Vaginal Mesh Implant Lawsuits

Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits The Washington Post recently described the plight of a woman who needed surgery for a prolapse of the wall between her rectum and her vagina. During the operation, her surgeon lifted and reinforced her bladder with vaginal mesh. For two years after the surgery, the patient suffered from constant…...

Hazing Lawsuits

Hazing Rituals and Wrongful Deaths Wikipedia released a “List of Hazing Deaths in the United States” documenting at least one university hazing death each year from1969 to 2017. A comprehensive study of hazing by the University of Maine’s National Collaborative for Hazing Research and Prevention found hazing to be a widespread problem that affects…...

Personal Injuries Caused by Contractor Negligence

Contractor Negligence A Gwinnett County, Georgia jury recently decided that an improperly installed window was responsible for the death of independent contractor, Wade Blackwell. Blackwell was asked to give the building owner a quote for the cost of replacing trim around an attic window. Blackwell was inspecting the trim when he…...

Speed and Accident Injuries: Why Faster Is Deadlier

Why Faster is Deadlier Traffic accident victims are entitled to pursue compensation when their injuries are caused by a negligent driver. Negligence is another word for carelessness. When a driver causes a collision by violating a traffic safety law, most states will presume that the driver was negligent. Laws that prohibit driving above…...

Statute of Limitations for Georgia Car Accidents

How Long Is the Statute of Limitations for a Car Accident in Georgia? A statute of limitations is a law that sets a deadline for filing a lawsuit. The time in which a lawsuit may be filed is called a “limitations period.” When the limitations period expires, the right to…...