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Legal and Medical News Blog

Hospital Safety Violations Rarely Result in Penalties

September 26th, 2017 | Author: | Category: health news

One might think that ongoing sewage leaks or persistent rodent problems would be enough to trigger a fine for a hospital, but according to an investigation by USA Today, that is rarely the outcome. Take, for instance, the case of MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington D.C. The hospital is the go-to emergency center for […]

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Shoulder Dystocia Case Settled in Federal Court

August 17th, 2017 | Author: | Category: firm news

In this action, a woman sued the Federal Government after her son sustained nerve damage to his arm after delivery by a doctor managed under a federal program. The matter was resolved with a settlement after 5 years in litigation. On February 14, 2010, at 37.5 weeks pregnant, the plaintiff was admitted to the labor […]

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Jim Martin Again Recognized by Best Lawyers in America

August 17th, 2017 | Author: | Category: firm news

Martin Kane Kuper is proud to announce that Jim Martin has again been recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America by Best Lawyers, a division of Woodward/White. Jim was recognized for his work in the practice areas of: Medical Malpractice Law Personal Injury Litigation Product Liability Litigation Jim was also named the Best Lawyers’ […]

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Jim Martin & Dana McDade Secure $2.63 Million Award for Drunk Driving Crash Victims

August 10th, 2017 | Author: | Category: firm news, notable lawsuits

A young couple and their infant son suffered injuries from a head-on collision at 1:00am on January 23, 2012. The defendant was driving in the wrong direction on Route 35 and showed a Blood Alcohol Content of .25. The infant child, properly secured in his child seat, sustained a fractured skull and brain damage, resulting […]

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Recent Firm Awards

August 10th, 2017 | Author: | Category: firm news

Jim Martin, Jack Kane, Eric Kuper, John Harding and John Gillick were all recognized as Super Lawyers by Thompson Reuters. Martin Kane Kuper attorneys continue to receive AV Ratings by Martindale-Hubbell for high ethical standards and legal excellence. Jim Martin has been honored by a number of individual awards, including: Fellow of the American Bar […]

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Recent Case Results

August 10th, 2017 | Author: | Category: firm news

Jack Kane recently obtained the following results for clients of our Perth Amboy office: $100,000 settlement for tear of shoulder without surgery, some bulges in spine $75,000 for facial laceration/scarring $110,000 scarring and some spine/neuro treatment $50,000 settlement for broken finger at negligent store Todd Drayton Slip and Fall Settlement On September 12, 2016, Todd […]

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Spotlight on Bill Levinson, Of Counsel

August 10th, 2017 | Author: | Category: firm news

Bill graduated from Northwestern University School of Law in 1984. Over the course of his career, Bill has tried over 100 jury trials, resulting in numerous multimillion dollar settlements and verdicts. He has also obtained two jury verdicts each greater than $18 million. Bill was a Barrister with the Middlesex County Inns of Court, a […]

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Ingredient in Roundup Weed Killer Causes Cancer

July 21st, 2017 | Author: | Category: health news

Roundup, one of the most powerful herbicides on the market, has an ingredient that causes cancer. California recently added glyphosate, one of the key ingredients in Roundup, to a list of chemicals classified as carcinogens. Soon, the state may require warnings that advise consumers accordingly. As CNN reported last month, more than 800 non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma patients […]

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America’s Most Dangerous Cars

June 27th, 2017 | Author: | Category: helpful links

There are many ways to rate a car’s safety (or lack thereof), however, survival in an accident is key. Recently-released data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety helped identify the cars with the highest fatality rates. Most of the models that have the highest driver fatality rates are small cars with structures that are […]

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