A Look at the Latest Ohio Medical Malpractice Statistics

May 23, 2014

Last month, the Ohio Department of Insurance released the Ohio 2012 Medical Professional Liability Closed Claim Report, a statistical breakdown of Ohio medical professional liability claims that were closed in 2012.  Unfortunately, the 2012 medical malpractice statistics show the continuing decline of medical malpractice claims in the wake of tort reform.   While other states are […]

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Keep Your Family Safer With This Free and Simple Consumer Safety Resource

May 21, 2014

General Motors’ disregard for consumer safety has once again garnered national attention, mere months after the manufacturer was exposed for using a defective and deadly ignition switch despite the availability of an effective alternative.  This time GM is recalling nearly 2.5 million vehicles with serious defects, including seatbelt defects and airbag defects that could result […]

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Watch Out for This Hospital Billing Trap

May 17, 2014

If you have received medical treatment following a car accident, be careful what you sign.  Because of the misleading actions of certain hospitals, auto accident victims in Cleveland, Ohio and around the country have been forced to accept reduced compensation for their injuries just so the hospitals can line their pockets. To better understand what […]

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Mann Decision a Win for Injured Plaintiffs

May 15, 2014

Last month, the Supreme Court of Ohio decided the case of Mann v. Northgate Investors, L.L.C., a case involving what is known as the open-and-obvious doctrine.

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Cleveland Product Liability Attorney James Lowe Named Cleveland’s 2014 Plaintiffs’ Product Liability Litigation Lawyer of the Year

May 9, 2014

Lowe Scott Fisher Co., LPA is proud to announce that partner James Lowe has once again been honored by Best Lawyers, the nation’s most prestigious peer-reviewed legal ranking publication.  For the second time in three years, Best Lawyers has named Mr. Lowe Cleveland’s Lawyer of the Year in the area of Product Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs.  Mr. […]

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The Clock is Ticking for Ohio C-8 Plaintiffs

May 7, 2014

A few weeks ago, we discussed plaintiff procrastination and the importance of filing your lawsuit before the statute of limitations expires.  For many people who have suffered because of exposure to the toxic chemical known as C-8, the risks discussed in our previous blog are now more real than ever.  The statute of limitations has […]

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