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Russ Berkowitz Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Danbury Superior Court against Connecticut Childbirth and Birthing Center

Russ Berkowitz has filed a wrongful death medical malpractice lawsuit in Danbury Superior Court against Connecticut Childbirth and Birthing Center on behalf of the parents of a baby girl who died at Danbury Hospital of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy after a midwife who worked for the defendant birthing center failed to timely diagnose that our client … Continued

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Erik Siegel and Christina Hanna Settle Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Case

Erik Siegel and Christina Hanna have settled a wrongful death medical malpractice case against a Connecticut nursing home on behalf of the estate of a client who was found dead on its grounds two weeks after the nursing home reported him missing to the police. Our client, who had been convalescing in the defendant’s nursing … Continued

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Erik Siegel Settles Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Action

Erik Siegel has settled a wrongful death medical malpractice action on behalf the estate of a 48 year old investment analyst who committed suicide within days following counseling sessions with her psychiatrist and licensed therapist. Our client, a wife and mother of two, had long standing depression which had becoming progressively worse over the last … Continued

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Russ Berkowitz and Erik Seigel Settle Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Case

Russ Berkowitz and Erik Seigel have settled a wrongful death medical malpractice case on behalf of a 71 year old client who was rendered a vegetable and subsequently died as a result of the failure of a hospital’s surgical team to timely diagnose a mediastinal bleed that started during a lung biopsy and remained untreated … Continued

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Wrongful Death Claims: How Do They Work?

When a person dies because of the negligent acts, purposeful acts, or fault of another, the surviving family members may be able to file a lawsuit against the at-fault party. In wrongful death claims, the family or estate is seeking compensation for the loss of their loved one, and any benefits they would have received … Continued

The Berkowitz Law Firm LLC Examines Wrongful Death Lawsuit Involving US Postal Truck

Berkowitz and Hanna LLC provides legal counsel on wrongful death claims, and sometimes the cases involve commercial or company-owned vehicle accidents. Whether as a passenger or pedestrian, an individual’s death can result completely or partially from the defendant(s) negligent or reckless actions while using this vehicle. OC Weekly has reported on a $60 million wrongful death suit filed by … Continued

The Berkowitz Law Firm LLC Reflects On Uber Technologies’ Legal Woes In Recent Florida Motorcycle Accident

The California transportation start-up Uber, is facing at least 13 active lawsuits ranging from regulatory complaints, cases involving disgruntled freelance drivers, and —more seriously —a wrongful death lawsuit over a six-year-old crash victim in San Francisco.  Most recently, reports Berkowitz and Hanna LLC,  a 14th case has been filed:  a personal injury suit involving a Jupiter … Continued

The Berkowitz Law Firm LLC Reports On Wrongful Death Lawsuit

One day shy of the Statute of Limitations running out, notes medical malpractice experts Berkowitz and Hanna LLC, a California family is suing their teen’s doctor and the hospital where she went into cardiac arrest for negligence and wrongful death. In December 2013, thirteen-year-old Jahi McMath’s heart stopped at Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland, California, … Continued