Latest Personal Injury Law News

Parents sue doctor, nurses in death of Woodbury County Jail inmate
Monday March 30th 2015, 9:00 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The parents of a man who died in the Woodbury County Jail have filed a malpractice lawsuit against Mercy Medical Center and medical personnel, claiming negligence in treating their son's alcohol withdrawal symptoms led to his death. [News Source]

Medical Malpractice Cases, From a Doctor's Perspective
Monday March 30th 2015, 6:37 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Today is National Doctor's Day , so we are turning our focus to what a medical malpractice case can be like from the doctor's perspective. Being sued for any reason can be a scary prospect, but when it's a lawsuit regarding your professional performance, it can be doubly frightening. [News Source]

Accident Lawsuit Funding Announces New Cash Advance Program and Pre-settlement Funding Rates
Monday March 30th 2015, 4:04 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Case Funding Firm reports plans to reduce costs for clients and assist more plaintiffs involved in car accidents, semi-truck accidents, and personal injury cases with their new funding program. (PRWeb March 30, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/accident/loans/prweb12616836.htm [News Source]

Mirena Lawsuit Filed By Southern Med Law Seeks Compensation For Purported Wrongful Death Following Premature Birth Of …
Monday March 30th 2015, 1:49 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The Mirena Lawsuit Alleges Contraceptive Device Was Defective in Design and Unreasonably Dangerous When it Was Inserted into Plaintiff’s Uterus, Resulting in Intrauterine Infection that Led to Premature Birth of Infant and Ultimately His Death. (PRWeb March 30, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12614899.htm [News Source]

Mother Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit against Urgent Care
Monday March 30th 2015, 12:08 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A New Orleans mother filed a medical malpractice lawsuit in December 2014 against an urgent care facility claiming the facility’s negligence resulted in the wrongful death of her daughter, the Louisiana Record reported. The health care providers at East After Hours were not proficient in evaluating and caring for Lacey’s daughter. She filed a wrongful […] [News Source]

Jury Awards $28 Million Verdict to Kaiser Permanente Patient in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit says Shernoff Bidart …
Thursday March 26th 2015, 1:10 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

LOS ANGELES, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A Los Angeles jury awarded Anna Rahm a verdict of $28,215,278 in future medical expenses, future loss of earnings, and pain and suffering  after a four-week trial in Los Angeles Superior Court. The jury ruled that Kaiser Permanente was liable for mishandling Anna Rahm's medical treatment, resulting in the loss of her right leg, half of her pelvis and ... [News Source]

JaCo jury awards more than $1M to 6-year-old girl
Tuesday March 24th 2015, 12:43 am Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Medford, Ore. -- A jury awarded a 6-year-old girl in Jackson County $1,012,000 in a malpractice lawsuit against a Medford obstetrician. The little girl's attorney, Elden Rosenthal who practices at Portland firm Rosenthal Greene and Devlin, P.C., said she is unable to fully use her left hand. It's a permanent injury caused by her shoulder getting stuck behind her mother's pubic bone during birth ... [News Source]