Florida has the Florida Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Plan, which can provide compensation to claimants for birth-related neurological injuries to the brain or spinal cord of babies. The injury must be from a mechanical injury or oxygen deprivation that occurred during the labor, delivery, or resuscitation in the immediate postdelivery period and must leave the […]
The amount of compensation you can get for your defective medical device lawsuit settlement can vary widely from one case to another. There is no set amount that applies to every settlement. The level of harm you suffered will be a significant factor in your outcome. Sometimes the defendant’s conduct can impact the value of […]
A motorcycle accident can happen for many reasons. Sometimes multiple factors combine and lead to a crash. A motorcycle wreck can involve only the motorcycle or more than one vehicle.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) performed a study of what can cause motorcycle accidents. They found more than 1,900 things that can lead to […]
Medical malpractice can lead to cerebral palsy, as can many other factors. Cerebral palsy is a medical condition in which the brain sustains damage, usually before birth. The brain damage affects the person’s ability to control movement and posture. The condition can affect muscle tone.
What Can Cause Cerebral Palsy
These factors can cause a disruption or […]
Yes, you can sue for disfigurement after a motorcycle accident. Motorcycle crashes can cause disfigurement from lacerations, burns, loss of limbs, and other injuries. You can also pursue money damages for your other losses, whether you received disfiguring injuries or not.
Damages You Can Get for a Motorcycle Accident
Motorcycle accidents often cause economic and non-economic losses. […]
Many different factors go into the settlement amount of a birth injury lawsuit, so it is difficult to answer the question of how much the average settlement is. So much of the outcome depends on the unique circumstances of your case.
A settlement happens when the plaintiff and defendant reach an agreement on how much compensation […]
You got hurt when you slipped and fell on someone else’s property. As the medical bills start rolling in and you cannot work until you finish your recuperation, you find yourself wondering: will I win my slip and fall case?
We have to prove that the landowner was negligent before we can hold them liable for […]
Hyram Montero helped a family move forward after a tragic car accident took the life of their teenage daughter. Mr. Montero reached a settlement of $200,000 with the city of Coconut Creek, Florida for the high-speed police chase that caused Abigail Espinoza’s death.
Florida law limits the amount of settlement that a state agency can pay […]
You can sue for spinal cord and other types of injuries if someone else’s carelessness caused or contributed to the car accident that hurt you. The person we sue must be legally responsible for your injuries.
The Elements of Negligence
Most car accidents are the result of negligence. We must prove all of these factors to establish […]
Unlike the typical car accident, there are usually more defendants to potentially sue in a truck accident lawsuit. You might be able to sue several people after a truck accident to hold them responsible for the harm you suffered.
How the Truck Driver Can Be Liable
The person who was driving the tractor-trailer might have made a […]