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Pennsylvania Nursing Home Settles Wrongful Death Suit, Agrees to Pay $800,000

By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On December 21, 2017, the Devereux Foundation in Philadelphia, agreed to pay $800,000 to end a wrongful death suit against staff at The … Continue reading

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Tennessee Supreme Court Rules Surviving Spouse May Bring Wrongful Death Action Despite Owing Child Support Arrearages

If the death of a family member was caused by the negligence of another person, a personal representative may institute a Tennessee wrongful death action on behalf of the decedent’s beneficiaries.  Generally, the beneficiaries identified by statute receive the compensation obtained in … Continue reading

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Wrongful Termination Suit Brings Whistleblower Retaliation to Forefront

California is an at-will employment state, which means employees can be fired for any reason and with no warning. There are however some exceptions to the rule that would categorize such dismissals as a wrongful termination. Some examples include if … Continue reading

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Wrongful Death in Texas

Legal Rights in a Texas Wrongful Death Case One of the most devastating experiences in life is the untimely death of a loved one. This particularly is the case when a family member’s life is taken because of the negligence … Continue reading

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Delaware Truck Accident Lawsuit Alleges Negligence, Wrongful Death

Share This Item November 28, 2017 – Sussex County, Delaware — The family of a 59-year old man who was struck and killed by a dump truck filed a wrongful death lawsuit today, accusing the truck driver and his employer … Continue reading

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