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What Is Personal Injury Insurance?

What Is Personal Injury Insurance?

| Personal Injury
Personal Injury Insurance is also  known as PIP, or Personal Injury Protection. This type of insurance generally comes as part of an auto insurance policy and can help offer compensation for victims injured in car accidents. What is Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Insurance? Personal Injury Protection (PIP) is a type of insurance that helps pay…Read the article
5 Things to Know Before Filing a NY Personal Injury Lawsuit

5 Things to Know Before Filing a NY Personal Injury Lawsuit

| Personal Injury
If you’ve been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you may be considering filing a personal injury lawsuit. Before you take any legal action, it’s important to understand the basics of personal injury law in New York. In this article, we’ll discuss five things that you should know before filing a personal…Read the article
Stay Safe on Memorial Day 2022

Stay Safe on Memorial Day 2022

| Personal Injury
On Memorial Day 2020, we FaceTimed with friends. On Memorial Day 2021, we cautiously went out the door with masks covering our faces. Memorial Day 2022 may be about as normal as an early summer holiday will ever be again. Over thirty million Americans are expected to be on the road during the last weekend…Read the article
Class Action Filed Against the Long Island Veterans Home

Class Action Filed Against the Long Island Veterans Home

| Coronavirus
Napoli Shkolnik has filed suit against the Long Island State Veterans Home, as well as the State of New York and the agencies responsible for overseeing the home, on behalf of the estates of three nursing home residents — all veterans — who died during a COVID-19 outbreak in 2020. The suit, which seeks to…Read the article
NY Doctor Cries Foul Over New Billing Rules

NY Doctor Cries Foul Over New Billing Rules

| Personal Injury
In June 2022, a New York judge will rule on a physician’s claims that the federal No Surprises Act denies doctors “the right to bill their patients for the reasonable value of the services they have rendered.” Physician groups have also tried to stop the No Surprises Act in court, claiming that the dispute resolution…Read the article
Food Safety Concerns Continue in New York

Food Safety Concerns Continue in New York

| Personal Injury
Just as we were celebrating National Food Allergy Awareness Month, a report surfaced that many food packaging materials contain high levels of a dangerous chemical. The tainted packages were from large fast-food chains, like Cava, Arby’s, Nathan’s Famous, Burger King, Stop & Shop, Chick-fil-A, and Sweetgreen. These companies used PFAS to separate grease from wrappers.…Read the article
Feds Investigate Popular Breakfast Cereal

Feds Investigate Popular Breakfast Cereal

| Personal Injury
There appears to be an issue with the cereal product, Lucky Charms,  as the Food and Drug Administration said it was “reviewing and investigating” reports of adverse episodes. A consumer protection website said it had received over 1,000 complaints about problems like diarrhea, vomiting, and nausea. The company said it took “the consumer concerns reported…Read the article
What Does “FDA-Approved” Really Mean?

What Does “FDA-Approved” Really Mean?

| Pharmaceutical Litigation
When you see the term “FDA-approved” on a product, it’s easy to think that it’s been verified as safe and effective by the government agency. But what does that really mean? In this article, we’ll discuss what “FDA-approved” actually means as well as the process of getting a product, specifically pharmaceuticals, FDA-approved. Understanding the process…Read the article
What Is Bodily Injury Liability?

What Is Bodily Injury Liability?

| Personal Injury
Bodily injury liability may be words you’ve seen on your insurance coverage, but do not yet fully understand. This article will cover what bodily injury liability is, the legal side of bodily injury liability, and how professionals can help you get the compensation you deserve for bodily injury. What is Bodily Injury Liability? Bodily injury…Read the article
How Does an FDA Recall Work?

How Does an FDA Recall Work?

| Product Litigation
Strictly speaking, the Food and Drug Administration never recalls a dangerous food, drug, medical device, or other product. Technically, the FDA recommends a recall. The 2020 Recall Unsafe Drugs Act would give the agency that power. As expected, drug companies and other such companies immediately opposed the bill. Additionally, an official recall does nothing to…Read the article