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How Much Asbestos Exposure Causes Mesothelioma?

How Much Asbestos Exposure Causes Mesothelioma?

| Mesothelioma
Although many people smoke for decades and never develop lung cancer, prolonged exposure to cigarette smoke is one of the leading risk factors, so smoking and many types of lung cancer are inexorably linked. Likewise, many people live or work near asbestos for years or even decades and never show any pericardial mesothelioma symptoms. But…Read the article
Forensic Science Mistakes and Wrongful Convictions

Forensic Science Mistakes and Wrongful Convictions

| Civil Rights
Over the years, and with more advances in technology, forensic science has become a part of the criminal process, and a part of obtaining a conviction in a criminal case. Unfortunately, evidence shows that the misapplication of forensic science is the second most contributing factor to wrongful conviction, as highlighted by a recent article published…Read the article
Obtaining Compensation In Asbestos Exposure Cases

Obtaining Compensation In Asbestos Exposure Cases

| Mesothelioma
A single asbestos fiber can trigger a serious illness later in life, and these fibers are usually more than 1,000 times smaller than human hairs. Fibers this small are very easy to inhale through the lungs. In fact, among some asbestos exposure victims, the fibers entered the body through the eyes or ears, or even…Read the article
Do I Have A Valid Case?

Do I Have A Valid Case?

| Personal Injury
To obtain compensation for victims in a negligence case, New York personal injury lawyers must essentially prove that the tortfeasor’s (negligent actor’s) conduct fell below the standard of care, and there are several ways to establish this point. The plaintiff nearly always has the burden of proof in civil court, and to meet this burden,…Read the article
Don’t Text and Drive

Don’t Text and Drive

| Personal Injury
Of all of the dangerous behaviors that a person can engage in when behind the wheel of a car, texting while driving is at the top of the list. Texting while driving takes a person’s attention off of the road and the act of safe driving, and is a top cause of accidents on American…Read the article
Roundup and Lymphoma: What You Need To Know

Roundup and Lymphoma: What You Need To Know

| Environmental Litigation
Roundup is one of the most popular weed killers that there is, and is used commercially and privately by millions of people throughout the United States. The active ingredient in Roundup is glyphosate, and is the second most used weed killer in the United States. In fact, almost all of the corn, soy, and cotton…Read the article
Getting To Know You: About Napoli Law

Getting To Know You: About Napoli Law

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Although New York personal injury attorneys are sometimes derided as “ambulance chasers” and some other names which cannot be reprinted on a family-friendly website, we are are proud to serve New Yorkers and other injury victims in at lest four important ways. First and foremost, our New York personal injury attorneys obtain compensation for injury…Read the article
Are E-Cigarettes Really A Healthier Alternative?

Are E-Cigarettes Really A Healthier Alternative?

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Everyone knows that smoking is bad for you, leading to multiple cancer types and lung disease. In an effort to quit smoking, many people are switching to e-cigarettes, which have been lauded as a safer alternative to traditional cigarettes. In fact, a 2015 study published in the BMJ suggests that e-cigarettes helped 18,000 smokers to…Read the article
9/11 Injuries Could Kill Millions

9/11 Injuries Could Kill Millions

| World Trade Center
The current list of 9/11 injury victims, as long as it is, could only be “the tip of the iceberg,” according to New York thoracic surgeon Dr. Raja Flores. Clouds of toxic dust laced with asbestos, fibreglass, mercury, and benzene swept over the streets of Manhattan on 9/11, and winds undoubtedly carried the particles to the other…Read the article
City of Parma, OH Retains Napoli Shkolnik For Opioid Litigation

City of Parma, OH Retains Napoli Shkolnik For Opioid Litigation

| Napoli Shkolnik News
The City of Parma, Ohio has officially retained Napoli Shkolnik PLLC to file a lawsuit on its behalf against the manufacturers and distributors of opioid medications for their role in the opioid epidemic. The City of Parma joins Dayton, Ohio as the second Ohio city to file a lawsuit seeking reimbursement for the toll the…Read the article

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