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Once you learn that you may recover compensation for a car accident, it is only natural to wonder how much you will ultimately receive. Because each accident case is different, it is impossible to provide an estimate without conducting a thorough analysis of all of the facts of your case. That said, South Carolina law […]

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In this article, entitled “Corporate asset protection: Shielding your practice from lawsuits, threats“, by David B. Mandell, JD, MBA, and Jason M. O’Dell, MS, CWM, the two write an entire article aimed to “protect a medical practice or healthcare business against lawsuits and potential creditor threats.”  This is the sick reality of hospital care, nursing home […]

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As an attorney who has lived in South Carolina his entire life – and seen the good, bad, and ugly of the hospitals – I hate the fact that the average citizen never hears much about the bad and the ugly but only the “spin” of the hospitals and the alleged good they do.  Far […]

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A jury in Charleston, South Carolina today awarded $50,000,000.00 in an automobile accident death case.  I believe this is the largest verdict in South Carolina history in a personal injury lawsuit. The case involved a wrongful death claim brought by a woman whose husband was killed five years ago by a driver who ran a red-light, […]

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from the New York Times Watchful Eye in Nursing Homes Jonathon Rosen A pretty nightie, a new lipstick, a fresh toothbrush: Doris Racher noticed that small things she had bought for her 96-year-old mother, Eryetha Mayberry, a dementia patient at a nursing home in Oklahoma City, had been disappearing. Ms. Racher assumed the culprit was […]

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  Hughey Law Firm Product Liability Lawyers Dangerous Toys Recalled #defectiveproduct #productliability #injurylawyer ToysRUs Recalls due toys due to risk of injury to children.  See $650,000.00 product liability settlement  The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious […]

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As more and more elderly Americans choose to spend their later years in assisted living facilities, FRONTLINE and ProPublica examine whether this loosely regulated, multi-billion dollar industry is putting seniors at risk? Our film, “Life and Death in Assisted Living”; you can also download the full written series as an e-book. Joan Boice needed help. Lots […]

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Client just picked this check up from her wreck case, with her net at $186,839.58 after fees and costs.  She’s happy.  #scwrecklawyer #accidentlawyer #scaccidentlawyer #charlestonaccidentlawyer #southcarolinaaccidentsettlement All cases are different and must be evaluated on their own merit.  A result in one case does not guarantee a result in another.    

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Federal lawsuit filed alleging sexual assault, inadequate security.  We have a #premisesliability lawsuit now alleging wrongful death as a result of inadequate security and have handled several others. Four Students File Federal Lawsuit Against UConn November 01, 2013|By KATHLEEN MEGAN, kmegan@courant.com, The Hartford Courant HARTFORD — Three current students and one recent graduate filed a federal lawsuit Friday […]

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