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Neurosurgery Case Settled for $750,000 at Trial

Continuing our string of strong results, partner Adam E. Deutsch, settled our client’s neurosurgery case in the middle of trial for $750,000. Our client sought treatment for a fractured neck after a fall at home. Due to the negligence of the defendant neurosurgeon the fracture failed to heal properly leaving our 78-year-old client with a… read more

Medical Malpractice Insurance Coverage Basics


Healthcare professionals often carry some type of medical malpractice insurance to cover claims of services that result in a patient’s injury or death.  Types of Medical Malpractice Insurance There are two basic types of medical malpractice insurance: Claims-Made With this type of policy, medical malpractice insurance will cover claims made and reported while the policy… read more

Are Damages Limited or Capped in Medical Malpractice Cases?


Some states limit the amount of compensation a medical malpractice victim can recover, but that is the case in New York. Therefore, it is up to a jury to decide how much compensation a victim of medical malpractice will receive.   What are Damage Caps? Damage caps in medical malpractice cases typically restrict the amount of… read more