LW&F Injury Law Blog

Lawsuit Brought Against Boy Scouts and Weedsport Central School District for Child Sexual Abuse & Cover-Up

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Attorneys and advocates and a courageous survivor revealed a new lawsuit brought by a former Boy Scout and Weedsport Central School District student. The lawsuit was filed under the New York Child Victims Act against the Boy Scouts of America, Long House Council (formerly Cuyahoga Council), and the Weedsport Central School District […]

By |January 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

In Connection with the Schoharie Limousine Crash, Attorneys of Multiple Victim’s Estates File Lawsuits Against New York State and Private Entities

On Dec. 19, 2019, attorneys representing the estates of seven victims of the Schoharie limousine crash filed two lawsuits against separate respondents/defendants. A complaint filed in New York State Supreme Court names as defendants: Shahed Hussain, Prestige Limousine and Chauffeur Services, Saratoga Luxury Limousine, Hasy Limousine, Nauman A. Hussain, Malik Riaz Hussain, and Mavis Discount […]

By |December 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Attorneys of Victim’s Estates to File Lawsuits Related to Schoharie Limousine Crash

Today, Cynthia S. LaFave Esq. will be joined be other attorneys representing the families of the victims of the Oct. 6, 2018 Schoharie limousine crash in filing two lawsuits. These filings are in relation to the crash and have different respondents/defendants.

The Claimants/Plaintiffs in both
lawsuits are:
Elizabeth Muldoon, as administratrix of the Estates of Adam G. Jackson […]

By |December 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 50 Medical Malpractice Verdicts in the United States in 2018

Jason A. Frament, Esq. features on the list of Top 50 Medical Malpractice Verdicts in the U.S. in 2018.

Frament was successful in securing a $7,235,000 verdict in the case of Walker v. Reiser, et al.

By |December 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Albany Diocese says it will not challenge constitutionality of Child Victims Act

The Albany Diocese has “no intention” of challenging the constitutionality of the Child Victims Act, a spokeswoman said.

This comes a day after a downstate diocese filed a claim challenging the law in an attempt to continue to delay survivors’ efforts to obtain justice.

We are prepared to fight any similar challenges by […]

By |November 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments