Grieving Families Act would leave skilled nursing providers crying their own tears
Dec 12, 2022
Sweeping changes to wrongful death statutes in New York could open a much longer filing period for claims, expand the types of survivors eligible to sue nursing homes and the kinds of damages they can...
Misconduct at historic nursing home was not malicious, $6 million verdict should be overturned, lawyer...
May 15, 2014
A $5.75 million verdict against the former administrator and board members of a historic nursing home should be thrown out because their misconduct was not malicious, a lawyer argued before a federal appeals...
Florida jury hands down $1.1 billion award in nursing home lawsuit
Jul 24, 2013
A jury has awarded $1.1 billion in damages to the family of a Florida woman who received poor nursing home care prior to her death in 2007. The amount is believed to be one of the highest ever leveled...
Illinois’ high court rules against medical malpractice caps
Feb 09, 2010
An Illinois Supreme Court ruling on medical malpractice caps could have national implications. It found that caps on damages are unconstitutional.