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Lavern's Law pending vote bodes well for malpractice victims

"Lavern's Law" has not yet been voted on in New York. It did not go to the floor because there were other issues that had to be addressed, such as rent control and educational funding. However, that does not mean that it will never be voted on, giving the bill a chance to become a full-fledged law, and voters in the state need to be well aware of how the bill works, what it addresses, and what abilities it could give them.

New York assembly passes bill for later malpractice claims

New York's state Assembly has recently passed the Lavern's Law bill, which, if signed into law, will allow those who have been the victim of medical malpractice to file claims later than the law now currently allows. The bill was named after a Brooklyn woman named Lavern Wilkerson who died after a cancer misdiagnosis back in the year 2012.

Ebola In New York: What Legal Issues Are In Play?

New York is gripped by the news concerning Dr. Craig Spencer's recent Ebola diagnosis. The story has spurred concern and fear, but it seems that New York City and Bellevue Hospital Center were prepared. If the city and hospital weren't ready to handle an Ebola case, would there be liability issues?

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