Can I Sue my Doctor for Giving me the Wrong Medication?
September 29, 2020
Medication errors are among the most serious types of medical malpractice that can be committed. The reason why this particular form of negligence is so egregious is because so many drugs can be harmful, if not fatal, when mixed together with other medications. Learn more about how to file a claim for medical malpractice below. Why Might a Doctor Prescribe… Read More
Can Undocumented Workers Receive Workers’ Compensation?
September 25, 2020
According to the American Immigration Council, undocumented immigrants account for approximately eight percent of New Jersey’s workforce. If you’re an undocumented worker, you may be unsure of what your options are if you’re injured on the job or scared to file a claim for fear of deportation. The good news is that you’re entitled to collect workers’ compensation benefits in… Read More
Amicus Curiae New Jersey Association for Justice Represented by Michael J. Epstein
September 18, 2020
Attorney Michael J. Epstein of The Epstein Law Firm, PA., recently argued a case in front of the New Jersey Supreme Court as amicus curiae (“friend of the court”) on behalf of the New Jersey Association for Justice. The case is Delaney v. Dickey, et. al. and the subject matter is what is required of a lawyer who includes an… Read More
Injured on the Job? Find out How First Responders Can File a Workers’ Compensation Claim
September 17, 2020
There are some jobs that carry more inherent risks than others. Firefighters, police officers and paramedics are just a few examples of the industries that fall into this category. While many of us turn to these individuals to help us in our time of need, it’s equally as important to know what options are available to you if you’re a… Read More
Michael Epstein Will Moderate Upcoming Tort Conference for the NJICLE
September 11, 2020
Michael J. Epstein of the Epstein Law Firm, P.A. is pleased to announce that he will be the moderator for the upcoming Tort Law Conference provided by the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education (NJICLE). The live broadcast will take place on Monday, October 12 from 9:00am – 3:00pm. Learn more about this event below. What is the NJICLE?… Read More
The Top 3 Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents
September 7, 2020
How many times have you been driving on the highway only to have a large tractor trailer pull up beside you? For New Jersey commuters, this is an all too common occurrence, especially since New Jersey is situated between two major metropolitan cities. In fact, Interstate 95, which travels through Fort Lee and a stretch of the New Jersey Turnpike,… Read More
Am I Entitled to Death Benefits Under Workers’ Compensation?
August 21, 2020
If you’re reading this, it’s probably because you just suffered an incredible loss. Our hearts are with you and your family at this difficult time and we are incredibly sorry for your loss. At the Epstein Law Firm, P.A., we understand just how devastating the loss of a loved one can be. While nothing can ever replace the one you… Read More
What is OB/GYN Malpractice – And How Does it Occur?
August 17, 2020
If you’re expecting a baby, this is more than likely an exciting time for you and your loved ones. Despite your family’s excitement over the new arrival, pregnancy is far from an easy experience. Unfortunately, there is a lot that can go wrong and when it does, it leaves many expectant parents wondering if what they experienced was the result… Read More
Is My Workplace Hostile?
August 12, 2020
It’s important to love where you work, however, that’s not always possible. At the end of the day, people get jobs to support themselves and their families. However, going to work in a hostile environment can make even the most loyal and hard-working employee completely miserable. It’s important to be able to recognize the signs of a hostile work environment.… Read More
What is Professional Malpractice?
August 6, 2020
Our lives are dependent on professionals. Whether we’re accessing healthcare, buying a vehicle, driving over a bridge or doing something as simple as getting our hair done, we trust that the people who designed and built our products and the individuals who treat us are trained and skilled professionals. So when something happens, one of our first questions may be… Read More