May 2016 Archives

Family may seek wrongful death suit after death of mother

The driver of a car who was the cause of a recent fatal car accident that took the life of a 37-year-old Tennessee mother may have been driving under the influence. The accident occurred on a recent Friday night in May. In a tragic accident such as this, the deceased victim's family may be entitled to file a wrongful death suit against the other driver.

Recent Tennessee car accidents: Dislodged trailer kills 4

A recent three-vehicle accident left four Tennessee residents dead. The May accident happened in Meigs County on a recent Friday afternoon. Fatal car accidents can have devastating effects on loved ones and family members' lives, but many have questions about the legal issues confronting them. 

Man suffers back pain, accuses hospital of medical malpractice

A man who says he has struggled for eight years with intensifying back pains attributes his pain to back surgery that he underwent in 2009 at an out of state hospital. During this time, he was fired because he took too much time off work to seek medical help. When Tennessee residents suffer harm at the hands of their medical health care providers, they are typically entitled to file medical malpractice suits against the party or parties believed responsible.

2 sue doctor for medical malpractice

A doctor who practices at an out-of-state clinic and has been accused of sexual assault was recently sued by two of his former patients. At least five other individuals were also allegedly sexually assaulted by the doctor, but only these two individuals have come forth and filed medical malpractice suits against him. When Tennessee residents are the victims of medical malpractice due to a similar breach of medical care, they typically choose to file medical malpractice suits against their medical provider.