World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15, 2017 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day What is Elder Abuse? Elder abuse is the mistreatment of a vulnerable senior citizen that results in injury, harm or wrongful death. This can include physical abuse, caretaker neglect, sexual abuse, financial exploitation or psychological abuse. U.N. Declares June 15th World Elder Abuse Awareness Day The…

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Florida Supreme Court Rules Medical Malpractice Caps Unconstitutional

Supreme Court of Florida Declares Caps on Med Mal Damages Unconstituional

Supreme Court of Florida: No More Caps on Damages in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits The Supreme Court of Florida issued a 4-3 ruling today invalidating Florida’s capped damages in medical malpractice cases. Florida’s highest court ruled that this arbitrary limitation on pain and suffering is unconstitutional. The four justice majority found that caps on human damages (pain…

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