Category: Personal Rights and Freedom

  • THERE IS NO MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWSUIT CRISIS

    June 9, 2017

    How many times have you heard it? Lawsuits are driving doctors out of business, or out of the state, or forcing them to retire. Medical malpractice premiums are through the roof. Doctors get sued all the time. Actually, this is all nonsense, lies told by the insurance industry too, first and foremost, justify high malpractice…Read More >>

  • TOO MANY LAWSUITS AGAINST DOCTORS? OR TOO FEW?

    April 18, 2017

    TOO MANY LAWSUITS AGAINST DOCTORS? OR TOO FEW? According to CNN, there are at least 251,454 deaths due to medical errors annually in the United States. Consumer Reports in their May issue indicate that about 650,000 patients acquire an infection while in the hospital every year, and 75,000 of them die, according to the Centers…Read More >>

  • MEDICAL MALPRACTICE AND NURSING HOME BILL TO HURT PATIENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES

    March 13, 2017

    Every year, more people are injured and killed by careless doctors than by car accidents. Additional thousands are injured in nursing homes for substandard care. You would hope that your elected representatives in Congress would try to protect their constituents, you, bad doctors who are careless and just plain bad. Your hope would be mis-placed.…Read More >>

  • HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM GOVERNMENT BAN ON LAWSUITS AND DAMAGES

    March 8, 2017

    HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM GOVERNMENT BAN ON LAWSUITS AND DAMAGES Responsibility and accountability – even for the powerful – are rooted into the core of our legal system. This country’s founders knew that a democracy needs a court system that empowers people to protect themselves by holding the powerful to account. That’s why the…Read More >>

  • Religious Organizations and Zoning

    March 2, 2017

    Chris Costa has extensive experience advocating on behalf of religious organizations in zoning matters. He is litigating cases in Federal Court under the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Person Act on behalf of the Chabad Jewish Center of Toms River and Congregation Kollel in Lakewood and Howell. Check out the articles below to learn more:…Read More >>

  • TRAFFIC DEATHS SPIKE UPWARDS, REVERSING A 40 YEAR TREND

    February 21, 2017

    TRAFFIC DEATHS SPIKE UPWARDS, REVERSING A 40 YEAR TREND We had been doing so well. Public education, supercars, prior drinking age, all led to steadily increasing auto accident deaths. What happened? Largely, it’s distracted driving. Whether the driver is on a cell phone, or looking at the Bluetooth settings, or texting, or just trying to…Read More >>

  • DO CAPS ON MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWSUITS SAVE MONEY?

    January 24, 2017

    A conservative economist from the George W. Bush administration says no. In fact, cost may actually go up. Nor do caps encourage doctors to practice in states have them. Very interesting reading, from a conservative who looked at the evidence. Click on the following link, or paste it in your URL http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/healthcare/312599-replacing-obamacare-sorry-republicans-med-mal-reforms-dont Mr. Chase has…Read More >>

  • ONLINE POSTS CAN THREATEN YOUR JOB

    January 18, 2017

    ONLINE POSTS CAN THREATEN YOUR JOB It hardly seems fair. You post criticism of your boss on Twitter, or Facebook, and the next thing you know, you’re fired. What happened to freedom of speech? How can something I do what home affect my job or give them the right to fire me? Internet privacy is…Read More >>

  • REMEMBER MCDONALDS AND THE SPILLED HOT COFFEE? EVERYTHING YOU KNOW IS WRONG

    December 20, 2016

    (EVERYTHING THAT FOLLOWS CAN BE VERIFIED BY THE FOLLOWING VIDEO, OR BE GOOGLEING THE Wall Street Journal) Well, you do remember correctly that a woman spilled hot coffee on herself, and sued McDonald’s, and you probably remember she was awarded $3 million.. However, everything else you know about this is wrong, fueled by a brilliant…Read More >>

  • STORIES FOR THE HOLIDAYS

    December 15, 2016

    Not so much stories about snowflakes and reindeer, gifts under the tree, but the stories I found to be more interesting as a lawyer. I know some of you think lawyers are the Grinch, but a lot of my colleagues practice Law because they really do want to make a difference, want to help people,…Read More >>