Medical Malpractice and Informed Consent

Prior to initiating any medical procedure, a health care provider should obtain the patient’s “informed consent.” What constitutes informed consent varies from state to state, but usually includes a discussion with the patient about the…

Price Gouging: Know Your Rights

Superstorm Sandy brought about a lot of trouble for residents in New York. Not only did some people have to contend with losing their homes and loved ones, but a loss of normalcy by the way…