A recent decision by the Maryland Court of Appeals highlights important deadlines that apply when pursuing litigation against local governments. This decision demonstrates why it is so important to contact an attorney as soon as possible after an injury. The recent Court of Appeals opinion made rulings on two distinct but related lead poisoning cases…. Read more »
Monthly Archives:: January 2014
A deceased 3-year-old’s parents filed a medical malpractice lawsuit after their child died following a dental operation. The Hawaiian parents say their child Finley Boyle was brought to the dentist for a pediatric root canal and she was given sedatives before the dental procedure. The parents’ attorney says the 3-year-old child was given a negligently… Read more »
RT America interviewed experienced attorney Scott Lucas in a special report on police brutality. Lucas is a veteran Maryland and Washington, D.C. injury attorney with experience representing victims of police brutality.
Stryker and Johnson & Johnson, two medical device manufacturers accused of making defective hip implants, have recently settled hip device lawsuits. Even though some settlements are being reached with hip device companies, recipients of defective hip implants who have not filed a claim are still eligible to seek compensation for defective hip implants. Stryker Corp.,… Read more »
The Wall Street Journal covered The Cochran Firm, D.C.’s SEC whistleblower practice. The WSJ story quotes managing attorney and whistleblower attorney David Haynes about the firm representing individuals filing qui tam suits under the Securities and Exchange Commission’s whistleblower program.