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02/15

  You’re not feeling well. You go to the doctor and explain your symptoms. The doctor appears distracted. The doctor doesn’t refer you to a specialist. They don’t even run any tests. Six months later, things haven’t improved. You see a different doctor who refers you for a test. The tes...

02/06

Expert Witnesses in Medical Malpractice Cases

Posted by: Jack G. Bernstein, ESQ.

If you’re the victim of medical malpractice in Florida, you’re going to need the help of an expert witness to pursue your claim. Florida law requires expert witnesses in all medical malpractice cases. You rely on your expert to verify that you have a valid medical malpractice claim. You also rel...

02/06

Florida Nursing Home Generator Laws

Posted by: Jack G. Bernstein, ESQ.

Florida residents scrambled to safety as Hurricane Irma made landfall in 2017. But some Florida nursing home residents had no way out. At one nursing home in Hollywood Hills, residents braced for the storm. As a power outage knocked out air conditioning to the facility, temperatures soared as high a...

02/06

Florida Elder Abuse – Facts + Statistics

Posted by: Jack G. Bernstein, ESQ.

Seniors are often one of the most overlooked groups in society. Seniors are vulnerable to abuse because of risk factors like social isolation and a lack of mobility. Caregivers that make critical decisions or have access to a senior’s finances can take advantage of their position of power in a way...

01/04

How to Sue an Attorney for Legal Malpractice

Posted by: Jack G. Bernstein, ESQ.

If you’ve found this page, you may be questioning the legal services that you received. Your attorney may have made a mistake in your case, and the error may have cost you dearly. On the other hand, the attorney may not have lived up to the terms of their services agreement with you. You may &hell...