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Cast Study: the Elderly and Medical Malpractice
Medical Malpractice

Cast Study: the Elderly and Medical Malpractice

In 2017, Abby (name changed for the story,) a 98-year old lady in a nursing home, was suffering from dementia. As described by her daughter, Abby had ...

Contingency Fees in Medical Malpractice
Medical Malpractice

Contingency Fees in Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice is the third most common cause of death in the United States and results in more than 251,000 people deaths each year. However, un...

Why choose Justpoint?
Medical Malpractice

Why choose Justpoint?

Filing a medical malpractice lawsuit can be stressful, and victims should not be tormented with repeatedly talking about the heartbreaking story to di...

What is Justpoint?
Medical Malpractice

What is Justpoint?

Hi and welcome to Justpoint! Our mission is to help you find justice if you’ve been the victim of medical malpractice. Navigating the medical malpract...

More than 250,000 people in the US die each year due to medical errors
Medical Mistake

More than 250,000 people in the US die each year due to medical errors

What is medical malpractice in general? Medical malpractice is when a doctor or a medical professional, like a nurse, acts negligently and harms their...

How to Choose the Best Medical Malpractice Attorney?
Legal aspects

How to Choose the Best Medical Malpractice Attorney?

An average of 85,000 medical malpractice cases are reported every year, in the US alone. What’s shocking, as many as 21% of the adults in the US have ...

You Are Your Best Advocate
Legal aspects

You Are Your Best Advocate

Do you find yourself afraid to ask your doctor or nurse questions related to your health care? Perhaps, in the past, you had asked a healthcare provid...

What Medical Malpractice Lawyers Don’t Tell You: Damages
Damages

What Medical Malpractice Lawyers Don’t Tell You: Damages

When analyzing a potential medical malpractice case, lawyers consider many factors in a case that are not specifically addressed in the legal definiti...

Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations
Legal aspects

Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations

It’s absurd, if not devastating that as many as 4 out of 10 patients get harmed by unsafe medical care, whether primary or outpatient. Although 80% of...