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June 2013 In the News

June 2013 In the News

In June Howard Ankin attended the Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity Reunion. On June 30, 2013 representatives from Ankin Law supported and participated in […]

Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Law Round-Up – June 27, 2013

Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Law Round-Up – June 27, 2013

Here’s what other personal injury and workers’ compensation lawyers were talking about the week of June 27, 2013: Acknowledging a Mistake Made […]

How to Prevent 5 Common Summer Accidents

How to Prevent 5 Common Summer Accidents

Summer is a time for fun, recreation, and relaxation. With the warmer weather and longer days, people are enjoying more […]

Endo Health Agrees to Pay $54.5 Million to Settle Transvaginal Mesh Claims

Endo Health Agrees to Pay $54.5 Million to Settle Transvaginal Mesh Claims

estimated its potential liability as of from all current and future vaginal mesh cases to be at least $160 million […]

How Will Affordable Care Act Impact Workers’ Compensation Settlements?

How Will Affordable Care Act Impact Workers’ Compensation Settlements?

Many of the primary provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) – commonly referred to as Obamacare – will take […]

Alarming Prevalence of Unnecessary Medical Treatments

Alarming Prevalence of Unnecessary Medical Treatments

Patients often take a doctor at his or her word – when a doctor recommends a medical procedure, a patient […]

Massive TDIU Claims Backlog Prevents Veterans from Getting Disability Benefits

Massive TDIU Claims Backlog Prevents Veterans from Getting Disability Benefits

Military veterans sacrifice immensely for our country. They are separated from their families for long periods of time, placed in […]

Difference between Workers’ Compensation Benefits and Personal Injury Damages

Difference between Workers’ Compensation Benefits and Personal Injury Damages

Workplace accidents and injuries leave employees and their families hurt, confused, and struggling financially. Injured workers sometimes assume that the […]

Federal Government Plans to Create National Workers’ Compensation Data Analysis Center

Federal Government Plans to Create National Workers’ Compensation Data Analysis Center

Workplace accidents and injuries costs Americans billions of dollars each year, not to mention the devastating financial impact that work-related […]

Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation for Heart Bypass Surgery?

Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation for Heart Bypass Surgery?

Heart attacks can occur anywhere and at any time – even on the job. While most injuries that happen while […]

Should I Retain a Lawyer Following a Parking Lot Accident?

Should I Retain a Lawyer Following a Parking Lot Accident?

Parking lots are a hotbed for auto accidents – from low impact accidents to more serious auto accidents and pedestrian […]