Category: Civil Litigation

Paterson Personal Injury Lawyer Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
Paterson personal injury lawyer

PATERSON PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER CASE: FATAL FIRE An appeals court recently decided a  tragic Paterson personal injury lawyer case. Here is what happened. In 2010, a fire broke out at a Paterson home. The home was owned by a Ms.  Brown. Several tenants lived in the house.  The fire started in the basement.  Electrical panels Read More


Medical Attorney Malpractice Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
Medical Attorney Malpractice

Medical Attorney Malpractice Case: Time Matters Medical attorney malpractice cases arise when a doctor makes a mistake that harms a patient. Most doctors perform admirably. However, sometimes a doctor will make an error. He or she will not comply with the prescribed medical standard of care. If that lapse harms a patient, the patient is entitled Read More


Work Injury: Whom Can You Sue?

  • By Marc S. Berman

WORK INJURY RULE: SUING YOUR EMPLOYER OUTSIDE WORKER’S COMP You suffered a work injury. Can you receive compensation? In most cases, the short answer is yes. You can hire an attorney to file a worker’s compensation claim for you. But the lawyer must file the claim in a special court. A court that handles only Read More


NJ Accident Lawyers’ Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
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NJ Accident Lawyers’ Case. Boy’s Fingers Partially Amputated Was there Careless Supervision by High School Coach? Here’s a summary of a court decision in an NJ accident lawyers’ case. Cameron participated in a weight-lifting program for high school football players. Frank, the football coach, supervised.  Frank had the athletes participate in an activity referred to as “farmer’s walk.” It Read More


CAN YOU SUE THE GOVERNMENT?

  • By Marc S. Berman
can you sue the government

Can You Sue the Government for Injury? Often, But Not Always. Can you sue the government for an injury it caused? Suppose a government worker drives carelessly.  You are hurt as a result. Or imagine the city fails to properly maintain a city property.  As a result, you fall and are injured. Do you have Read More


Injury Law 101: Intentional Bad Acts.

  • By Marc S. Berman
injury law

Injury Law Alert: Why a Victim Can Be Worse Off If Someone Else Injured Him On Purpose, Rather Than in an Accident. Here’s a summary of a recent injury law case. A high school student named Damon suffered a fractured jaw. Steven, a fellow member of the wrestling team, punched him. Steven did not intend the precise Read More


Fall Accident Case Against Charity.

  • By Marc S. Berman
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Fall Accident Victim Sues Museum for Slip on Icy Steps Museum Claims Immunity from Suit Because It’s a Charity. Who Wins? A woman named Loredana suffered a fall accident on icy steps at Newark Museum. She injured her back. Loredana is an immigration attorney employed by La Casa de Don Pedro. La Casa is a Read More


Trial Lawyers Win $2,000,000 Verdict

  • By Marc S. Berman
trial lawyers

Here’s a summary of a recent court case where trial lawyers won a major verdict. Joseph was thirty-five years old.  He drove a 2002 Camry.  One day,  another car rear-ended Joseph’s car. The other driver’s name was Susan.  She drove a 2000 Oldsmobile. Joseph described the impact as “a sudden, boom. I get this tremendous hit Read More


Slip-Fall Case at Mosque

  • By Marc S. Berman
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Man Receives $135,000 Award  in  Slip-Fall Arbitration A slip-fall lawyer for a man named Ozcan filed a court complaint. Ozcan claimed that he fell and was injured on a staircase after using a restroom in a mosque. Ozcan alleged that a friend asked him to give her a ride to the mosque. The friend did not state Read More


Car Accident Lawyers’ Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
car accidents lawyer

Here’s a recent car accident lawyers’ case. Angela was a rear passenger in a 2008 Toyota. She sat directly behind the driver, Mr. Corrales. Angela was asleep. A collision awoke her. The other vehicle was a tractor-trailer. A man named Murray drove the tractor-trailer.  Murray’s company owned it. CAR ACCIDENT LAWYERS’ CASE FILED Angela’s car Read More