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IS MY PRESCRIPTION IS PART OF A CLASS ACTION CASE?

Class action law suits employed to hold overly ambitious or negligent pharmaceutical companies accountable are discussed in news media, tv commercials, and pop up in various Google ads on a regular basis. For those who have been prescribed new or different drugs due to updated medical coverage or any other reason may be skeptical and […]

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HOW TO HAVE A COMPLETE INVESTIGATION OF YOUR CAR ACCIDENT

The moment insurance companies are told of your auto accident, their systematic approach to reducing the amount of money they will be responsible to pay out kicks into full gear.  This approach will certainly involve an investigation of some kind to find details that can be used to their advantage. This is why it would […]

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HOW TO SPOT NEGLIGENT MAINTENANCE

“If you take care of the little things, the big things will take care of themselves. You can gain more control of your life  by paying closer attention to the little things.” Emily Dickinson When a property owner chooses to invite guests onto the premises, the guests assume that any hazards or potential dangers have […]

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WAS MY ELECTRICAL ACCIDENT DUE TO NEGLIGENCE?

“Electricity is really just organized lightning.” George Carlin  Mr. Carlin may have been onto something. It’s no secret our modern world could not run or continue to advance and progress without the bridling of this power we call electricity. But it has been said that with great power comes great responsibility.  The benefit of experience […]

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EMERGENCY ROOM MALPRACTICE IS TOO COMMON

Whether it’s surgical error, doctor error, nurse errors, hospital negligence, ER care negligence, or medical malpractice, emergency room malpractice is far too common.  With the hectic, overcrowded nature of emergency rooms, you need to know that you are protected throughout your experience.   When you show arrive at a local emergency room you will usually […]

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PREVENTING DANGEROUS GOLF CART ACCIDENTS

“Golf is a good walk spoiled.” Mark Twain   Mark Twain did not invent the golf cart, so far as we know, but he did have the right idea. Of course we know golf carts are a convenient way to get around the golf course, but they are an increasingly popular means for teenagers and […]

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THE DANGERS BEHIND LATEX GLOVES IN THE MEDICAL WORLD

In the Showtime original series, Dexter, a Miami forensics expert moonlights as a serial killer of egregious criminals he believes to have escaped justice. In the pilot episode of Dexter’s first season he shows to be disciplined and meticulous about wearing rubber gloves when dealing out vengeance upon these murderous criminals. Little did we know, […]

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Signs of Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect in Clermont, FL

Because of the aging population, nursing homes in Clermont, FL and across the nation are seeing an increase in the number of residents living in such facilities. Abuse and neglect have become national news and is a major concern for over two million long-term care patients. Nursing home residents have the legal right to expect […]

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I Was Put in the Middle of a Bar Fight, Can I Sue?

Owners of bars and restaurants owe their customers not only good service and quality food and drinks, but they also owe their customers a safe and hazard-free environment. Premises liability mandates that property owners have the responsibility to take necessary safety precautions when they welcome individuals onto their property. Responsibility for Safety Bar owners share […]

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Defective Products Causing Brain Injuries

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can occur when from a defective product and result in lost wages, and huge medical expenses, as well as long-term recovery expenses. A person who suffers a brain injury from a defective product should seek legal counsel to pursue a products liability claim. The Orlando, FL attorneys at Oldham & […]

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Civil RICO Violations Explained

On October 15, 1970, the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act was put into effect. This act was geared towards mafia-type civil behavior to give victims of this type of activity a source of legal recourse. Racketeering is defined as obtaining or extorting money illegally or carrying on illegal business activities, most often by […]

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Tips to Prevent Farm and Industrial Accidents in Eustis, FL

Farm and industrial accidents cause some of the most serious injuries, and quite often cause chronic pain and debilitating health conditions leaving the injured person unable to work. By practicing the safety tips to prevent farm and industrial accidents, listed below, you may save yourself or others from debilitating or fatal injuries: Never assume that […]

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