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A trial is underway in Battlefield, Canada (Saskatchewan province) over allegations a disabled woman in a

A former resident at the Envoy Nursing Home in Staunton, VA, has pleading guilty to sexually molesting a fellow resident, an elderly woman. Charles Williams, who is 70 y...

This has to be one of the worst reported cases of elder abuse.  In a very disturbing incident, two San Diego

An easily avoidable problem, bedsores are very p...

An aggressive and painful cancer, mesothelioma is usually caused by exposure to asbestos...

An asbestos-exposure case is going to trial West Virginia; 67 companies are named in a lawsuit just filed by a...

A recent Superior Court case from Kern County, California has resulted the conviction of a nursing home director, on elder abuse. The director, Gwen Hughes, is going to ...

Chicago is the third-most populous city in the United States and the most populated city in both Illinois and the entire Midwest. Chicago...

A bar in North Carolina has been found liable for serving alcohol to a visibly drunk man, who then crashed into a family. David Huffman left Eddie’s Place Restaurant and...

An unfortunate part of modern life,

Another group that was often exposed to friable asbestos on the job, carpenters are often at risk of developing mesothelioma. An aggressive cancer that stays latent for ...

Asbestosis mesothelioma is caused by exposure to asbestos, usually from inhaling friable or airborne asbestos fibers; since inhalation is the main path of exposure, the lungs...

Slip and fall injury lawsuits can be very diffic...

Another troubling case of abuse in a nursing home has recently been reported; this one comes from upstate New York. On November 30th last year, a Level 3 sex offender—wh...

The journal Surgery has just released the results of its findings around surgical “never events” (that is, things that are never supposed to happen).  Over 4,000 of thes...

The litigation process afte...

Eye injuries are more common than most people realize—more than a million Americans suffer an eye injury every year. The majority of eye injuries happen occupationally (...

What is the law on debt collection?  The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) has been around for almost 35 years. The FDCPA is a federal law that applies to every...

Several people have died so far due to a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak.  Hundreds have been infected and the numbers are expected to rise.  Over 14,000 peop...

Up to 12 people died have so far due to a multistate fungal meningitis outbreak. Meningitis involves inflammation of the membranes surrounding the brain and spine. ...

The information in your credit report is used to evaluate your application for credit, insurance, employment, and renting a home. Your credit report contains information...

Over half a million dollars was awarded recently to class action litigants in Maryland. The group of debt collectors defending the class action lawsuit committed several...

A United States District Court judge has certified a huge text message spam class action case against Papa John’s International Inc. The nationwide lawsuit was given the...

Nursing home abuse and neglect can take many forms. Protect your loved ones from nursing home abuse by knowing their rights. When a loved one can no longer live indep...

Car insurance in Illinois is required by state law. Car insurance in Illinois provides protection against physical damage and bodily injury resulting from a motor vehicl...

Chicago Car accidents occur multiple times every day. From seatbelts to turn signals, safety measures are designed to prevent accidents and/or injuries when a car accide...

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevent, there are approximately 1.5 million residents in nursing homes. When you think of nursing homes, you think a...

Hundreds of passengers from the Costa Concordia, and close to 1,000 businesses from the island where the ship ran aground, are suing Carnival Corporation after the Janua...

Springfield Township Police and the Ohio Department of Health are investigating a possible sexual assault of an 80-year-old female Alzheimer’s patient at a nursing home ...

CHICAGO CAR ACCIDENT CHECKLIST If you have been i...