Personal Injury Blog

<<PREVPage of 3NEXT>>

FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2016, 12:46 PM

If I settle my personal injury case can my private medical insurance company take part of my recovery?

The short answer is “no”—with some exceptions!

Read more

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2015, 4:57 PM

The Importance of Human Factors Testimony in Slip and Fall Premises Liability Cases

New York courts allow a party to use expert testimony to help a jury understand why someone may not have seen a tripping hazard, for example, given all the facts and circumstances, even though the hazard was "there to be seen."

Read more

FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2015, 2:22 PM

How We Used Demonstrative Evidence to Overcome a Jury's Common Sense Prejudice in a Medical Malpractice Suit

During expert witness testimony in a medical malpractice suit, we used a video that showed a quadriplegic individual driving a specially equipped van. This demonstrative evidence helped the jury to understand that not all quadriplegics are confined to bed, and this assisted them in understanding our theory of the case.

Read more