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Proving Medical Malpractice in LASIK Eye Surgery

Proving Medical Malpractice in LASIK Eye Surgery

Each year, many people choose to have LASIK surgery performed on them in order to improve their eyesight. While LASIK surrey has been around for many decades now, and the majority of health care professionals consider the surgery to be a rather safe procedure, things can and do go wrong. If a patient is harmed due to the negligence or error of an ophthalmologist, optometrist, or technician, he or she may be able to pursue a medical malpractice claim [...]

What Is the Value of My Uber Accident Case?

When Is a Dog Owner Responsible for Dog Bite Injuries?

The old saying claims that dogs are man’s best friend, but many have justified concerns when they are near dogs they don’t know. Even dogs that are well-treated can be intensely loyal and protective toward others they deem part of their pack. This means they could respond aggressively to strangers. In situations when a dog has been poorly trained or mistreated, aggressive responses in dogs are often caused by fear. This can be triggered by anxiety that their food [...]

When Pursuing an Injury Claim, Be Careful What You Post to Facebook

When Pursuing an Injury Claim, Be Careful What You Post to Facebook

These days, the internet has effectively worked its way into nearly every aspect of our lives, most notably our social lives. People use social media in order to stay up to date with important events in the lives of their friends and loved ones, to share their thoughts and feelings, and for support during hard times. In the moments after an accident resulting in severe injury, may people will reach for their phone to post an update to their [...]

5 Things to Know About New Jersey Medical Malpractice Cases

Talcum Powder Products can Lead to Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits

There has been a connection found between the use of talcum powder products on a women’s genital area and an increased risk of ovarian cancer. In the United States, there have been thousands of lawsuits filed against Johnson & Johnson. Plaintiffs are claiming that the defendants were aware of the increased risk of ovarian cancer resulting from talc-based products but still continued to promote and sell these products without providing adequate warning to consumers. If consumers would have known [...]

How to Stay Safe When Using a New Jersey Uber

Can I Pursue a Hernia Mesh Injury Lawsuit?

Each year, there are more than 100,000 hernia surgeries performed in the United States, and around 80% of these surgeries now include the implantation of hernia mesh. In a majority of cases, hernia repair surgery is relatively uneventful, with most patients making a complete recovery after their procedures, but in other cases, the hernia is repaired using polypropylene mesh, which can potentially lead to severe health complications, like adhesions, small bowel obstructions, infections, erosion, or mesh rejection. When these [...]

What Factors Lead to New Jersey Uber Accidents?

Important Information on New Jersey Malpractice Laws You Need to Know

If a doctor, hospital, or another medical professional provided treatment that resulted in injury, you could be able to recover lost compensation for your losses by filing a medical malpractice claim. However, the medical malpractice laws in New Jersey are fairly complex and can be hard to understand for those unfamiliar with the law. The requirements for holding a medical provider liable for malpractice can seem overwhelming, and a medical malpractice lawyer in New Jersey can offer guidance, support, [...]