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Brain and Spinal Cord Injury in New York

Injuries to the brain or spinal cord are among the most devastating injury someone can suffer. Because the brain and spinal cord are the main components of the nervous system, damage to any part of the brain or spine is usually disastrous – and permanent. Many of the injuries we see are caused by car… Read More »

Murder or Mistake?

On Friday, September 7th, a Bodega in the Bronx was held up by three young men. After the police arrived at the scene, the innocent bystanders who were working at the shop in Morrisania attempted to escape while the perpetrators were distracted. Upon fleeing the shop, Reynaldo Cuevas ran into a police officer and was… Read More »

Medical Malpractice

If you are sick or injured, or find yourself confronted with a medical emergency or crisis, you should get medical attention as soon as possible. Your physical health and well-being is primary. Talk to those medical personnel who are rendering care. If you have any concerns or doubts about your condition or the quality of… Read More »

Nursing Home Negligence

It is an inescapable truth that time eventually catches up with all of us and, to varying degrees, reclaims a portion of our mental and physical capabilities. Also, sometimes tragedy occurs and results in a devastating injury leaving a person or their loved on incapable of attending to even the most basic activities of ordinary… Read More »

NYPD settles for 225G for a broken jaw

  Jessica Williams called an NYPD cop a “rookie” before being arrested. She was stopped on for riding on the side walk and didn’t have her ID with her when asked and after Jessica made the comment that the police officer was only harassing her because he was a rookie, he decided to arrest her…. Read More »

Nursing Home Abuse And Neglect Victims

Nearly two million Americans currently live in nursing homes, and the increase in abuse, neglect, and malpractice against the elderly has become a national concern. Abuse and neglect of our most defenseless population can take many forms, and the federal and state regulations that exist to govern the rights of nursing home and assisted living… Read More »

Product Liability

We all know about situations where a product does not perform as it should. When damage or injury is caused, our law recognizes that those who manufacture and/or distribute the defective product may be held responsible for damages for the injury, since they are in the best position to protect against harm or dangers as… Read More »

Trauma: Brain and Spinal Cord Injury in New York

Injuries to the brain or spinal cord are among the most devastating someone can suffer. Many of the injuries we see are caused by accidents involving force — car accidents, sports injuries, or a fall. Because the brain and spinal cord are the main components of the nervous system, damage to any part of the… Read More »

When to Go to Trial and When to Settle a Car Accident Lawsuit

Most auto accident lawyers strongly suggest you do not accept any settlement offers from an insurance company after a car accident until a full economic projection of your future costs can be made. You should also limit your conversations with insurers so as not to misstate matters of fault. Insurance companies are adept at leveraging… Read More »

The Right Cause – 17.9 Million: Rubenstein and Rynecki on Medical Malpractice

Horrific accidents happen every day — car and construction accidents, negligence on the street or in the workplace.  However, some of the most disturbing injuries are caused by medical malpractice.  Individuals who place themselves in the hands of trusted professionals find that trust misplaced — and life will never be the same. Any medical or… Read More »