Newsletters

Summer 2018 Newsletter Articles

  • Bars and restaurants can be held responsible for customer violence
  • Liability waiver unenforceable against Spanish speaker
  • ‘Recreational immunity’ doesn’t protect contractor from lawsuit

Spring 2018 Newsletter Articles

  • Faulty steps can lead to liability
  • Doctor and hopsital held responsible for patient's opioid addition
  • Fall from operating table considered ‘negligence’
  • Parents can recover for ‘loss of consortium’ after death of adult children
  • Airline passnger can seek emotional distress damages for needle prick

Fall 2017 Newsletter Articles

  • Governmental immunity’ doesn’t always shield cities, states and towns from responsibility for harm
  • Crash victim entitled to record 'independent medical exam'
  • Nail salon held responsible for infection after pedicure
  • Negligence and 'medical malpractice' are not the same
  • Who’s responsible for an accident during a test drive?

Summer 2017 Newsletter Articles

  • Water park fun can mask hazards
  • Insurer can be held responsible for delay in cancer treatment
  • Employer responsible for employee's theft of confidential info

Spring 2017 Newsletter Articles

  • Make sure to be on the lookout for these dangerous products
  • Banks can be held accountable for injuries on 'zombie properties'
  • Teen accident victim can recover for harm that won't occur for years

Fall 2016 Newsletter Articles

  • Medical errors are now the third leading cause of death in the U.S.
  • Consumer Safety Briefs
  • Shooting ranges may be causing lead poisoning

Summer 2016 Newsletter Articles

  • Who's liable for an injury at an Airbnb?
  • Dangerous products in the news
  • Emergency vehicles still have to be driven carefully

Spring 2016 Newsletter Articles

  • The most overlooked injury in the U.S.
  • Infections are linked to hard-to-clean medical devices
  • Female contraceptive may have caused thousands of injuries

Spring 2014 Newsletter Articles

  • Taking a Bite Out of Auto Insurance
  • Avoid Telemarketing Fraud
  • Risk Release Forms

Fall 2013 Newsletter Articles

  • Beware of Lead Poisoning
  • Hazardous Household Chemicals
  • Case By Case
  • Aggressive Driving

Summer 2011 Newsletter Articles

  • Children's Toys: Play it Safe!
  • Don't Fall for Fake Check Scams
  • Why You Need a Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Are You Prepared for an Earthquake?
  • Underfilled Pool Leads to Big Jury Verdict

Summer 2009 Newsletter Articles

  • Recall Expands: FDA Warns About Tainted Weight-Loss Pills
  • How to Protect Yourself from Diet Pills
  • The Federal Trade Commission Is on Your Side
  • Fire Extinguishers: Inexpensive Peace of Mind
  • Nursing Home Problems
  • Case by Case: injury-Causing Gravel

Spring 2009 Newsletter Articles

  • Preventable Infections on the Rise
  • Medicare Limits Payments for Treatment of Infections
  • Dealing with an Insurance Company
  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  • Common Treatment Tied to Jaw Problems
  • Dangerous Products Made in Foreign Lands
  • Know About the "No-Zone"

Spring 2008 Newsletter Articles

  • RVs and Aging Tires: A Deadly Combination
  • $4 Million Verdict for Defective Tire Crash
  • Premises Liability Claims
  • Safe-Deposit Boxes
  • Exposure to TB
  • Make Sure to Insure
  • Motorcycle Safety Tips