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Lavern’s Law | Date of Discovery Bill

By |2018-10-22T18:47:10+00:00September 27th, 2017|Attorney Articles, Medical Malpractice, Michael Levine|

WHY LAVERN’S LAW NEEDS TO BE PASSED It’s named after a woman, Lavern Wilkinson, who died in 2013 of treatable lung cancer. Her radiologist noticed a suspicious mass in 2010, but Lavern was never told. When she went back more than 2½ later for a chronic cough, she was told she had cancer, that it had [...]

Schools are under a duty to adequately supervise the students

By |2018-10-22T18:48:27+00:00August 18th, 2017|Attorney Articles, Michael Levine, Premises Liability, Press Releases|

Rt v Three Vil. Cent. Sch. Dist. (2017 NY Slip Op 06207) The plaintiff “RT” (hereinafter the infant plaintiff) allegedly was assaulted by a classmate during a class at a public school within the defendant, Three Village Central School District. The classmate allegedly grabbed the infant plaintiff by the back of his head and pushed [...]