$6.25 Million for Laparoscopic Surgery Gone WrongMarch 10, 2016

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE: A woman who experienced complications during a prolapse surgery and hysterectomy recently agreed to settle her Monmouth County lawsuit for $6,250,000.  The plaintiff underwent surgery for the treatment of minor urinary incontinence, the loss of bladder control. During the robotic surgery, complications arose due to a tear of her transverse colon. She developed a …

NJ Judge Approves $225 Million Exxon SettlementAugust 26, 2015

A New Jersey judge on Tuesday (8/25) approved a controversial settlement between Gov. Chris Christie’s administration and ExxonMobil over contamination at its old industrial sites in North Jersey. State Superior Court Judge Michael Hogan, in an 81-page decision, called the deal “fair, reasonable, in the public interest, and consistent with the goals of the Spill …