New Developments in DUI Law

Over the summer, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a ruling that immediately impacted the way DUI cases are prosecuted and defended in Pennsylvania. The Court ruled that a driver who is arrested under suspicion of DUI may not be subjected to a warrantless blood test to test for alcohol — but may be subjected […]

Red Cross Summer Safety Tips

Protect your family from illness and accidents this summer. According to the Red Cross, “Whatever kind of vacation people are planning, sprains and falls are some of the most common misfortunes they may face. Sprains are the most common injury for someone on a cruise, along with contusions and other superficial wounds. Going to the […]

Anoxic Brain Injury: A Case for Malpractice

Having a medical procedure presents a variety of risks, including those associated with intubation (having a breathing tube inserted and removed) and anesthesia. Among the risks is anoxic brain injury (learn more) — a condition that results from total lack of oxygen to the brain. When the brain is deprived of oxygen, even for a […]

You’re in a Car Accident – Now What?

From a fender bender to a serious crash, a car accident can leave you feeling sore, distressed and sometimes can result in long-lasting injuries. If you or a loved one are involved in an accident, it’s important that you know what to do to protect yourself and recover financially. Important things to remember if you’re […]

The What, When, Why, and How of Cerebral Palsy

What Is Cerebral Palsy? Cerebral palsy is a disorder that affects the brain and nervous systems. The Mayo Clinic offers the following definition, “Cerebral palsy is a disorder of movement, muscle tone or posture that is caused by an insult to the immature, developing brain, most often before birth.” Though symptoms vary with each patient, […]