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Questions About Baby’s Birth Injury? Do This…

Questions About Baby’s Birth Injury? Do This…

Questions about baby’s birth injury? If this is you and you do not want to immediately speak with an attorney right away, these steps can help you get a better picture of what may have happened during labor and delivery. The reason I am suggesting the actions in this...

Understanding Birth Trauma From A Legal Perspective

Understanding Birth Trauma From A Legal Perspective

Understanding birth trauma from a legal perspective can be extremely helpful to a family looking for answers surrounding their baby’s injury at birth. It has been my experience, talking mostly to families who have a baby with an HIE and/or CP diagnosis, that providing...

HIE Prognosis (Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy)

HIE Prognosis (Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy)

In an HIE investigation, we are sometimes asked during our initial interview with a family about an HIE prognosis. This is an issue that can arise during a medical legal discussion regarding possible long-term care issues. Because life-care plans and other long-term...

Baby And Parent Claims After A Birth Injury

Baby And Parent Claims After A Birth Injury

The focus of this short educational article is baby and parent claims after a birth injury. Believe it or not, baby and parent claims after a birth injury can vary and in some instances be different from each other. This is why it is important to be sure to analyze...

HIE Caused By Malpractice?

HIE Caused By Malpractice?

So the question posed is HIE caused by malpractice? To get to the answer of this extremely important question you have to understand some of the areas of investigation. For some parents, having this answer allows them to make the best decision moving forward. In this...

Calling For A Loved One For Medical Malpractice?

Calling For A Loved One For Medical Malpractice?

  Are you calling for a loved one regarding medical malpractice? If so, this article, and supporting video is for you. I am writing this to help clear up some of the confusion which can linger around this subject. One point to keep in mind is who is the client in...

Medical Malpractice

Will The Doctor Be Present For Your Deposition?

Will the doctor be present for your deposition? From time to time, around deposition scheduling, a client will ask this question. So, I decided to discuss this issue because it hits on a couple of key issues when a doctor is sued for medical malpractice. It has been...

How Can You Screw Up Your Deposition?

How can you screw up your deposition? This is something that was bluntly asked of me by someone who had watched one of our previous educational videos. After digging deeper and asking follow-up questions, the person wanted to know what are some ways in which a person...

Understand The Question Before Answering In A Deposition

Even though it sounds simple, some people forget that they need to understand the question before answering in a deposition. When this happens, the person giving the deposition runs the risk of providing answers to questions that may not actually reflect the answer...

What If The Defense Wants To Video Your Deposition?

What if the defense wants to video your deposition? For some, this request is not something they expect or know can be done. Regardless, in some situations a request to video your deposition might be made. When it happens, it is important that you understand not only...

So You Want To Fire Your Attorney?

So, you want to fire your attorney (for the purpose of this article you are not in trial yet with your matter)? Contrary to what some think, you can fire your attorney. With that said, there are other things that you should make sure that you understand when thinking...

Genetics And A HIE Claim

Genetics and a HIE claim, or to ask the question is a different manner, what role can genetics play in a HIE claim in which it is your position that the doctors and nurses are the cause of your baby’s HIE diagnosis? When parents contact us regarding an investigation...

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