Topics: Elder Law - 18 results



Posted 1 year ago in Criminal Law Elder Law Government by Betsy Kim  
Prison Population Aging at Tremendous Rate [Infographic]

The elderly prisoners population is rising at unprecedented levels. The criminaljusticedegreehub.com infographic below provides statistics on the numbers of convicted senior citizens and the …

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Posted 1 year ago in Elder Law Your Money & The Law by Janet Raasch  
Medicare, Private Health Insurance No Help with Long-Term Care

We all like to believe that we will be healthy and independent up until the day we die. The reality is quite different. Although …

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Patient Wins $1 Million for Grisly Bedsores from Faulty Bed

A patient who fell through a kinetic therapy bed and as a result suffered gruesome bedsores and loss of his tailbone won a $1 …

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Posted 1 year ago in Elder Law Jury Awards by Sylvia Hsieh  
$90M Verdict for Fatal Nursing Home Neglect Stands

A $90 million jury award against a nursing home for shoddy care that left a 87-year-old woman dead has been upheld, denying the nursing …

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Posted 1 year ago in Elder Law Personal Injury by Janet Raasch  
Are Bedsores Cause for a Lawsuit?

Residents of hospitals and nursing homes are often frail, with poor mobility. As a result, they often spend long hours in the same position …

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$3.7 Million Verdict for Mom’s Haunting Nursing Home Death

A jury has ordered a nursing home to pay $3.7 million to the daughter of an elderly woman who died during a five-day stint …

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