Christopher Peat was working as a floor refinisher on July 1, 2003 in an apartment at Fordham Hill, a nine building cooperative apartment complex in the Bronx.
If you are working and get killed in an accident, your family would have a claim for death benefits. But what happens if you have a work related injury and then months later you die of unrelated causes?
Yauk’s Specialty Meats of Windsor, CO, is recalling approximately 90,000 pounds of various meat and poultry products that were produced under insanitary conditions, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Monday evening.
The Roads Were Icy, a Deer Jumped into My Path, I Had a Diabetic Reaction — The Defense of Sudden Emergency in a Car Accident Case
Let’s start this discussion with how the law handles sudden emergencies. Tennessee law recognizes that a driver faced with an unexpected or sudden emergency which calls for immediate action is unlikely to exercise the same good judgment as a driver who is operating his vehicle under normal circumstances.
Lung cancer claiming in asbestos litigation is one of the current “hot topics.” This week the dialog will continue at Perrin Conference’s December 12 asbestos conference in NY.
A recent case made it very clear that insurance companies will try to move mountains to get a disability claim covered by ERISA. Insurance companies, which usually are cold to anything but profits, are “hot” for ERISA as the law has been adjudicated down through the years by the courts.
Nursing staff may turn residents less than every 2 hours if high-density foam mattresses and attentive reliable documentation are being used for pressure ulcer prevention, according to a recent controversial study.
Lung Cancer Claiming, and the Problem of Fact-Free, Type 1 Commentary On Economic, Social and Legal Issues
One of the flaws with 24/7 media is endless desire and space for content, and a tendency to publish fact-free articles that masquerade as analysis.
The Court of Appeals clarified the requirements for an amended complaint to relate back to the filing date when the plaintiff mistakenly sues the wrong defendant.