Nov24, 2015

Arbitration Clauses in Consumer Contracts May Soon be Banned

As a consumer you may be under the impression that if you should have a dispute with a company about its products or services, you are always free to file a lawsuit against them to […]

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Nov23, 2015

Can a Surgical “Black Box” Lessen the Number of Preventable Medical Errors?

The patient safety advocacy organization The Leapfrog Group published a report in 2014 that identified hospital errors as the third leading cause of death in the United States, after heart disease and cancer. This report […]

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Nov19, 2015

Now Researchers Cannot Even Tell You about Dangerous Drugs

Dr. Nav Persaud is a physician and drug researcher at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada. He has been researching a drug called Diclectin, which is manufactured by Duchesnay Inc. It is the only drug […]

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Nov16, 2015

Hospital Acquired Infections Affect One in 25 Patients According to the CDC

Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI) or health care associated infections affect patients in hospital or other health-care facilities and were not present or incubating at the time of admission. HAIs represent the most frequent, adverse events […]

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Nov13, 2015

Paulson & Nace, PLLC Named to “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News and World Report

We are very proud to announce that Paulson & Nace, PLLC has been ranked Tier 1 in the 2016 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers’ list of Best Law Firms in […]

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Nov6, 2015

Amusement Park Accident Injury Lawsuits

Perhaps it is the threat of imminent danger that rollercoasters and other amusement park and theme park rides impose which gives thrill-seeking riders such a rush, but every year about 4,400 children get injured on […]

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Nov3, 2015

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit about Patient Suicide Being Decided by the Florida Supreme Court

In 2008, a Florida woman named Jacqueline Granicz, who was suffering from depression, called her doctor’s office and reported that she felt like she was under a great deal of mental strain;, she was crying […]

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Oct30, 2015

Nursing Home Abuse: What are Your Rights and Protections When You Have Been Injured?

If you are a resident in a nursing home that is certified to receive Medicare or Medicaid funding, you are protected by federal and state laws that were enacted to make sure that you get […]

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Oct27, 2015

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Is Saving Lives

There are few topics more distasteful than fecal transplants, and discussing them with a doctor can be embarrassing for many people. However, a fecal transplant could be the cure to Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, […]

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Oct23, 2015

West Virginia’s Water Contains an Unsafe Amount of Teflon

The Ohio River Valley in West Virginia used to be a base of operations for DuPont, where is manufactured a chemical called perfluorooctanoic acid, usually abbreviated to PFOA or C8. It was used in a […]

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