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Gerry Oginski's New York Legal Blog

This blog is designed to educate and inform you about recent news and how it may impact your legal case in New York. I have provided commentary and opinion and welcome your comments to keep the conversation going.

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7/24/2014
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Are Enough Children Getting the HPV Vaccine?

When a vaccine comes out to protect our kids from getting certain types of sexually transmitted diseases that are precursors to cancer you would think that...

Category: Medical Malpractice

7/24/2014
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Is Robotic Surgery Better than Conventional Surgery?

The newest, latest and greatest technology for performing surgery is now being questioned about the benefits compared to conventional surgery. Find out why...

Category: Surgical Mistakes

7/21/2014
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I object to that question Judge! It's privileged.

How many times have you watched a movie or TV show of a courtroom scene and seen an attorney object? Did you know there are many different types of objections?

Category: General

6/21/2014
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Some cancer doctors Using More ProCrit than their colleagues

A small group of doctors using more cancer-treating drug than other colleagues. One doctor thinks they're overbilling Medicare. What if drug actually works?

Category: Misdiagnosis and Failure to Diagnose

6/19/2014
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Lymphoseek passes FDA Approval

FDA approves new chemical for recognizing cancer in body. Doctors may now be able to determine spread of squamous cell cancer in head & neck.

Category: Misdiagnosis and Failure to Diagnose

5/22/2014
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Thousands of Deaths Yearly Due to Medical Errors

Medical errors happen. That's a fact. Many of these errors and injuries are preventable. Even worse are preventable deaths. Learn tips to help prevent errors.

Category: Medical Malpractice

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5/15/2014
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Trip and fall into a trench during a construction project.

Construction company fails to put up safety cones or barriers & Pedestrian crossing street falls into trench and fractures elbow. Who is responsible for injury?

Category: General

5/9/2014
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The best cross-examination I ever did of a defense expert

Find out why the defense expert's answer caused an experienced NY trial attorney to be totally amazed. Breach of warranty lawsuit ends in stunning result

Category: General

4/30/2014
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Are Antidepressants Helping or Hurting your Children?

Are Antidepressants Helping or Hurting your Children?

Category: Wrongful Death

4/30/2014
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Is Diabetes Affecting your Brain?

Is Diabetes Affecting your Brain?

Category: Medical Malpractice

4/28/2014
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How Can Doctors Revive a Patient After their Heart Stops?

How Can Doctors Revive a Patient After their Heart Stops?

Category: Misdiagnosis and Failure to Diagnose

4/1/2014
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Pedestrian Hit & Killed By Careless Driver...What We Have to Prove in a NY Wrongful Death Case

Pedestrian Hit & Killed By Careless Driver...What We Have to Prove in a NY Wrongful Death Case

Category: Wrongful Death

3/28/2014
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Radiology Center Violated Their Own Protocol Leading to Delay in Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

Radiology Center Violated Their Own Protocol Leading to Delay in Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

Category: Misdiagnosis and Failure to Diagnose

3/16/2014
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Why I Discontinued a Lawsuit Against a New York Anesthesiologist

Why I Discontinued a Lawsuit Against a New York Anesthesiologist

Category: Surgical Mistakes

3/13/2014
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Why a Defendant Doctor Can be Treated as a Hostile Witness at Trial

Why a Defendant Doctor Can be Treated as a Hostile Witness at Trial

Category: Medical Malpractice

3/4/2014
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Will defense tell jury how much he thinks you should get?

Will the defense tell the jury how much money he thinks you should get?

Category: General

2/26/2014
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Can You Trust Electronic Medical Records?

Can You Trust Electronic Medical Records?

Category: Medical Malpractice

2/23/2014
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Can We Hire 3 Medical Experts to Testify About the Same Thing?

Can We Hire 3 Medical Experts to Testify About the Same Thing?

Category: General

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2/12/2014
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Your Spouse Was Killed By a Careless Driver- A Life Taken From You. How Much is Their Life Worth?

Your Spouse Was Killed By a Careless Driver- A Life Taken From You. How Much is Their Life Worth?

Category: Wrongful Death

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2/12/2014
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Who is sitting in the back of the courtroom that might influence settlement negotiations?

Who is sitting in the back of the courtroom that might influence settlement negotiations?

Category: General

2/7/2014
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A Lawyer Representing a Non-Party Witness IS A POTTED PLANT

A Lawyer Representing a Non-Party Witness IS A POTTED PLANT

Category: General

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2/5/2014
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Can I Read Pre-Trial Testimony at Trial?

Can I Read Pre-Trial Testimony at Trial?

Category: General

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2/2/2014
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More Veterans Dying Due to Lack of Treatment

More Veterans Dying Due to Lack of Treatment

Category: Misdiagnosis and Failure to Diagnose

1/22/2014
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Two secrets defense attorneys don't want you to know

Two secrets defense attorneys don't want you to know

Category: General

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1/22/2014
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Defense attorney won't offer you full value on your case

Why won't the defense attorney offer you full value on your New York medical malpractice case? The reason is that his agenda is different than your agenda.

Category: General