Month: August 2017

August 30, 2017 Personal Injury

Spilled Coffee & The Dangers of Tort Reform

Many years ago a jury awarding a plaintiff millions of dollars over a spilled cup of hot coffee. Certainly a cup of spilled coffee is nothing to sue over, right? On its face such a large award may seem outrageous, but if you take the time to dig into the facts of the case you…

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August 28, 2017 Auto Accidents

New Therapy for Spinal Cord Injuries Continues to Show Promise, Asterias’ AST-OPC1

Spinal cord injuries are catastrophic. Often they cannot be repaired, particularly spinal cord injuries classified as “complete,” meaning there is no movement or feeling below the level of injury. Approximately 12,000 people each year suffer spinal cord injuries in the United States, and an estimated 270,000 people are currently living with these types of injuries….

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August 25, 2017 Trial Law

Back-to-School Safety Laws in Nebraska

The beginning of a new school year is often an exciting time. It can also be a stressful time. As parents we may be looking forward to watching our kids go off to the Homecoming dance or try out for the soccer team, but we may find it difficult to trust our kids safety to…

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