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September 17, 2019

It is always important to take immediate action after suffering a personal injury or wrongful death in the family, but this is especially true in nursing home abuse and neglect cases. Much of the evidence needed to strengthen your claim will likely be in the defendant’...

September 15, 2019

8 Ways to Prevent Falls in Nursing Homes - New York Personal Injury Attorney Brett Leitner explains various ways that nursing homes can lessen the risk of falls

September 13, 2019

The attorneys at New York personal injury law firm Leitner Varughese PLLC are pleased to report that two of the firm's settlements were selected to the Top 100 Settlements in New York in the year 2018 list published by TopVerdict.com 

The first case listed in the Top 10...

September 4, 2019

Every nursing home abuse and neglect claim is unique, but there’s one quality that all such cases have in common—strong evidence is the key to winning a financial recovery. Unfortunately, it is likely that much of the evidence that would contribute to your claim is in...

August 25, 2019

New York personal injury and wrongful death law firm Leitner Varughese has multiple ongoing investigations and pending laws suits against several New York  nursing home facilities.  The investigations center around allegations of nursing home abuse, neglect, negligence...

August 17, 2019

The New York personal injury law firm Leitner Varughese PLLC often handles serious, high-profile cases which area featured in national news publications and network television, including by the New York Post, the New York Daily News, Channel 7 Eyewitness News, CBS News...

August 13, 2019

Losing a loved one for any reason is a tragic experience. But when the death is the result of another person’s negligence—especially the negligence of a caregiver—the trauma can be particularly difficult to bear. If a member of your family has died due to nursing home...

August 13, 2019

There are strict deadlines for filing nursing home abuse and neglect lawsuits in the state of New York. These deadlines are prescribed in the statutes of limitations. Regardless of the deadline that applies to your particular case, it is critical that you reach out to...

August 13, 2019

Despite laws not allowing discrimination in admitting residents due to their source of payment, it was recently reported that New York's higher-rated nursing homes admit poor people at a lower rate than New York's lesser rated nursing homes.  This was found to be espec...

July 30, 2019

If your loved one has been a victim of abuse or neglect in a nursing home, it is only natural to want justice. Whether or not criminal charges will be brought against the caregiver or facility administrators will depend on the circumstances, but even if no such charges...

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