Can You Get PTSD from a Car Accident?

By adminAuto Accident

Not everyone is susceptible to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following a serious car accident. However, the fact remains that exposure to a traumatic event that threatens your life can cause PTSD symptoms that may last for months or years after the event. In fact, psychological symptoms may be more debilitating than physical injuries. At Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P. C., …

Can I Sue a Business if Their Employee Injured Me in a Car Accident in New Jersey?

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A business may be directly or vicariously liable for injuries caused by a negligent employee. However, they would have to be performing tasks within the scope of their job when the accident occurred. If they negligently caused a car accident while working under the employer’s direction– individuals injured in the accident can sue the employer to recover their damages. At …

How Long Does a Personal Injury Case Take in New Jersey?

By adminPersonal Injury Lawsuits

Several factors may influence how long a personal injury case takes in New Jersey. Some victims are fortunate to reach a fair settlement early in the process– in as little as one or two months. On the other hand, some individuals may agree to a settlement later in the process after several months– or take their case to trial because …

How Do I Know if I Have a Personal Injury Case?

By adminPersonal Injury Lawsuits

In Bergen County, if you are injured as a result of the wrongdoing or negligence of another person or entity, you may have grounds for a personal injury case. Read further to see if you have a case, or call us at Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman P. C. for a free consultation. Since 1975, we have provided full-service, quality legal …

Can I Get Punitive Damages After a Car Accident in New Jersey?

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New Jersey law allows punitive damages against parties who exhibit egregious or intentionally harmful behavior that justifies penalizing them. However, negligence in a car accident case rarely rises to this level of conduct. Therefore, in all likelihood, you will not be awarded punitive damages after your accident. Even without the possibility of recovering punitive damages in a personal injury lawsuit, …

KGG Investigating Broward Health Data Breach and Stolen Patient Information

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The attorneys of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman are currently investigating a large-scale data breach reported by Broward Health, which runs dozens of medical facilities throughout Broward County, Florida. According to the healthcare system, the breach impacted the protective personal information of more than 1.3 million patients and employees. The cyberattack took place on October 15, 2021, when hackers gained illegal …

KGG Investigating Toxic Metals in Baby Foods Linked to Autism and Other Health Risks

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Lead, arsenic, cadmium, and mercury are toxic heavy metals that can impact a child’s neurological development and long-term brain function when ingested.  According to test results obtained by the Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, an alarming number of baby foods contain significant levels of these dangerous metals. Toxic Baby Food Lawsuit – Free Case Evaluation Eligibility to file a …

KGG Investigating Jaguar, Range Rover, Mercedes Benz, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati, Alfa Romeo, Aston Martin and other high end luxury vehicles for Sticky Buttons Defect

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KGG is currently investigating a putative class action for certain vehicles which contain peeling or sticky surfaces of interior electrical switches which can include the steering wheel switches, door and window switches, air conditioning switches, radio control buttons and/or center console panel trim. These driver or passenger touch points are peeling or are sticky to the touch when exposed to …

KGG Investigating Samsung’s Chromebook Plus 2-in-1 portable computer which contains defective hinges that cause the screen to split, rupture or suffer other serious damage.

By Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, PCClass Action

KGG is currently investigating a putative class action concerning Samsung Electronics America’s (“Samsung”) concealment of a known material defect in the Chromebook Plus 2-in-1 portable computer.  The Chromebook is built with a 360-degree rotating touchscreen performing both as a notebook, and an ultra-mobile premium tablet.  However, the display hinges are defective in that they detach from their mounting point within …

Resigned Member Deposits Not Being Returned by Golf Clubs

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Interest in golf was on a 25-year decline before the COVID pandemic. Golfers started to return to the sport in early 2021 with a belief that golf is a safe outdoor activity, but that uptick in popularity might not be enough to rescue the fortunes of many private country clubs that can no longer afford to remain in business.  Many …