Monthly Archives: June 2010

When Eating Fish Could Be a Deadly Product Liability Issue

While eating fish is supposed to be good for a person, there are times when it may be deadly. In this day and age of very unusual incidents involving product liability, we can now seemingly add food to this long

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Medical Malpractice Suit Threatened by Vanishing Doctor

Not all medical malpractice suits are created equal, especially when the doctor vanishes. This is a rather unusual case that we heard about; an instance where the doctor being sued for medical malpractice took off for parts unknown, which meant

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Damaged Cerebral Cortex Causes Cerebral Palsy

If your child has been diagnosed with cerebral palsy, you’re not alone. Generally speaking, the most common type of cerebral palsy, spastic cerebral palsy, affects from 70 to 80 percent of patients diagnosed with it – including babies at birth.

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Not All Birth Injuries Are Medical Malpractice

When something goes wrong during the birth of a child, it could be as the result of medical negligence. The important thing to remember is that not “all” incidents that happen at birth are the result of medical malpractice. The

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The Law Office of Michael Osborne Highlights the Benefits of Structured Settlements

Structured settlements are a great choice for victims of personal injuries. They offer numerous tax benefits as well as flexibility that provide victims continued security and peace of mind. Structured settlements are often utilized in personal injury cases as a

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Calculating Damages in Personal Injury Cases

Calculating damages in a personal injury case is a complex process that takes several different elements into account. It often requires putting a price on things that have no set monetary value. Under Illinois law, you have a right to

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Understanding Product Liability Cases

Product liability cases can often be difficult to prove. Knowing the difference between the various types of product defects can help you to better understand the validity of your claim. Manufacturers have a duty to consumers to provide products that

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Stratton Faxon Proud to Support Fairfield Races

Stratton Faxon Fairfield Road Race to be held at Fairfield’s Jennings Beach. The 30th Annual Stratton Faxon Fairfield Road Race will be run on Sunday June 27, 2010, at Fairfield’s Jennings Beach. Featuring a half-marathon (13.1 miles) and 5K (3.1

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Stratton Faxon Fairfield Half Marathon and 5K

The 30th Annual Stratton Faxon Fairfield Road Race takes place on Sunday, June 27, 2010, at Fairfield’s Jennings Beach. The Fairfield Half Marathon is a unique community event in Fairfield, Connecticut, that celebrates a history of regional participation and broad-based

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Murder-Suicide a Preventable Tragedy

Responses of state agencies left much to be desired. Backlog of cases contributed to horrific events. When Selami Ozdemir was arrested on charges of beating and kicking his wife for the first time, he was ordered into a family violence

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