dramatic, they may not be providing you with the correct picture of how your litigation process will actually work. A trial following a serious injury is complex and requires your..

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December 29, 2014

Support for New Bill Could Enable More Instances of Medical Malpractice

According to Slate, the New York State Legislature may be on the verge of passing a bill that would provide physicians more legal cover in instances where they have acted negligently. Currently, a doctor is considered negligent if they act in a manner that “deviates from accepted norms of practice in the medical community.” Recently,..

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December 4, 2014

After Grand Jury Ruling, Parents of Michael Brown Still Have Legal Options

Last Tuesday, a Grand Jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Ferguson, Missouri resident Michael Brown. The response to the decision has widely varied. Some Ferguson residents protested and rioted in the streets after the decision was announced. The St. Louis County Prosecutor, Robert McCulloch vigorously defended the outcome in..

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November 24, 2014

New York Agrees to Pay $2.25 Million for Death at Rikers

According to Reuters, New York City Comptroller, Scott Stringer, announced on October 31 st that the city would pay $2.25 million to resolve a wrongful death claim brought against them by Alma Murdough regarding the death of her son. Murdough filed a wrongful death claim after her son Jerome, a Marine Corps veteran, was found..

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Posted in: Police Brutality

November 20, 2014

U2’s Bono Suffers Major Injuries in Central Park Bicycle Accident

Bono, the lead singer of the popular band U2, suffered major injuries resulting from a bicycle accident in Central Park on Sunday. According to Rolling Stone, Dean Lorich, the orthopedic surgeon who operated on the singer, released a statement stating that Bono sustained a number of major injuries, including three fractures in his left shoulder..

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Posted in: Bicycle Accidents

November 19, 2014

New York City-bound Bus Crashes in Syracuse Injuring 27

On Thursday November 6, a New York City-bound bus crashed into a disabled car and a tractor-trailer on I-81 outside of Syracuse. The crash left 27 passengers injured, including the driver of the bus, who is currently in critical condition. According to Newsday, none of the injuries sustained in the crash were fatal. The bus,..

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February 6, 2014

Doctors Ignore Pain; Baby Born Brain Damaged

We Represent Families Whose Infants Have Suffered Severe Neurological Injuries One of the most exciting times in a family’s life is the birth of a new baby. That excitement quickly turns to tragedy and heartbreak when the baby is not born healthy. Such is the case for a couple we recently represented who were upset..

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January 29, 2014

How Do We Investigate Your Car Accident Case?

Once you’ve met with an experienced accident attorney you may be wondering exactly how your case can be proven. We do this by fully investigating your accident scene so we can try to determine exactly what happened and who is at fault. Our car accident lawyers gather all the information available, such as where the..

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Posted in: Car Accidents