Tag Archives: reverses

Illinois Appellate Court Reverses Discovery Order in Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Relying On the Medical Studies Act

On May 13, 2015, Millicent Mnookin suffered a sudden drop in oxygen followed by cardiac arrest while she was under general anesthesia for surgery at Northwest Community Hospital. She was taken to an intensive care unit but died just two … Continue reading

Posted in Medical malpractice law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tennessee Court of Appeals Reverses Defense Verdict in Birth Injury Case

Many Tennessee medical malpractice lawsuits involve tragic situations, but those involving young children and babies injured at birth can be some of the most heartbreaking. Doctors and their insurance companies are often quick to deny liability and shift blame for … Continue reading

Posted in Injury & Accident Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ninth Circuit Decries Consideration of Extraneous Matter, Reverses Securities Suit Dismissal

The motion to dismiss phase is a critical stage in the life cycle of a securities class action lawsuit. If a case survives the dismissal motion, it likely will move toward settlement, as so few cases actually go to trial. … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Illinois Appellate Court Reverses Dismissal of Medical Malpractice Case for Abusive Discretion in Denying Health Professional’s Report Within the Time Limit

According to the report of this case, the Illinois Appellate Court has reversed the dismissal of a medical malpractice case. The case had been dismissed by the trial judge on the ground that the plaintiff did not meet the requirement … Continue reading

Posted in Medical malpractice law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

North Carolina Appellate Court Reverses Revocation of Benefits to Injured Meat Cutter

Once you are awarded workers’ compensation benefits, it is important that you protect your right to continue receiving those benefits for as long as you are legally entitled to receive them. Many insurers will attempt to terminate benefit payments after … Continue reading

Posted in Injury & Accident Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment