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December 17, 2013

The Empowered Caregiver Blog: Part II-First Impressions

Becoming an Empowered Caregiver: First Impressions Of course, we all want the very best possible care for our loved one in a healthcare facility. However, it is important to ...

December 17, 2013

Automotive Product Liability Series-Part IV: Air Bag Litigation

Air Bag Litigation Some of the greatest safety inventions of the last quarter century have been front and side air bags in vehicles. Undoubtedly, these amazing safety features ...

December 17, 2013

Unionization: Things to Know if You’re Trying to Organize Your Workplace

Do you feel that certain things are not done right where you work? Are you a hard-working and dedicated employee who is concerned about unfairness, safety, staffing, pay, or ...

December 16, 2013

Widespread Brain Injuries Among Pro Football Players Demand Justice

The connection between mild traumatic brain injuries and long-term health consequences has been the subject of medical scholarship for decades. Although for many years the NFL ...

December 16, 2013

Automotive Product Liability Series- Part III: Trucking Accidents

Trucking Accidents It is a tragic fact, but each year over 4,000 people die and over 100,000 people are seriously injured in crashes involving large trucks and commercial ...

December 14, 2013

MDL: Multidistrict Litigation Explained

One of the most common things we have to explain to our defective drug and device clients is why their cases are being filed in a court across the country and not in their ...

December 12, 2013

A Look into Criminal Justice

We’ve all watched television dramas, reality shows, and movies where police officers swoop in and arrest the “bad guy.”  The suspect is typically put in handcuffs, read their ...

December 9, 2013

Studies Link Staff Shortages and Patient Outcomes in Nursing Homes

Study after study has shown the direct link between low staffing levels and patient outcomes in hospitals and particularly nursing homes. Time and time again, ...

December 6, 2013

Automotive Product Liability Series- Part II: Side and Curtain Airbags

Side or Curtain Airbag Litigation In the March 2004 Journal of Trauma, Injury, Infection and Critical Care,  it was reported that people  in cars equipped with head protecting ...

December 5, 2013

The Empowered Caregiver Blog: Part I

Becoming the Empowered Caregiver: Knowledge is Power For many of us in the baby boomer and generation X eras, our parents have become older and sometimes sickly. According ...