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Woman, 26, Dies Five Days After Hospital Discharge

July 09, 2018 in Personal Injury,

Medical Malpractice Woman, 26, dies five days after hospital discharge. -Plaintiff alleged she was sent home despite pneumonia suspicions. Case Details: Settlement: $900,000 Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Death Court/Date: Wayne County Circuit Court/ Feb. 21, 2018 Name of mediator: Robert F. Riley...

What is the Cost of a Traumatic Brain Injury?

June 25, 2018 in Personal Injury,

When someone you love has suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI), your world has been shattered. We can help you pick up the pieces. Let us start the work of securing your financial future, so you can attend to the other aspects of TBI. A...

Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Explained

June 18, 2018 in Personal Injury,

Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE) is the name for brain damage that occurs when a baby’s developing brain is deprived of oxygen or blood. Hypoxic means lack of or insufficient oxygen. Ischemic means lack of or insufficient blood flow. Encephalopathy is defined as disease or damage...

Understanding the Statute of Limitations for a Medical Malpractice Case.

June 11, 2018 in Personal Injury,

Two questions that we are commonly asked are "do I have a case" and "do I still have enough time to file my case?" Do I have a case applies to the facts of what happened and whether the facts mean a medical person is...

The Basics of Medical Malpractice in Michigan

June 04, 2018 in Personal Injury,

Medical malpractice starts with an error made by the healthcare practitioner. If the error relates to diagnosis or treatment, the patient is clearly at risk. Determining when an error amounts to actionable malpractice is complex and is related to the standards of care applicable to...

Giroux Amburn Adds Attorney to IP Practice

May 29, 2018 in Personal Injury, Intellectual Property,

Giroux Amburn, a law firm specializing in litigation of personal injury and intellectual property cases, has added Lina Asmar to the staff of attorneys. Ms. Asmar, a licensed pharmacologist, will focus her legal efforts on intellectual property cases of all types with a special interest...

How to Choose a Medical Malpractice Attorney

May 14, 2018 in Personal Injury,

When looking for a medical malpractice attorney you need to find out two very important things: Is the lawyer well versed in medicine? Is the person a good lawyer, meaning does he or she understand the laws unique to medical malpractice and have experience going...

I May Have a Personal Injury Case. What’s Next?

May 07, 2018 in Personal Injury,

What are my first steps if there has been an accident or malpractice that injured me or a family member? What do the lawyers at Giroux Amburn do when I contact them? If you or your family member have suffered an injury due to an...

Giroux Amburn Joins IR Global as the Exclusive IP – Patents Member in Michigan

May 01, 2018 in Intellectual Property,

IR Global, the world's largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Dean Amburn of Giroux Amburn P.C. Dean has joined IR as our exclusive IP - Patents Member in Michigan. "Giroux Amburn is an elite civil litigation law firm, located in Michigan, representing domestic...

Uninsured Motorcyclists Are Permitted to Recover Damages

April 27, 2018 in Personal Injury,

Michigan Court of Appeals Rules Uninsured Motorcyclists Are Permitted to Recover Damages In a recent decision, Brickey v McCarver, ___ Mich App ___; Docket No. 337448 (April 17, 2018), the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled that if a person is driving his motorcycle, while it is...