Tag Archives: Injury

Spokane Personal Injury Lawyer | What Is A Life Worth?

In our legal system, individuals who are injured or killed due to the negligence of others are compensated with an award of money. As Paul Luvera writes in his blog, justice “can only be done by comparing the harm done … Continue reading

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Spokane Personal Injury Attorney | Woman Awarded $975,000

A federal jury awarded $975,000 to a mentally ill homeless woman who gave birth alone in a jail cell. In the lawsuit, Plaintiff claimed that her constitutional rights were violated when jail officials refused to provide her medical care for … Continue reading

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PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER | BULLIED STUDENT OBTAINS $135,000 SETTLEMENT

School districts beware: doing nothing to protect students from being bullied is going to cost you. Recently, Aberdeen School District agreed to pay $135,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a former student who was badly bullied. The victim was … Continue reading

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Accident Attorney | The Importance Of Taking Notes After An Accident

Memories fade. The notes you create can be very important for you as the litigation proceeds. It is common knowledge that the wheels of justice move slowly in our country. A lawsuit can go on for years before it is … Continue reading

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Spokane Personal Injury | Surgeons Prone To Error After Night Of Drinking

While surfing the internet, I came across a study indicating that surgeons tend to make more mistakes during surgery after a night of drinking. A summary of the study can be found here. A new study suggests that surgeons are … Continue reading

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Spokane Personal Injury Attorney | It Is More Than The Recession

Last week, I noted that traffic fatalities were on the decline. The reason given for the decline in traffic fatalities by the National Safety Counsel? the Great Recession. Well, it appears that traffic fatalities have been on the decline in the last … Continue reading

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Spokane Lawyer | The Katrina-Hospital Case Settles

Last week, I reported that a trial will begin regarding a class action suit against Memorial Medical Center, a New Orleans hospital, and its corporate overseer, Tenat Healthcare. The question presented was whether Memorial and Tenat should be held accountable for the deaths … Continue reading

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Medical Malpractice | Teva Appeals $500 Million Verdict

Teva Pharmaceutical has filed an appeal to the Nevada Supreme Court, requesting that it overturn a $503.5 million dollar jury verdict. The case surrounded the use of Propofol in 50 ml vials that was contaminated with hepatitis C. Although Teva did not supply … Continue reading

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