Monthly Archives: June 2012

Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Can Result in Large Settlements

A Chicago, Illinois couple received an 8.25 million dollar settlement in April 2012 for the wrongful death of their newborn, Genesis Burkett. Born in 2010, Genesis Burkett died as the result of a mistake made by the pharmacy when his infant IV bag was accidently filled with 60 times the...
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Ottawa Medical Malpractice Lawsuits are Complex Civil Actions

Ottawa medical malpractice lawsuits are not like other civil actions. Typically time consuming, complex and vigorously defended, medical malpractice lawsuits are some of the most difficult perusal injury lawsuits to win. The Canadian Medical Protective  Association is the entity which provides defence for a majority of doctors in Ottawa and Canada at large....
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Ottawa Man Wins 2.2 Million Dollar Malpractice Lawsuit

In May 2012, an Ottawa man and his personal injury lawyer won a 2.2 million dollar malpractice claim for an injury five years ago. Paul Ringer entered Community Hospital of Ottawa in November of 2006 undergoing a prostrate procedure when something went terribly wrong and he suffered an injury to his bladder. As...
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Cerebral Palsy in Children Causes Developmental Problems

Children with cerebral palsy display varying degrees of physical and mental disabilities. Ranging from mild to serious, these disabilities are hardships no family should have to bear alone. In addition to the hardship of simply dealing with a child with cerebral palsy, the financial burdens associated with the condition can...
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