Attorney Interview: All About Product Liability Law

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What happens when you get injured by a product you expect to be safe – like a dresser, cell phone, or dryer set? You call a lawyer experienced in product liability law. Stewart Eisenberg is one such attorney. In this video, he explains all the options available if you are injured by a product. To […]

Will Pennsylvania Help Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse?

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Legal Help for Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse A statute of limitations prevents victims of childhood sexual abuse from seeking justice later in life. The Pennsylvania House advanced a bill that would adjust this statute, but the state Senate ignored it. Philadelphia attorney Stewart Eisenberg calls on the Senate to do better when it comes […]

Baby Powder Causes Cancer? Philadelphia Attorney Explains

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In a record $4.69 billion verdict, a Missouri jury ruled that the harmful materials found in Johnson & Johnson products caused the ovarian cancer of 22 women who used the products for several years. Johnson & Johnson denies responsibility, but internal documents recovered during the case suggests the company knew exactly how dangerous these products […]

Can Seatbelt Failure Cause Injury in a Car Accident?

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Seatbelts are supposed to keep us safe in a car accident. However, defective seatbelts that fail when we need them most can actually cause greater injuries to a person in a passenger vehicle. When this occurs, the car retailer and manufacturer may be liable to victims.

What is Premises Liability?

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Premises liability law is that property owners owe a duty of care to the people they invite onto their properties. They have a duty to make sure the property is safe and free from hazards. When owners breach this duty and a person is hurt as a result, liability will incur.

Is Medical Malpractice the Cause of Hospital Infections?

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Infections occur in hospitals at an alarming rate. Is this just a regular consequence of running a hospital, or is it caused by medical malpractice?

Can You Recover from a Traumatic Brain Injury?

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Some people are able to recover from a traumatic brain injury, although some people may live with the injury and symptoms for the rest of their lives. However, there is hope for people with TBIs to be able to live the best quality of life possible.

What Should a Construction Worker Do After a Forklift Accident?

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Construction workers hurt on the job should always speak to an attorney, even if they are to receive workers comp. There may be additional avenues for relief over and beyond workers comp benefits.

What Should You Do After a Motorcycle Accident?

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After a motorcycle accident, a biker should not speak to the car driver’s insurance agent without first consulting with their own attorney.

Should You Settle with a Trucking Company After an Accident?

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After a truck accident, the trucking company and its insurance carrier may offer a settlement to avoid litigation. Never accept a settlement without first speaking to an attorney. The insurance company will typically make an extremely low-ball settlement in the hopes of avoiding paying the victim’s actual damages.

What is Medical Malpractice in an Emergency Room?

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Philadelphia lawyer Ken Rotheweiler offers an example of medical malpractice occurring in an emergency room in this video.