Boston Personal Injury Law Blog

October 1, 2017

Does Every Case Result in a Lawsuit?

Does Every Case Result in a Lawsuit?

If you watch a movie or television show where someone files a lawsuit, it will almost always end in court. Why is that? It’s because fictional courtroom scenes are dramatic and exciting. That’s what audiences want to see. But in our own lives, we don’t want drama. If you’ve filed […]

September 12, 2017

Tales From Our Files – Unreported Nursing Home Abuse

Tales From Our Files – Unreported Nursing Home Abuse

Both state and federal laws mandate that nursing home facilities report serious cases of abuse to local police, yet a recent National Public Radio report citing an investigation conducted by the Office of Inspector General reveals that more than one-quarter of serious cases of nursing home abuse were not reported […]

September 4, 2017

How to Tell If a Nursing Home Is Neglecting a Loved One

How to Tell If a Nursing Home Is Neglecting a Loved One

Nursing homes and other assisted living care facilities are businesses a family hires to look after elderly loved one who can no longer safely look after themselves. Sadly, a lot of these places let folks down and nursing home neglect is a growing problem in America as the Baby Boomer […]

August 1, 2017

3 Steps to Choosing the Best Lawyer for Your Legal Needs

3 Steps to Choosing the Best Lawyer for Your Legal Needs

A few years ago my car started to have problems and the mechanic told me he needed to replace my crankshaft sensor. Up to that point, I didn’t even know what that was, and I’d never considered myself in the market for a new one. Hiring an attorney is often […]

July 27, 2017

Darin Colucci Launches Motivational Book to Inspire Youth

Darin Colucci Launches Motivational Book to Inspire Youth

High school is supposed to instill you with the knowledge needed to go out into the world and succeed. But quite often, high school graduates are left unable to perform simple tasks that are essential for everyday life as an adult in the real world. You learn mathematical concepts — […]

July 3, 2017

The Wrongful Death Double Whammy

The Wrongful Death Double Whammy

No event is as painful and life altering for a person as the sudden loss of a loved one. The unexpected and preventable wrongful death of a family member is emotionally scarring and often financially devastating. There are frequently many unanswered questions which tend to anger and frustrate surviving family […]

June 1, 2017

Should I sue after a dog bite?

Should I sue after a dog bite?

Let’s get one thing clear: No case is guaranteed. There is always a risk factor from the human element involving the whims of a judge or jury. That being said, dog bite cases are some of the easiest cases to win and victims have the best odds of prevailing. In […]

May 1, 2017

Summer Camp Negligence – What to Watch for

Summer Camp Negligence – What to Watch for

There are two usual reactions parents have when seeing their kids off to summer camp: One is a relief that everyone will have a fun vacation, especially the parents who can focus on unwinding and having more time to themselves. The other is fear and worry, as their children could […]

April 17, 2017

Can I Sue for my Child’s Brain Injury During Sports?

Can I Sue for my Child’s Brain Injury During Sports?

Organized sports can be an extremely positive experience for adolescents and teens, where they practice setting personal goals, cooperating with a team, and competing with rivals. Unfortunately, youth sports can also lead to serious injuries and even death. What happens if your child is injured while playing a game in […]