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Matthew A. Dolman

Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring Errors

During labor and delivery, doctors and nurses should be constantly aware that there are two patients—both the mother and the child. Even though the baby has not yet been born, it is imperative that a medical team remain aware of […]

Matthew A. Dolman

Determining the Value of a Florida Birth Injury Claim

St. Petersburg Birth Injury Lawyers Ensuring that Victims Receive the Compensation They Deserve Birth injuries affect thousands of people each year. They can range from minor events, such as a bump or a bruise that causes discomfort and pain, to […]

James Humann

COOK IVC FILTER UPDATE: Court Issues Third Amended Bellwether Trial Plan

With the recent $417 million dollar jury verdict against Johnson & Johnson in the California suit alleging the company’s talc-based baby powder causes ovarian cancer, many in the legal community will be closely watching the Cook IVC bellwether trials which […]

David Mittleman

Pancreatic Cancer – False Positives Can Kill You

Pancreatic Cancer can go undetected until it has advance to the point where successful treatment is unlikely.  Pancreatic cancer is notorious for its poor prognosis, with a low overall 5-year survival rate of only 8.7%.  Early detection gives you the […]

Jon Lewis

Need an attorney? Do you want a Mill or a Boutique?

So, you are in a car wreck, or you’ve suffered from medical malpractice, or a family member or acquaintance has been killed due to another’s negligence, or you’ve been defrauded or wrongfully treated by an insurance company.  What do you […]

David Mittleman

Double Booked Surgeons Force Patients to Wait Under Anesthesia

Over a year ago, I wrote a blog about a practice known as simultaneous surgeries, in which a surgeon operates on more than one patient at a time.  Patients, who usually have no idea their surgeon is operating on another […]

Ryan M. Springer

Gentamicin Toxicity

Gentamicin toxicity can result from medical malpractice and pharmacy negligence.

Ryan M. Springer

The Opioid Epidemic in Utah

Deaths due to drug overdoses are an epidemic in Utah. But not all deaths are caused by illegal drugs. Many are also caused by prescription errors and improper pain management practices.

T. Thomas Metier

Should Nebraska Adopt the Loss of Chance Doctrine in Medical Malpractice Cases?

What the damages were and why the Cohans suffered them were questions of fact for a jury to determine.

T. Thomas Metier

What Happens When One Party Does Not Want to Use its Own Expert Witness, and the Opposing Side Wants To?

The Court of Appeals says that the trial court did not abuse its discretion in denying the use of the defense’s expert witnesses by the plaintiff.