Lymphoma is a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system. It occurs when a white blood cell, also known as a lymphocyte, develops a mutation. This mutation causes the lymphocyte to rapidly multiply and become diseased. As a result, different areas of the lymphatic system start to swell, including the lymph nodes, spleen, and…

In New Jersey, filing a personal injury claim is relatively easy if another person’s negligence leads to your injuries. However, if the party responsible for your injuries is a government agency, employee, or contractor, filing a claim is slightly more complicated. Under these circumstances, you will most likely need to file a claim which follows…

Empty nose syndrome, or ENS, is a rare but devastating condition that occurs most commonly as a result of nasal surgery errors. If you underwent a surgical procedure and subsequently developed ENS, you could be entitled to pursue legal action. In a medical malpractice claim or lawsuit, you could recover compensation for your physical, emotional,…

When you hear the term “medical malpractice,” it may conjure up images of a sponge left inside a patient after surgery or performance of a medical procedure on the wrong limb – or the wrong person. While these horrific incidents do occur, there are other medical errors that can be just as devastating for the…

If you have lost a loved one due to medical malpractice, pursuing a legal claim may not be at the forefront of your mind. The emotional pain you experience can be devastating.If you relied on the victim for financial support, you may also be facing financial hardships already—with more to come in the future. Filing…

Having a child who suffers an injury during birth is understandably overwhelming and traumatizing. As time goes on, the ramifications of the injury can become more pronounced. These may include health issues for the child, substantial ongoing medical costs, and anxiety over unknown challenges that may come.  The law may be able to ease some…

Losing a loved one is a difficult and trying time in anyone’s life. If it is a sudden or unexpected death, the difficulty in dealing with such a loss in amplified. If you suspect medical malpractice or nursing home neglect, the situation can quickly become overwhelming.  The attorneys at O’Connor Parsons Lane & Noble are…

Now more than ever, you need an accomplished medical malpractice attorney on your side. Clearly, the doctors and nurses working on the front lines are helping many people and deserve recognition and thanks for their efforts. Nevertheless, physicians, nurses, hospital, and other health care workers always remain obligated to provide a reasonable standard of care….

What is substandard care? This is a question that many people do not know to ask. However, it is an important concept that comes up very often in a medical malpractice lawsuit.  The attorneys at O’Connor, Parsons, Lane & Noble have crucial knowledge and experience in this area of the law. Read on to learn…