Earlier this month, the American Bar Association sent a letter to House lawmakers urging a no vote on a bill that imposes a federal cap of $250,000 on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice cases. Learn more.
The New York Verdict Search recently published Brigette Brzezniak v. Vincent J. Sorrentino and City of Buffalo, which was argued by Brown Chiari’s Michael C. Scinta. The article, which was published… read more →
To help people understand the myths and facts of arbitration agreements, the California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform created an informative fact sheet.
Don Chiari, of Brown Chiari LLP, has been selected to the 2017 list as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. NADC… read more →
One in three older Americans falls every year — making it the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for people over the age of 65. To reduce your loved one’s risk of a fall, check out the National Council on Aging’s 6 Steps for Preventing Falls Among Your Older Loved Ones.
From taking care of themselves to getting professional help and assessing financial resources, WGRZ has tips for caring for aging parents.
With the help of the attorneys at Brown Chiari, Emerald South Nursing Home was fined $10,000 as a result of a nursing home attack. In response, Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz is joining with NYS Assemblyman Sean Ryan to call on the state legislature to support a newly-presented NYS law that would increase the maximum fine for nursing home offenses to $50,000.
State: Nursing home’s failure to ‘provide adequate care’ led to beating death Watch the full interview BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The New York State Department of Health cited Emerald South… read more →
Short of closing the facility, the New York State Department of Health could not penalize Emerald South Nursing and Rehabilitation Center any more severely. After the death of nursing home… read more →
Jail deputies said the inmate was yelling and moving around even after they strapped him face down to a stretcher with a spit mask knotted around his neck and a… read more →