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  • What Are Contingency Fee and Retainer Agreements?

    The process of seeking compensation for damages and injuries that stem from medical malpractice, also known as medical litigation, is many-sided and emotionally challenging.  A firm grasp of the critical aspects of the lawyer-client relationship while focusing on financial arrangements is crucial wh … Read more »

  • How Long Does a Medical Malpractice Case Take?

    The pursuit of justice in birth trauma lawsuits arising from medical malpractice is often a lengthy and intricate journey. The length of time these cases take is due to many factors significant to the outcome of the legal route. In this article, we will explore the various factors that influence the … Read more »

  • What Is the Difference Between an “Error of Judgment” and “Negligence”

    In determining whether the actions of a healthcare professional constitute either an error in judgment or medical negligence, delicate investigation is required. The difference lies in whether the healthcare provider used reasonable skills and had the necessary training to make decisions consistent … Read more »

  • What Is an Incident Report?

    Within the intricate healthcare landscape, incident reporting is critical for promoting patient safety, quality improvement, and legal documentation. Healthcare providers must be diligent in reporting practices and understand the legal implications and factors to consider when filing incident report … Read more »

  • What Is Meconium Aspiration?

    The process of childbirth is undoubtedly miraculous; however, it brings forth various challenges that require attentive monitoring and prompt responses from healthcare practitioners. Failing to address complications quickly can lead to severe consequences for both mother and child. Meconium Aspirati … Read more »