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Posts tagged "Settlement"

Massachusetts Nursing Home Settlement Punishes Sub-Par Homes

In a recent settlement, seven nursing homes across the state of Massachusetts were found lacking in quality of care and or inadequately run. The Massachusetts nursing home settlement was agreed upon in late March and levied fines of between $20,000 and $300,000 on each of the homes. As some additional measures, the Massachusetts nursing home settlement … Continue reading Massachusetts Nursing Home Settlement Punishes Sub-Par Homes

$1.25 Million Awarded in New Jersey Negligence Lawsuit

A recent settlement in a New Jersey court in the negligence lawsuit of Shirley Burrows recently ended in a large settlement that may ease some of the plaintiff’s suffering. 72-year-old Shirley Burrows was admitted to the Newfane Rehab & Health Care Center after visiting the hospital for three bed sores that were considered at the … Continue reading $1.25 Million Awarded in New Jersey Negligence Lawsuit

Negligent Supervision, Wrongful Death Case Settled in Bremerton

West’s Encyclopedia for American Law defines wrongful death as, “the taking of the life of an individual resulting from the willful or negligent act of another person or persons.” In other words, if someone is killed because of the negligent or abusive behavior of another person, the victim’s beneficiaries have ground to file wrongful death … Continue reading Negligent Supervision, Wrongful Death Case Settled in Bremerton