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Worker’s Comp Lawyer U., Part IV

  • By Marc S. Berman
worker’s comp lawyer

WORKER’S COMP LAWYER U.:  MORE BENEFITS THAT ARE AVAILABLE FOR INJURED EMPLOYEES. A worker’s comp lawyer represents workers injured at work. Concluding my ongoing worker’s comp lawyer U. series, listed below are further benefits that a worker’s comp lawyer can assist  an injured worker to receive. The descriptions are taken from the New Jersey Division of Read More


NJ Mesothelioma Lawyer – Sailor Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
NJ mesothelioma lawyer

LATE SAILOR’S FAMILY, REPRESENTED BY NJ MESOTHELIOMA LAWYER,  SUES HIS EMPLOYERS.  VICTIM ALLEGEDLY CONTRACTED  MESOTHELIOMA FROM WORK ON SHIPS. TRIAL JUDGE DISMISSES CASE.  BUT FAMILY GETS JUSTICE FROM AN APPEALS COURT. Most clients of any NJ Mesothelioma lawyer worked with asbestos. Asbestos exposure can lead to Mesothelioma, a deadly cancer. Often, victims were employed in manufacturing Read More


Medical Lawyer Cases – Hospital Liability

  • By Marc S. Berman

MEDICAL LAWYER MUST CONSIDER TYPE OF HOSPITAL BEING SUED DAMAGES ARE LIMITED IF HOSPITAL IS A NON-PROFIT. NO SUCH LIMIT APPLIES TO FOR-PROFIT FACILITIES. A medical lawyer bringing a case against a hospital must consider the type of hospital involved. Is it a for-profit hospital? Is it a nonprofit? Or is it a charity? You see, New Read More


NJ Statute of Limitations Extended

  • By Marc S. Berman
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JUDGE EXTENDS NJ STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS FOR MAN WHO FELL ASLEEP FOR 70 YEARS IN HIS LAWYER’S OFFICE. The NJ statute of limitations for personal injury cases is normally two years. That means that an injured victim normally has two years from the date of the accident to file a lawsuit. After that, the victim Read More


NJ Malpractice Lawyer -Skin Cancer Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
NJ malpractice lawyer

A NJ MALPRACTICE LAWYER MUST SUE ALL RESPONSIBLE MEDICAL PROVIDERS AT THE BEGINNING OF A LAWSUIT. One of the main decisions that a NJ malpractice lawyer must make is whom to sue. A patient who suffered from medical malpractice was likely not just treated by one doctor. Rather, there were probably many other medical providers Read More


Do You Need a Mesothelioma Lawyer ?

  • By Marc S. Berman
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Have you or someone you know been diagnosed with mesothelioma? If so, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact a mesothelioma lawyer, before it’s too late. A mesothelioma lawyer obtains compensation for mesothelioma victims. Mesothelioma is a particularly deadly form of cancer. Exposure to asbestos is the primary risk factor. Asbestos is a mineral. It was used Read More


Legal Resolutions for 2015, Part 1

  • By Marc S. Berman
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A FEW LEGAL NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR 2015 THAT YOU SHOULD CONSIDER  (PART I). Another year has begun. Everyone, it seems, is making New Year’s resolutions. So here are a few important legal New Year’s resolutions for you to consider: Make sure you have a will. Otherwise, the laws of the state will determine who Read More


Wrongful Birth Explained

  • By Marc S. Berman
Wrongful birth

WRONGFUL BIRTH CLAIMS-WHAT ARE THEY? What is a wrongful birth claim? You may have read that a woman received a jury award for the wrongful birth of her baby. How could the birth of a baby be “wrongful”? What exactly is the woman receiving compensation for? It really goes back to a doctor’s duty of Read More


Boy Not Liable for Causing Sports Injury

  • By Marc S. Berman
Sports injury

SPORTS INJURY: 11-YEAR-OLD NOT LIABLE FOR BREAKING OPPONENT’S ARM A child inflicts a sports injury on another child.  Must he or his family pay the victim compensation? An appeals court in New Jersey recently decided the question. In the court case, a boy we’ll call George and a boy we’ll call Chuck were lacrosse players Read More


Ten Commandments – What to Do After A Dog Bite

  • By Marc S. Berman
What to do after a dog bite

What to Do After a Dog Bite. The “Ten Commandments” What to do after a dog bite?  REPORT THE INCIDENT to the police while still at the scene. Later,  report the incident to municipal animal control. TRUTHFULLY TELL THE POLICE JUST THE FACTS  of what happened. Don’t argue.  Don’t become emotional. OBTAIN THE OWNER’S NAME, Read More