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$1.87 Million Settlement For a Bricklayers Union Member

Sullivan Papin Block Mcgrath and Cannavo P.C. acquired a $1,875,000 settlement during the damages trial for a 41-year old member of the Bricklayers Union who was injured while re-pointing the façade of a luxury high-rise building in New York City.  The worker was not provided with a scaffold that could be lowered to ground level…

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New York Will Extend Time to File Medical Malpractice Claims in Cancer Cases

Trust accompanies a visit to a doctor’s office or hospital. However, when a medical provider overlooks or fails to diagnose a serious medical condition, such as cancer, the consequences can be devastating. In cancer cases, a delayed diagnosis due to medical error can often turn curable cancer into a terminal one. To make matters worse,…

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Remembering Black Sunday Firefighters

Today marks the anniversary of the devastating Black Sunday fires in 2005, which killed or severely injured seven members of the FDNY. First, Brooklyn firefighter Richard Sclafani died when overcome by smoke at a private house fire. On that same day, five firefighters and a lieutenant became trapped in a Bronx apartment that was consumed by flames and were forced…

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Best Lawyers In America 2018 Honors Sullivan Papain Members

Thirteen members recognized for outstanding representation in plaintiffs personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability litigation NEW YORK, NY | November 10, 2017 – Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo, P.C. (SPBMC) is proud to announce that 13 of its members were selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. One…

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$26 Million Verdict – Childbirth Injuries Caused By Hospital’s Negligence

Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo, P.C. (SPBMC) won a $26 million medical negligence verdict last week on behalf of its client for past and future pain and suffering. The plaintiff was a 7-and-a-half-year-old girl who was born deaf, along with other health problems. She was one of two twin girls born in 2010….

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