PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Weitz & Luxenberg

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Weitz & Luxenberg Responds to Wave of Serially-sued Doctors - Weitz & Luxenberg, P.C., one of the leading medical malpractice and personal injury litigation law firms in America, is dedicated to holding doctors and other medical professionals accountable for the tragic injuries they inflict with negligent care
Weitz & Luxenberg Responds to Wave of Serially-sued Doctors

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - New York City, NY, United States, 2006/12/06 - Weitz & Luxenberg, P.C., one of the leading medical malpractice and personal injury litigation law firms in America, is dedicated to holding doctors and other medical professionals accountable for the tragic injuries they inflict with negligent care.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Financial/Legal/Venture Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

In one of many recent cases of medical malpractice, The Birmingham News reported last week that an Alabama woman received an overdose of anti-nausea medication, slipping into a coma for 26 hours before awaking with stroke-like symptoms such as having to relearn words. She and her husband had no idea that the attending doctor had previously roamed from job to job, and reportedly had over 100 malpractice suits brought against him between 2002 and 2003.

Weitz & Luxenberg, P.C., one of the leading medical malpractice and personal injury litigation law firms in America, is dedicated to holding such doctors and other medical professionals accountable for the tragic injuries they inflict with negligent care. This appalling Alabama story begs the question of how a serial abuser of the Hippocratic Oath could find safe haven time and again in local medical systems.

“These doctors lose their license to practice, only to move to another state with another license,” said Allan Zelikovic, head of the Medical Malpractice Unit at Weitz & Luxenberg. “Better coordination and cooperation between states, malpractice insurance companies, and hospitals or health care organizations, would avoid most of these activities,” he added.

Zelikovic contends that our medical information-sharing systems—vastly improved from 25 years ago—are not being utilized. As a result, said Zelikovic, “The public continues to be victimized and good doctors and hospitals are vilified by the few bad apples.”

In an article in last Saturday’s paper, The Birmingham News reported that the doctor, Christopher Martin, has left a trail of open negligence suits in his wake. Among those pending cases are accusations of maiming or killing patients through medical malpractice.

Martin, reportedly, has surrendered or lost his license to practice medicine in at least five states, and allowed it to expire in two others. Most galling is that to date, Martin may still practice in seven other states where he has managed to maintain a medical license.

Those who have been affected by medical malpractice may contact Weitz & Luxenberg by calling our Client Relations Department or email.

About Weitz & Luxenberg

Weitz & Luxenberg (weitzlux.com), founded in 1986, is one of the leading plaintiffs, mass torts, medical malpractice and personal injury litigation law firms in America. The firm has played leading roles in national and local litigations involving asbestos, DES, and silicone breast implants, among others. A forerunner in the legal fight against environmental polluters, Weitz & Luxenberg has worked with clients harmed by MTBE and mercury, among other toxins. The firm has won numerous cases involving dangerous pharmaceuticals, including Vioxx, achieving a $13.5 million verdict against Merck & Co. (docket No. ATLL129605).

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Financial/Legal/Venture Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Weitz & Luxenberg

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Financial/Legal/Venture articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Weitz & Luxenberg Responds to Wave of Serially-sued Doctors

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: Press Office - WeitzLux.com 
1-800-476-6070 clientrelations[.]weitzlux.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Weitz & Luxenberg securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Financial/Legal/Venture via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Weitz & Luxenberg / Company Profile


Read Financial/Legal/Venture Most Recent Related Newswires:

LexisNexis Spotlights New Innovations, Analytics & A.I. Offerings at AALL 2017
LexisNexis Digital Library Announces New Agreement with ALM
TRA Hires Tiffany Hanks as Regional Sales Consultant
LexisNexis® Expands Media Intelligence Portfolio with LexisNexis® Media Contacts Solution
LexisNexis Wins 21 Awards from Two Prestigious Publications
Frost & Sullivan Commends AutoGravity for Transforming Automotive Financing Industry
NYSE Governance Services and FTI Consulting Announce 17th Annual Corporate Law Firms Rankings
FTI Consulting and Asia Group Advisors Formalise Affiliate Relationship Across Asia Pacific
LexisNexis Receives 2017 Corporate Leadership Award from Freedom House for Activism in Advancing the Rule of Law
Societe Generale Named ‘Distinguished Provider of Transaction Banking Services’ by FImetrix
ALM Wins 2 Awards at 2017 Jesse H. Neal Awards
ALM’s ThinkAdvisor Launches Life/Health Channel
The National Law Journal Unveils Monthly Print Magazine
Societe Generale Selects HPD Software to Support its International Factoring Expansion
GE Closes Sale of Consumer Finance Business in France - Last Major Closing of GE Capital Exit Plan

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.

Visit  Rapid Recovery





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)