Professional Malpractice - Other. Legal news and articles for April 8 - 12, 2017

Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C. Names New PartnersHow to Build a Successful Career as a LawyerModernizing a Law FirmModernizing a Law FirmModernizing a Law FirmBrent Coon sued for legal malpractice, accused of botching $12M Deepwater Horizon claimLaw firm hires professional liability defense attorneys from rivalPlaintiffs Bar Perspective: Stephen RosenthalPlaintiffs Bar Perspective: Stephen RosenthalApplications of the Statute of Repose in Medical Malpractice CasesApplications of the Statute of Repose in Medical Malpractice CasesLaw Firm Litigation That Quietly Went Away in 2016Groups Praise Dismissal of Lawsuit to Undermine Vermont Patient End-of-Life LawArticle 257 of the UAE Penal Code: a law of unintended consequences for arbitration, April 2017E. Drew Britcher Named to the Ten Year Top List in New Jersey

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Amber M. Moore
The National Law ReviewApril 7, 2017

Amber Moore practices in the areas of energy and general litigation. Ms. Moore has experience in defending clients in land use, professional liability, medical malpractice, and construction litigation matters. She has also assisted clients with ...more »

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Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C. Names New Partners
Digital JournalApril 12, 2017

The law firm of Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C. is pleased to announce that Vimala B. Ruszkowski, Sandy T. Roussas and Adam V. Maiocco have been named as Partners with the firm. Vimala B. Ruszkowski is a member of the firm's Medical Malpractice ...more »

How to Build a Successful Career as a Lawyer
Huffington PostApril 11, 2017

Medical malpractice is a fascinating world – I would described it as worthy of a Shakespearian tragedy, filled with skyrocketing monetary compensations, battles of the best minds of legal and medical profession, fought in excruciating details in ...more »

Modernizing a Law Firm
The RecorderApril 11, 2017

Updated claim prevention systems can effectively and reliably reduce the risks of a legal malpractice claim or bar grievance. Law practices that implement risk management systems in response to changes in the modern law practice have benefited by ...more »

Modernizing a Law Firm
The RecorderApril 11, 2017

Twenty-first century law practices continue to experience changes in risk and frequency of legal malpractice claims, even as they implement systems and solutions designed to reduce those risks. As technology evolves, professional regulatory bodies have ...more »

Modernizing a Law Firm
The RecorderApril 11, 2017

Section 6148 also requires attorneys to disclose the nature of legal services to be provided and the responsibilities of both parties to perform the contract. The statute also allows a client to void a fee contract if the statutory requirements of the ...more »

Brent Coon sued for legal malpractice, accused of botching $12M Deepwater Horizon claim
Southeast Texas RecordApril 11, 2017

BEAUMONT – A recent lawsuit brought against Brent Coon seeks $16 million in damages from the area attorney and his firm for allegedly botching a Deepwater Horizon oil spill claim. Coon. Seeking punitive damages, Karen and Joseph Gauci filed the suit ...more »

Law firm hires professional liability defense attorneys from rival
Business InsuranceApril 10, 2017

Effective immediately, Tom Leghorn will become the head of London Fischer's professional liability defense group, which defends architects and engineers, employment practices claims and accountants malpractice claims, New York-based London Fischer ...more »

Plaintiffs Bar Perspective: Stephen Rosenthal
Law360 (subscription)April 10, 2017

Law360, New York (April 10, 2017, 1:46 PM EDT) -- Stephen F. Rosenthal is a partner at Podhurst Orseck PA in Miami focusing on complex litigation and appeals. His practice spans class actions, personal injury, aviation accidents, complex commercial ...more »

Plaintiffs Bar Perspective: Stephen Rosenthal
Law360 (subscription)April 10, 2017

Law360, New York (April 10, 2017, 1:46 PM EDT) -- Stephen F. Rosenthal is a partner at Podhurst Orseck PA in Miami focusing on complex litigation and appeals. His practice spans class actions, personal injury, aviation accidents, complex commercial ...more »

Applications of the Statute of Repose in Medical Malpractice Cases
The Legal IntelligencerApril 10, 2017

Banka, a Superior Court decision rendered in January 2017, the plaintiff tried to creatively circumvent the statute of repose by alleging that a doctor's unnecessary recommendation of stents and alleged coverup was not a medical professional negligence ...more »

Applications of the Statute of Repose in Medical Malpractice Cases
The Legal IntelligencerApril 10, 2017

Banka, a Superior Court decision rendered in January 2017, the plaintiff tried to creatively circumvent the statute of repose by alleging that a doctor's unnecessary recommendation of stents and alleged coverup was not a medical professional negligence ...more »

Law Firm Litigation That Quietly Went Away in 2016
The American LawyerApril 10, 2017

Large firms frequently file suit—or get sued—in all sorts of litigation, such as legal malpractice claims, bill arguments with ex-clients, partnership disputes and claims by ex-employees. While the suits make headlines at the time they are filed ...more »

Groups Praise Dismissal of Lawsuit to Undermine Vermont Patient End-of-Life Law
vtdigger.orgApril 10, 2017

(Rutland, VT – April 6, 2017) Compassion & Choices and Patient Choices Vermont praised a federal judge's ruling to dismiss a lawsuit brought by religious groups seeking to undermine Vermont's Patient Choice at End of Life Act (a/k/a Act 39). The law ...more »

Article 257 of the UAE Penal Code: a law of unintended consequences for arbitration, April 2017
Lexology (registration)April 10, 2017

Since their appearance last year, the amendments to Article 257 of the UAE Penal Code have caused alarm amongst arbitration professionals working in the UAE. We take a fresh look at the potential implications of Article 257; what it means for parties, ...more »

E. Drew Britcher Named to the Ten Year Top List in New Jersey
Parsippany FocusApril 8, 2017

He has also served as past-president of the New Jersey Association for Justice, where he currently chairs its Amicus and Medical Malpractice Committees and has done so for over a decade. Britcher was a founding member of the Board of Trial Lawyers Care ...more »

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