Daily Archives: January 30, 2012 - 2 results

Posted 5 years ago in Medical Malpractice by Aaron Kase  
Jury Awards $178 Million for Botched Gastric Bypass

In a tragic case in Jacksonville, Fla., a jury awarded $178 million to a man who was permanently physically and mentally disabled when a hospital neglected to follow its most basic safety procedures following gastric bypass surgery. Hospital recognized nationally for strict safety procedures and high quality of care Patient left to linger with serious symptoms for eight days before follow-up surgery occurred Hospital part of healthcare corporation stung for Medicare fraud in 2000    A Serious Complication At 38 …

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Posted 5 years ago in by Keith Ecker  
Does the Robo-Signing Settlement Go Far Enough?

Several of the largest financial institutions in the country may agree to a settlement that could provide compensation to as many as a million homeowners for improper foreclosure proceedings. The announcement of the potential deal was made earlier this month by U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan. Bank of America Corp., Wells Fargo & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup and Ally Financial Inc. have been in talks with federal officials and state attorneys general to distribute as …

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