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$4 Million Verdict – Wrongful Deaths Caused By Doctor’s Negligence

Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo, P.C. (SPBMC) won a $4 million verdict last week on behalf of its client for emotional distress due to the loss of her five-month-old fetuses. At the time of the wrongful deaths, the plaintiff was five months pregnant with twins when a sonogram showed signs of an increased…

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Car Plows Into Times Square Crowd, Kills 1 and Injures 22

A car traveling in Manhattan late Thursday morning fatally struck an 18-year-old tourist and injured 22 pedestrians, authorities confirmed. The incident occurred at the heart of Times Square – 44th Street and Seventh Avenue – when the driver of a Honda sped the wrong way up a Seventh Avenue sidewalk and mowed over pedestrians. The…

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Substantial Settlement for Family of Bladder Cancer Patient

Even after a cancer is initially diagnosed or treated, medical negligence can still follow. Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo, P.C. represented a plaintiff whose doctors failed to properly assess his post-surgical condition and negligently dismissed his subsequent claims of extreme pain. Our client, “Jim” was a 50-year-old father of four who was diagnosed…

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NYC Housing Authority Accused of False Lead Paint Inspections of Thousands of NYC Apartments

For years, the NYC Housing Authority (NYCHA) has claimed it made required annual inspections of its apartments for lead paint. However, the Department of Investigations charged Tuesday that NYCHA stopped doing all annual inspections from 2012 through 2014 and continuing into 2016 on thousands of apartments. Tenants of these apartments have potentially been exposed to lead paint which…

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New Safety Training Requirements Signed Into Law In NY

Construction safety is a high priority for Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo, P.C. (SPBMC), as we have had years of success recovering millions of dollars for workers injured or killed on-site. Thankfully, this has also been a hot topic among New York’s public officials and lawmakers, who have enacted a new law to…

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