Category: Medical Malpractice

What is Medical Malpractice? – FAQ

  • By Marc S. Berman
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What is Medical Malpractice? I am often asked that question by potential clients. Rather than just reciting the legal theory, here are some FAQ that explain, in practical terms, exactly what is medical malpractice: Q. I had a bad result from a medical procedure. Exactly what is medical malpractice? Can I sue my doctor? A. Possibly. But Read More

Wayne Medical Malpractice Lawyer Case (Cont.)

  • By Marc S. Berman
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Wayne Medical Malpractice Lawyer Case – Botched Epidural? Continued from my last post about a Wayne medical malpractice lawyer case. Diane, 43, claimed that a botched epidural pain-relief injection caused her numerous nerve problems. Accordingly, Diane hired a medical malpractice lawyer to sue the doctor. In a case like Diane’s, what must a jury determine in order to Read More

Medical Malpractice Lawyer Wayne Case

  • By Marc S. Berman

Medical Malpractice Lawyer Wayne Case Shows Risks of Surgery Here’s a summary of a recent Medical Malpractice Lawyer Wayne Case. Diane, 43, experienced pain and stiffness in her neck. She also felt tingling in her fingers. Her family doctor first prescribed physical therapy. The therapy failed to produce any long-lasting relief. Consequently, Diane’s doctor referred her Read More

Paterson Medical Malpractice Attorney Issue

  • By Marc S. Berman
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PATERSON MEDICAL MALPRACTICE ATTORNEY PROBLEM: THE MERCURIAL EXPERT A Paterson medical malpractice attorney helps people injured by medical negligence. To recover compensation for his client, a Paterson medical malpractice lawyer generally must retain an expert witness. Under New Jersey law, a jury generally can’t award compensation to a medical malpractice victim just because the jurors believe Read More

New Jersey Medical Malpractice Lawyers’ Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
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NEW JERSEY MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWYERS’ CASE: DUELING DOCTORS New Jersey medical malpractice lawyers represent victims of medical negligence. Therefore, typically, New Jersey medical malpractice lawyers seek to hold medical professionals responsible for injuries to patients. These medical professionals include doctors, nurses, and dentists. However, in order to win a medical malpractice case, it is not Read More

Medical Attorney Malpractice Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
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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

Malpractice Attorneys ’ Case: Experts

  • By Marc S. Berman
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Malpractice Attorneys Must Retain Qualified Experts. Otherwise, Medical Malpractice Victims Will Not Receive Compensation Malpractice attorneys represent victims of medical malpractice. In order for a medical malpractice victim to recover compensation, it is not enough that a reasonable person would find that the doctor in question erred. Rather, with rare exceptions, another doctor must testify Read More

Medical Error Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
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DOCTOR TRIES TO ESCAPE TRIAL IN  MEDICAL ERROR CASE BY LAST MINUTE APPLICATION TO JUDGE APPEALS COURT REFUSES TO LET HIM GET AWAY WITH THAT MANEUVER. Here’s a summary of an important medical error case. Dr. Hyeun Park was Seoung Ouk Cho’s cardiologist. On April 23, 2009, Dr. Park examined Cho. Cho complained of chest Read More

Personal Injury Statute of Limitations

  • By Marc S. Berman
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PERSONAL INJURY STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS SETS DEADLINE FOR HOW LONG ACCIDENT VICTIMS HAVE TO SUE. STATE FARM INSURANCE ACCUSED OF LULLING MAN INTO MISSING DEADLINE. What is a personal injury statute of limitations?  Say your car was rear-ended.  Or you were bitten by a dog. Or you slipped and fell on a wet floor in Read More

Medical Malpractice Law

  • By Marc S. Berman
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WHAT IS MEDICAL MALPRACTICE? A medical malpractice case does not depend on the patient’s outcome. Medicine is not an exact science. Even when a medical professional complies with accepted medical standards, a patient may suffer a poor outcome. Rather, medical malpractice occurs when a medical professional departs from standard practice in his or her field. Read More