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Misunderstanding Leads to Florida Mall Shooting; Suspects Die in Car Crash

According to the report of Reuters.com, Alejandro Laureano and his daughter-in-law Lisset Ortiz, 24, got injured in a shooting held at the Plaza Del Sol mall in Kissimmee, near Walt Disney World.
Monday, September 29, 2014/Author: Hanson & Hanson/Number of views (1621)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0

Robert Champion's Parents Settle with Bus Driver in FAMU Hazing Lawsuit

The parents of FAMU drum major Robert Champion have settled the wrongful-death lawsuit against the company that owned the bus on which their son was beaten during a band hazing in Orlando before he was pronounced dead.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014/Author: Hanson & Hanson/Number of views (1435)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating

Florida Supreme Court Agrees to Review UCF Wrongful Death Case

The Florida Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal filed by the family of a University of Central Florida football player who died following conditioning drills in 2008.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014/Author: Hanson & Hanson/Number of views (1416)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0

The Physician-Patient Privilege in Wrongful Death Actions

Wrongful Death Actions

The Physician-Patient Privilege in Wrongful Death Actions

In wrongful death actions, the issue of the physician-patient privilege, which protects the privacy of a decedent's medical records, often arises. The general rule is that unless the patient/decedent waives the privilege, a physician is not allowed to disclose any information acquired in attending to the patient in a professional capacity. Without this evidence, however, the case can be hard to prove. With an experienced attorney on your side, you can be assured of gathering and presenting the best evidence available for proving your case.

Thursday, February 6, 2014/Author: Hanson & Hanson/Number of views (942)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Wrongful Death
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