How long does my child have to file a medical malpractice lawsuit for their cerebral palsy?
All medical malpractice cases are governed by time constraints for initiating a lawsuit. The amount of set forth for filing a cerebral palsy lawsuit is governed by the ‘statute of limitations’ in the particular jurisdiction. Failure to comply with the applicable statute of limitations can forever prevent a claim or recovery.
Calculating the statute of limitations for CP casesThe… more »
What is the first step towards pursuing a cerebral palsy lawsuit?
Before a cerebral palsy lawsuit can be initiated, the circumstances of the particular case must be carefully evaluated by lawyers and doctors to determine if the negligence of the physician or other medical professional was to blame for your child’s cerebral palsy.
Getting medical records and fetal monitoring stripsParamount to evaluating cerebral palsy cases, are the medical records.… more »
Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Yields Funds to Provide For The Future Needs Of Child With Cerebral Palsy
The settlement of a Chicagoland medical malpractice lawsuit involving a girl who suffered from complications during the labor and delivery process will provide funding for her medical and non-medical care needs for the rest of her life.
Criticism of obstetrician and hospital staffThe crux of the case centered around how the treating obstetrician and hospital staff at Christ Medical… more »
Cerebral Palsy Malpractice Lawsuit Ends in $13.9M Award
A cerebral palsy malpractice lawsuit was brought to court, ending with a $14 million dollar settlement for an Ohio family.