October 10, 2014
Did you know that a knee injury can be a serious problem? In fact, if you’re among the defendants in the ongoing case of Polett v. Public Communications, Inc., it can be – and is – a $27.6 million problem.
Back in 2006, a Philadelphia woman had knee replacement surgery and received what is known as a Gender Solutions Knee, a product that was launched by orthopedic device maker Zimmer Inc., and that was, in part, designed by her surgeon. After her doctor affirmed that she was doing well in recovery, he recommended her to Zimmer for a …
September 18, 2014
When somebody passes away due to the willful, reckless or negligent actions of another, their survivors may be able to file what is called a “wrongful death” lawsuit against the responsible parties in an effort to obtain compensation for monetary damages, loss of companionship, pain and suffering, etc. Our personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of Aronberg & Aronberg know that these types of lawsuits allow survivors to seek compensation for the many ways in which they’ve been harmed due to the wrongful death of their loved one.
In the State of Florida, the rules that govern who can …
September 10, 2014
Almost everyone today carries a cell phone, and many people snap photos with their phone all day long. But surprisingly, many people forget to take photos or videos at the exact moment they could be extremely helpful – when you or someone else has been in an accident.
If you’re ever in a car crash, for instance, a simple cell phone can be the key to making sure you’re properly compensated for any damage or injury.
Of course, the first priority in a crash is to attend to anyone who might be hurt. But as soon as it’s safe to …
August 22, 2014
Back in 2008, a Best Buy employee slipped out of his safety belt/harness and onto the floor while he was attempting to retrieve a television in the store’s storage facility. Subsequently, he sued the company that manufactured the faulty harness, ultimately (and just recently) obtaining a settlement of $1.2 million for his injuries.
Our personal injury lawyers at Aronberg & Aronberg know that when most people think of personal injury cases, what comes to mind is the image of an auto accident or perhaps a slip-and-fall incident at the local grocery store. However, the fact remains that a great many …
July 31, 2014
Our personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of Aronberg & Aronberg are proud to announce that the readers of the Jewish Journal have chosen our law firm as the “Best of” in the Best of Jewish Journal 2014 edition, a distinction awarded by the Forum Publishing Group.
Back in 1999, our law firm first opened its doors as a husband-and-wife legal team dedicated to assisting individuals obtain compensation for their injuries. When our firm began helping people who had sustained injures due to the wrongdoing and/or negligence of others, of the utmost important to us was client satisfaction. To …
July 29, 2014
This year, General Motors has recalled roughly 29 million vehicles in the wake of deadly malfunctions, which led to switches in the ignition that shut off the engine and dangerously prevented airbags from inflating. According to the New York Times, the problem has led to 54 crashes and 13 fatalities (a number provided by GM). This large-scale fiasco has left families grieving the loss of their loved ones, and the comfort that the now deceased people provided. Now, experts are debating how best to compensate the victims.
As reported by USA Today, GM has hired attorney Kenneth Feinberg, …
July 7, 2014
We’ve all seen the ads for Hydroxycut; you know, the ones in which an overweight individual is depicted before a skinnier version of that same person appears, the implication being that Hydroxycut made all the difference. According to the ads, it might seem like all you have to do to lose weight is take the dietary supplement, which comes in various forms including powder to mix with water and chewable gummies.
Our lawyers at the Law Offices of Aronberg & Aronberg know that whether or not someone has been wronged due to the recklessness or negligence of a motor vehicle …
June 27, 2014
This year, the Law Offices of Aronberg & Aronberg are proud to be celebrating our 15th year in business! We opened our doors as a family-operated, client-focused law firm back in June 1999, and we remain family-owned and operated today. It has been our honor to continue representing injured individuals in a personal, caring and professional manner.
As our experienced attorneys know, personal injury law is an expansive, complex field. Throughout the years, we have handled all types of personal injury cases, including auto accident, medical malpractice, slip-and-fall, boating accidents, nursing home neglect, stock investment loss, and product liability, …
June 23, 2014
Tanning salons can be seemingly useful in many circumstances, especially to those who don’t live in sunny states like Florida. If you live in New York and want to look a bit tanner for your wedding in November, you can disregard the chilly temperatures and head to the tanning salon. Unfortunately, the more you visit the tanning salon, the higher your risk of developing skin cancer. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, you’re 59% more likely to develop melanoma if you use tanning beds than you’d be if you didn’t.
The FDA will mandate that future tanning beds contain …
June 5, 2014
Birth control pills are supposed to prevent unplanned pregnancies and bring stability to the female body; unfortunately, some forms of birth control can yield a far graver consequence: death.
Erika Langhart was 24 years old when she died in 2011 of a pulmonary embolism, an often-fatal complication during which arteries in the lungs become blocked. Langhart’s family contends that the untimely death – which occurred just before Erika was set to begin law school at Georgetown University – was no random accident, but rather the result of the widely-used birth control device NuvaRing, manufactured by pharmaceutical behemoth Merck.
When Erika’s …