What to Do if You Have Been Injured on a Cruise Line

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If you find yourself injured on a cruise line, it can be hard to know what to do to address the situation and seek compensation for damages which can include medical bills, lost wages, as well as non-economic damages such as pain and suffering. There are a variety of common injuries which occur on cruise […]

What to Do if a Civilian Employer Does Not Honor Your Military Obligations

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Over 1.3 million citizens are serving in the United States military, both active duty and reserves across all branches of the military. These men and women undergo extensive training and dedicate their lives and time to the safety of this country. While this seems like a choice that should be honored, many civilian employers and […]

What Constitutes a “Whistleblower” Case?

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Whistleblowing is the term used to describe when an employee reports or openly complains about illegal conduct at work, usually by superiors. There are a variety of specific laws in place which prohibit employers from firing whistleblowers in retaliation depending on the issue. Whistleblower cases arise when an employee is fired in retaliation for “whistleblowing” […]

Sexual Assault on Cruise Ships: What to Do Afterwards

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Attorney Jack Hickey | 888-393-1388 | Free Consult “You need somebody who knows about the business of the cruise lines.” Sexual assault on cruise ships is a devastating and traumatic experience. Victims deserve someone on their side as they recover and figure out what further actions to take. John H. “Jack” Hickey is an injury […]

When Choosing an Attorney, Look at Trial Experience

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John H. “Jack” Hickey | 888-393-1388 | Free Consult Did you know that insurance companies and cruise lines keep records tracking which lawyers take cases to trial? This means they can relax if they see that certain attorneys always settle their cases before they reach the courtroom. Give yourself the best chance of success by […]

Interview: The Hidden Effects of Brain Injuries

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Brain injuries change lives forever, for both the victims and their loved ones. Every year, over 80,000 people get the life-changing diagnosis of a traumatic brain injury. Many of these victims will suffer in ways that no one can see. Struggling with basic day-to-day tasks is a new obstacle that they will have to confront […]

Case Story: Defective Auto Parts Cause TBI

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In this video, attorney John Romano explains a case he handled where the seatbacks in a car failed, leading to a brain injury for one of the passengers. When the victim eventually received her Master’s degree, the defense tried to use this as evidence against the severity of the injury. Contact the attorney directly: 888-981-1050 […]

Landmark Utah Supreme Court Ruling Allows Families to Recover for Emotional Loss After Injury to Child

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The Utah Supreme Court recently ruled in the case of a 14-year-old child that his mother and father were eligible to collect damages for loss of filial consortium, damages that are seldom offered across the United States. “Loss of consortium,” or to put it in layman’s terms, loss of love and affection, damages are typically […]

Feeling Sick After an MRI? This Could Be Why

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If you’re feeling sick after receiving an MRI, you’re not alone. Many patients who received MRIs have come forward with the same claims of toxic side effects. It turns out that an element used to make the MRI results easier to read may be dangerous to the human body. If you’re experiencing strange symptoms after […]

Injured on an Excursion: Is the Cruise Ship Liable?

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What happens if you’re on a cruise, and you’re injured while ziplining, riding in a float plane, enjoying a nature hike, or some other activity promoted by the cruise line as “fun” and “safe?” John H. “Jack” Hickey is an injury attorney based in Miami. He has spent many years representing people who have been […]

3M Earplugs: The Latest on the Lawsuits

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3M’s website calls them “the world’s softest earplugs.” But these devices may have contributed to long-term hearing damage for thousands upon thousands of veterans, hundreds of whom are now filing suit against the company, alleging that the products failed to protect their ears from combat-related noise damage. The Department of Justice has already settled its […]

Interview: Essure Side Effects

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Some women who received the birth control implant are describing severe and painful Essure side effects. These are often caused by the implant not staying in one place, which can cause injuries, cuts, and perforations. What can women do about these painful symptoms? John H. “Jack” Hickey offers suggestions in this video interview. Contact an […]

Interview: “Negligent, Careless, Outrageous”: Investigating the Boeing 737 Max 8 Crashes

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Hundreds of people have died in crashes involving the Boeing 737 MAX 8. Injury attorney Lewis S. “Mike” Eidson, who has many years of experience with international aviation litigation, says that a defective design and lack of training caused these plane crashes. Topics covered in this interview: How did the automated flight control system factor […]

Interview: What to Do After a Drunk Driving Accident

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A drunk driving accident creates confusion, stress, and frustration. No one’s truly prepared for this kind of disruption to their lives, and it’s natural for a victim to have many questions about what to do next. That’s why we spoke to someone who’s helped victims down this road many times. John H. Jack Hickey is […]

Royal Caribbean Pays $3M in Wrongful Death Lawsuit

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Cruise ships can offer a false sense of security. You’re on vacation, so it’s natural to let your guard down and relax. Unfortunately, there are many instances of horrible things happening aboard cruise ships due to negligence, including wrongful death. These situations present a unique set of dangers. You’re on a ship—oftentimes in the middle […]

Defective Military Earplugs? Military Vets Explore Legal Options Against 3M

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Did defective military earplugs cause hearing-related injuries to thousands of US veterans? 3M is currently facing legal action based on allegedly defective combat earplugs they made that were standard issue to military service members for several years. Now, many veterans say that they suffer from hearing loss, ringing in the ears, and balance problems because […]

AAJ 2019 Winter Convention: Ready For Your Closeup?

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The AAJ 2019 Winter Convention is here! We are so excited to meet new attorneys, see old friends, and help get you in front of your next client. We’ll be at Booth 27/28 throughout the convention. In addition to sponsoring the coffee in the exhibit hall, we’ve got an espresso and cappuccino machine in our […]

Attorney Interview: Gadolinium in MRIs

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Some patients who receive MRIs ingest gadolinium, a material that helps make the MRI results easier for doctors to read. Unfortunately, many patients have reported that the material has built up in their system, which can be toxic. They’ve experienced pain, muscle weakness, skin lesions, hair loss, cognitive issues, and many other symptoms that can […]