The earlier that doctors can diagnose a patient’s cancer, the better their chances of survival and a full recovery, depending on the circumstances. When a healthcare provider fails to properly diagnose cancer, the patient could suffer serious consequences. A missed or delayed diagnosis can lead to the cancer spreading, causing a need for increased testing,...

A pedestrian hit by a car faces very serious injury risks. Think about how much protection vehicles provide the people traveling inside—layers of fiberglass, metal, and plastic surround you, and safety features such as airbags, seatbelts, and crunch zones provide additional layers of security. And even with all that protection, vehicle accidents still frequently leave...

While dogs are usually friendly animals, some still attack humans or other animals. Unfortunately, these attacks often lead to serious injuries or even death depending on the circumstances. The goal of NJ dog bite laws is to help victims pursue compensation for their injuries if bitten. At O’Connor, Parsons, Lane & Noble, we assist victims...

Have you been a victim of discrimination in the workspace? A New Jersey employment lawyer at O'Connor, Parsons, Lane & Noble is ready to help. Contact us today to set up a no-cost case assessment: (908) 373-5931 Everyone deserves to feel safe and protected from discrimination in the workplace.The New Jersey Law Against Discrimination, NJLAD,...

When someone hurts you, filing a lawsuit feels like a poor substitute for justice. Winning compensation can’t turn back time and repair your injuries. But demanding compensation serves other purposes. It ensures you don’t bear the financial brunt of another person’s actions. It’s also a way to hold accountable someone who did something wrong. Punitive...

Any lawyer would be irresponsible by purporting to tell you in advance how much compensation you can get for your head injury. Claiming to know the average head injury settlement amount or the average settlement for a traumatic brain injury can be extremely misleading. But there are some general principles your attorney can use to...

Sexual harassment is a civil claim that has risen to special prominence in the wake of the 2017 #MeToo movement. Although you can obtain substantial money damages from a sexual harassment claim, your claim will die if you wait until the statute of limitations expires to file a lawsuit. Every state applies its own statute...

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...

If you are in a car accident in Elizabeth, NJ, you should get a copy of your Elizabeth accident report. Written by the responding officer, this report contains several details about the accident including damages, injuries, and more. It’s essential to obtain a copy of this report if you decide to file an insurance claim...