“Elyria Hospital, Doctors to Settle Medicare Heart Stent Allegations.” read the headline of the Cleveland Plain Dealer this past Saturday. Imagine, if you will, that you’ve been a patient at EMH Medical Center near Cleveland. And, you say to yourself, “Wait a minute … that’s where I had my heart stent procedure done.” As you...Continue reading
Does this photo show success? The idea for the photo came in response to my recent success as a Cleveland medical malpractice attorney in resolving two groups of mass pharmaceutical tort claims: one for $50 million and another for $42.5 million. It was taken by the very talented Jeff Downie. The photo shows me holding...Continue reading
I hope that your Christmas was a happy and healthy one shared with family and friends. As we approach the New Year, if you are anything like me, you think about two things: Dropping the holiday weight; and Making a realistic New Year’s resolution. Let’s forget about number one because I’m going to eat what...Continue reading
Cleveland medical malpractice attorney explains why medical malpractice cases are so complicated, and why you need an experienced lawyer to file your claim.
The biggest con job that has ever been perpetrated on the American consumer is tort reform. The far reaching and powerful insurance lobbyists were able to sell a big lie to the American people. In essence, they said that frivolous lawsuits, particularly medical malpractice claims, were the reason our healthcare costs and doctors’ malpractice insurance...Continue reading
Two years ago, a family friend gave my son, Max, a rather unique birthday present. He made a donation in Max’s name to the City Mission. Truth be told, I have driven past the City Mission thousands of times but never thought about stopping in. For some reason, I wanted to hand deliver the...Continue reading
Recently, Pfizer paid a $2 billion fine and GlaxoSmithKline coughed up $3 billion in fines for failing to report safety data about the diabetes drug, Avandia. Yet the costly Avandia settlement doesn’t seem to have changed the way pharmaceuticals are marketed. The only way to stop pharmaceutical companies from continuing to market and sell drugs...Continue reading
Today I’m sharing how I work on contingency, so my clients never have to take out their checkbook. I pay all expenses up front. Watch my TV clip to learn why you should choose a lawyer with plenty of resources and how I take care of expenses for my clients. If you think you have...Continue reading
A class action was successfully pursued against a pharmaceutical company for its failure to properly label its medication with a warning of an increased occurrence of heart attack and stroke.
A 45-year-old man suffered the amputation of both arms when a device malfunctioned. His arms were surgically reattached. A mechanical engineering expert established that the equipment was negligently designed and manufactured, a Ph.D. economist computed his diminished earning capacity, and a life-care planner delineated the cost of future medical procedures and therapy necessary to maintain...Continue reading