Archive: 2015

Personal Injury

New York City Reaches Historic $5.9 Million Settlement with Family of Eric Garner

As a West Chester County accident law firm, our professional legal staff is equipped to help families navigate the murky waters of New York’s wrongful death laws. While pursuing legal action in the...

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Mon Aug 31, 10:56am

Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

Wal-Mart Faces Discrimination Lawsuits for Denying Benefits to Same-Sex Spouses

In recent years, advocates for the LGBT community have helped make great strides against employment discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender and marital status. Nonetheless, there is still...

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Fri Aug 28, 1:59pm

Personal Injury

Driverless Cars & Personal Injury: Who’s at Fault?

With driver-assistance technologies emerging as the latest competitive edge between auto makers, it stands to reason that driverless cars cannot be too far off the horizon. While this notion is still...

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Wed Jul 22, 2:50pm

Personal Injury

New York Court of Appeals Emphasizes Importance of Reliable Evidence in Injury Cases

When it comes to a car accident case, the keystone of a successful verdict or settlement is reliable, thorough and definitive medical evidence supporting the injury claim. In most instances, this is...

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Wed Jul 8, 12:49pm

Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

NYC Mayor Implements ‘Undercover Applicant’ Initiative to Combat Employment Discrimination

The concept of employment discrimination covers a broad range of acts across the entire employment process – from initial application to termination and appeal. Employment discrimination is...

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Wed Jun 24, 10:11am

Personal Injury

Family of New Yorker Killed in Auto vs. Train Crash Prepares for Wrongful Death Lawsuit, Facts May Present a Problem

In the early morning hours of February 3, 2015, a horrific tragedy struck the town of Mount Pleasant as a 49-year old mother of three was fatally stricken by an oncoming Metro-North train en route...

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Wed Jun 10, 1:33pm

Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

Detecting Discrimination in a Non-Compete Agreement – What Can You Do About It?

A non-compete or non-competition agreement is a contract between an employer and his employee that limits the potential business activities of the employee upon the conclusion of the employment...

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Wed May 27, 9:23am

Personal Injury

Five Procedural Issues Common in Commercial Trucking Accidents

An accident with a big rig is a big deal – and enduring this kind of collision can leave lasting effects, both physical and emotional. If you are reeling from a recent truck accident in the...

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Wed May 13, 11:34am

Personal Injury

Cosmetic Medical Procedures: Defending Against Malpractice Claims

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the vast majority of medical malpractice claims made against practitioners arise from the aesthetic and elective component of practice.

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Wed Apr 22, 8:33am

Personal Injury

On Thin Ice: Know Your Slip-and-Fall Rights in the Following Scenarios

It’s cold, windy and treacherous outside. En route from your favorite department store, you suddenly find yourself face-to-face with the ice-covered pavement in front of the store – and are in...

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Wed Apr 8, 9:26am