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What is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome?

January 8, 2021
What is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome?

I was injured in an accident and diagnosed with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Can I recover damages for my injuries? Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) or sometimes referred to as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RDS), is an uncommon medical condition that can cause devastating results to the person affected. CRPS is a chronic neuro-inflammatory disorder that […]

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Workers Compensation and Personal Injury Suits

January 5, 2021
Workers Compensation and Personal Injury Suits

Workers Compensation and Third Party Personal Injury Suits: When Can I Collect both? Michael G. Scott is the Regional Manager of Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. Michael is driving into the parking lot of the business park where he works when he strikes Dunder Mifflin employee Meredith Palmer with his car. Michael’s car is a company […]

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Understanding Comparative Negligence with Buddy the Elf

December 17, 2020
Buddy the Elf and Comparative Negligence

Discuss how Comparative Negligence can impact your case with a NJ Certified Trial Attorney “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear.” The movie Elf introduces us to Buddy the Elf, a human adopted and raised by elves sent on a quest to find his biological father in New […]

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DUI/DWI Checkpoint: Was It Legal? Was It Marked?

December 10, 2020
DUI/DWI Checkpoint: Was It Legal? Was It Marked?

If you are driving along and suddenly see police lights on the road ahead, and as you drive by, police flag you down, is that a DUI or DWI checkpoint? You are driving home one night and see police car lights up ahead. Either because of sheer inconvenience or because you’ve had a couple of […]

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When Can Police Search Your Car in New Jersey?

December 5, 2020
When Can Police Search Your Car in New Jersey?

The following paragraphs contain a case law that explains the issues surrounding searches, seizures, and arrests in a motor vehicle context and demonstrates the potential complexity involved in protecting your rights. The Fourth Amendment of the United States Constitution guarantees the “right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects […]

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Neonatal Brachial Plexus Injuries

November 12, 2020
Neonatal Brachial Plexus Injuries

Neonatal brachial plexus injuries can develop during childbirth, requiring treatment, which could include neurosurgery. Congratulations!  You are having a baby! You are making plans and dreaming of all of the wonderful changes your bundle of joy will bring.  Creating a family is one of the most rewarding endeavors in our lives, and we prepare meticulously […]

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Do You Have a Possible Medical Malpractice Case?

November 6, 2020
Do You Have a Possible Medical Malpractice Case?

Many people place a huge amount of trust in their health care providers. When that trust is broken, they often do not know where to turn. They figure that doctors, anesthesiologists, surgeons, and nurses spent years studying medicine—surely they know what they’re doing. And it’s true most of them are true professionals who are deeply […]

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