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Your mother breaks her leg in a nursing home, but the nursing home denies all responsibility. They say they did nothing wrong. How does a lawyer prove that the nursing home violated their own procedures and the laws the govern nursing home residents?

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The most common defense we hear was that, the bed sore wasn’t caused by any negligence on the part of the nursing home, it wasn’t cause because the nurses and aids failed to turn a helpless resident every two hours like they were ordered to do. The bed sore wasn’t caus...

The nursing home abuse and negligence lawyers at Leitner Varughese are currently investigating potential cases involving serious injuries at several Bronx County, New York nursing facilities.

If you or your loved one has suffered negligence, abuse or neglect, or sustain...

It has been well-documented and reported that various potential problems may arise in nursing homes in New York, and throughout the country, including injuries such as bed sores (pressure ulcers), injuries falls causing broken (fractured) bones, hip fractures, femur fr...

Renowned Personal Injury Firm Leitner Varughese Relocates Offices in Long Island and New York City

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Leitner Varughese PLLC, a premier, cutting-edge litigation and trial law firm renowned for handling high-profile, complex lawsuits involving serious i...

Preeminent New York City and Long Island personal injury law firm Leitner Varughese PLLC joined several notable personal injury advocates from all across New York State at the State Capitol in Albany to meet with dozens of legislators to discuss various critical issues...

Rules and regulations exist governing a New York State nursing home's duties and obligations with regard to producing copies of a nursing home resident's medical and nursing records.

Section 18(2) of the New York Public Health Law (PHL) states that, upon written request...

New York Serious Injury Attorneys Leitner Varughese PLLC once again recognized in the 2018 edition of Super Lawyers®

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Renowned New York City and Long Island personal injury law firm Leitner Varughese PLLC is honored to announce that Founding Partn...

What is a Pressure Ulcer?
A pressure ulcer, sometimes called a “bedsore” or “decubitus ulcer,” is an injury to the skin and underlying tissue caused by unrelieved pressure or pressure in combination with shearing (often from sliding down in bed). These ulcers usually o...

The New York Times recently reported about the disturbing trend amongst nursing homes across the United Stated which are evicting residents once their higher-paying Medicare insurance coverage runs out.  Instead of nursing homes permitting the residents to then remain...

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