Hospital Negligence Archives

The American Contingency Fee

Posted on : July 29, 2016 by Milles Law

Contingency fees arrangements in personal injury cases such a car accidents or medical malpractice cases are critical to equal justice for hardworking, middle-class Americans. In a contingent fee arrangement, the lawyer is paid a fixed percentage out of the money … Continue reading

Economic and Non-Economic Damages In a Personal Injury Case

Posted on : June 24, 2016 by Milles Law

When it comes to a personal injury case, there are two basic forms of “damages” a client may recover: economic and non-economic damages. Unlike economic damages, which reimburse victims for their out-of-pocket losses resulting from the injury, non-economic damages compensate … Continue reading

What is a Pressure Ulcer?

Posted on : June 3, 2016 by Milles Law

What is a Pressure Ulcer? Pressure ulcers — also known as bed sores or pressure wounds — are injuries to the skin and underlying tissue resulting from prolonged pressure on the skin. Bedsores most often develop on skin that covers … Continue reading