Sep 19 2015

Jury Nullification In Medical Malpractice Cases Is Criminal

Most lawyers who represent patients injured or killed by medical malpractice are huge supporters of the 7th Amendment. It provides as follows: Seventh Amendment – Civil Trials. In Suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no fact tried by a […]

Jan 23 2015

Fair Is Fair, Unless You’re A Victim Of Medical Malpractice

It’s that time of year when my office gets reminders in the mail about what we must have posted and visible to all employees.  They are entitled, by law, to be apprised of their rights if they hurt themselves here, or become too ill to work.  That’s through Worker’s Compensation and through disability benefits. Posters […]

Jun 3 2012

Lawyers and Online Marketing-a Hazardous Mix

In Vilella v. AT &T,  a New York lawyer learned the hard way that the internet is chock full of unscrupulous sales people and tactics.  But perhaps the most important lesson for New York lawyers is that judges will be less than sympathetic to those who are motivated to take these charlatans of the internet to […]

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