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About Emergency Room Malpractice

September 16, 2019

Emergency rooms are chaotic – based on the high number of patients and, of course, the fact that some unexpected medical emergency has occurred. It should be no surprise that emergency rooms are one of the leading sources of medical errors and malpractice claims. It may be challenging at any given moment for doctors and […]

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A Medical Malpractice Case Requires A Patient To Suffer Damages

August 29, 2019

Powell Law serves Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and surrounding areas with convenient office locations in Scranton, Stroudsburg, Moscow, and Taylor. James F. Mundy, Esq. is one of Pennsylvania’s most experienced malpractice lawyers and Powell Law’s leading litigator in actions involving medical malpractice. Powell Law offers experienced and effective legal representation in personal injury, medical malpractice, product liability, workers’ […]

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The Stages Of A P.I. Case, Part 4: Resolution

December 13, 2018

Proceeding through the legal system with a claim for damages based on personal injuries is not as simple and expedient as most people would desire. Victims and potential plaintiffs who know as much as possible about the process should be better equipped to handle the inherent stress of what may be a long, arduous journey. […]

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The Stages Of A P.I. Case, Part 3: Settlement & Filing The Lawsuit

December 11, 2018

For 113 years, Powell Law has assisted those who have suffered personal injuries by helping them assert their rights to fair and just compensation. Our decades of experience make us the clear choice for representation in personal injury and medical malpractice cases in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and surrounding areas. We effectively help our clients throughout the […]

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The Stages Of A P.I. Case, Part 2: Hiring An Attorney And Investigating The Claim

December 6, 2018

See part one of this blog here. The following are typically the stages that occur after a victim is involved in an accident and suffers some loss: The victim consults with a personal injury attorney. Those who are negligent or otherwise at fault for causing personal injuries and damage to property don’t readily volunteer to […]

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The Stages Of A Personal Injury Case, Part 1: The Accident & Ensuing Loss

December 4, 2018

Proceeding through the legal system with a claim for damages based on personal injuries is not as simple and expedient as most people would desire. Victims and potential plaintiffs who know as much as possible about the process should be better equipped to handle the inherent stress of what may be a long, arduous journey. […]

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A Primer On Personal Injury Damages, Part 2

November 8, 2018

Properly litigating a personal injury case so that our clients make a complete and total recovery of their losses is always the first and foremost priority of the experienced personal injury attorneys at Powell Law. For 113 years, the attorneys at Powell Law have represented Pennsylvania personal injury victims. The purpose of awarding damages in […]

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Recovering Damages For Lost Wages In A Personal Injury Case

October 29, 2018

Aside from the complete physical recovery from injuries, the key aspect of any personal injury claim is the amount of damages. Not only may an injured party receive compensation for medical expenses and pain and suffering, but he or she may also recover any lost income including that from lost wages and opportunities. This right […]

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Proving A Negligence Case

July 20, 2017

When damaged by the negligence of another, a cause of action typically arises, allowing the injured party to recover for any resulting damages. When a case is litigated, the court must determine the extent of fault of each party, and apply Pennsylvania state law to determine just compensation. Proving a negligence case requires establishing the […]

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The Role Of A Jury In A Personal Injury Case

April 12, 2017

Most adults, at one time or another, are called for jury duty. While most complain about the time-consumption and inconvenience of jury duty, it is important to remember that trial by a jury of one’s peers is one of the most fundamental and significant principles of democracy. During a civil trial, a jury bears the […]

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