Partner Mia Frieder featured in Trial magazine

Posted on August 13, 2019 in
We are proud to announce that partner Mia I. Frieder has been featured in this month’s issue of Trial magazine. The August 2019 issue contains an article called, “An Obligation to Vet,” in which Ms. Frieder explores the legal responsibility of hospitals that hire negligent providers.In the article, Ms. Frieder tells the story of...
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Pedestrian fatalities and the meaning of full value of life

Posted on August 9, 2019 in
If a motorist hits a pedestrian, the walker or jogger will usually incur the most severe injuries, and it is not unusual for the victim to die.If driver negligence results in the pedestrian fatality, the surviving family members may recover the full value of life of the person who died.What we knowData gathered by the Centers...
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Workers’ compensation and the most common injuries for claims

Posted on July 2, 2019 in
The Travelers Companies released a survey about workers’ compensation claims. More than 1.5 million workers participated in the survey, and the results may surprise you.Here are the top five workplace injuries, the injuries with the highest associated costs and the major causes for the injuries that appear most often in workers’ compensation claims.The five most...
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The top cause of nursing home neglect

Posted on June 5, 2019 in
When you hear horror stories about nursing homes, do you ever wonder how they can be true? What is behind the rates of neglect and abuse that occur in these facilities that are supposed to be taking care of vulnerable seniors? One significant factor is so simple to remedy that it is surprising that it...
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Common ways children get hurt in car accidents

Posted on April 3, 2019 in
As a parent, you want to do everything in your power to keep your children safe in every environment, including the car. You use the proper booster seats and restraints to prevent injuries. Even with these protections, you can never predict when an auto accident may occur or how serious it may be.According to the...
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