Defective Hemorrhoid Stapler Case is No Joke—How Defective Medical Devices Spark Liability Lawsuits

Surgical procedures are meant to heal, so it’s alarming when a patient ends up in worse shape than before their operation. Sadly, doctors can make mistakes and medical tools can fail. When this happens because of carelessness or negligence, the patient deserves compensation. One landmark case involves a defective hemorrhoid stapler. That might sound like…

How Long Do I Have to File a Lawsuit? And What are Statute of Limitations?

It depends on the type of case.  Some claims may expire as soon as a year and other claims can be filed decades later.  "Statutes of limitations" refer to the limitations of time within which particular cases may be brought.  The purpose of statutes of limitations is to encourage claimants to investigate and pursue causes…