New York State Workers' Compensation Board sent this bulletin at 11/13/2019 05:00 PM EST For National Family Caregivers Month, New York Invites Workers to Learn How Paid Family Leave Can Help When They Need to Care For a Loved One
Congratulations Rappaport, Glass, Levine and Zullo LLP, is proud to announce that six attorneys at the firm, in multiple practice areas, have been named to the 2019 Super Lawyers list, two of them as “Rising Stars.” The RGLZ attorneys recognized this year are: Michael Glass– Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (70%), Personal Injury - [...]
$8,900,000 VERDICT – MOTOR VEHICLE – FAILURE TO STOP AT RED LIGHT – T-BONES OUR CLIENT WHO WAS RIDING A MOTORCYCLE – RESULTING IN COMPOUND COMMINUTED TIBIA/FIBULA FRACTURES – 13 SURGERIES AND JAW FRACTURE Suffolk County, NY This was a bench trial involving a XX-year-old plaintiff motorcyclist in which the plaintiff contended that after the [...]
Traffic light Malfunctions - Do you know what to do when approaching a broken traffic light? It's good to stay informed about the rules of the road in NYS.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. POSTED 2:19 PM, AUGUST 20, 2019, BY ASSOCIATED PRESS, UPDATED AT 06:43PM, AUGUST 20, 2019 Dr. Robert Morris Levy, a pathologist fired from an Arkansas veterans hospital was charged Tuesday August 20th with involuntary manslaughter in the deaths of three patients who authorities say he misdiagnosed and whose records he later altered to conceal [...]
An additional recall has been issued on August 5th 2019: Abbott (Formerly St. Jude Medical Inc.), Recalls Ellipse Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators Due to Exposed Aluminum Wires That May Prevent Defibrillation Therapy The FDA has identified this as a Class I recall, the most serious type of recall. Use of these devices may cause serious injuries [...]
NY’s Child Victims Act Allows all Victims regardless of age to Seek Civil Action until August 14, 2020
NY's Child Victims Act - opens up a one-year “Look Back”, one-time-only period (August 14, 2019 through August 14, 2020) to allow all victims to seek civil action against their alleged abusers and the institutions that allegedly protected the abusers, regardless of how long ago the abuse occurred.
2019: Vulnerabilities in Hospice Care | Office of Inspector General | U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
From 2012 through 2016, federal health inspectors cited 87% of U.S. hospices for deficiencies. And 20% had lapses serious enough to endanger patients, according to two new reports from the HHS Inspector General's Office. Source: 2019: Vulnerabilities in Hospice Care | Office of Inspector General | U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Find a [...]
In our over 50 years of service, the attorneys at Rappaport, Glass, Levine & Zullo have represented clients in thousands of cases. We always try to ensure that our clients are fairly and appropriately compensated for the injuries and losses they endured as a result of someone else’s negligence. Recoveries of Note Jury [...]