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Understanding traumatic brain injuries

Montana residents may benefit from learning more about traumatic brain injuries, as described by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. The NINDS defines the injury, commonly referred to as TBI, as sudden trauma that damages brain tissue. The damage is often the result of a violent blow to the head that occurs suddenly. The injury may also be caused by an object penetrating the skull and coming into direct contact with the victim's brain tissue.

Montana medical malpractice law

Under Montana law, there are specific limits on legal actions regarding medical malpractice cases. These limits are intended to clarify the definition of medical malpractice. They also establish time limits during which legal actions are permitted to take place.

Successfully handling wrongful death claims

Specializing in a variety of wrongful death claims, our law firm handles each case in a professional and compassionate manner. As a group of attorneys with a combined experience of 100+ years, we have compelling methods of advocacy that have resulted in successful outcomes even in the most complex and emotionally challenged cases throughout the state of Montana. Our proven strategies for our clients' success are driven by the deep understanding we have for people dealing with the unnecessary loss of a loved one.

Bard agrees to settle vaginal-mesh implant lawsuits

Montana women might be interested to hear that C.R. Bard Inc., a corporation operating out of New Jersey, recently opted to settle hundreds of lawsuits purporting that the company's vaginal-mesh implants proved over time to be injurious to women. According to many claimants, the device is responsible for a litany of serious complications, including infections, organ damage and bleeding.

Who can be held responsible for product liability?

Montana consumers may purchase defective products unknowingly. If injury results, a consumer may recover some of the financial loss incurred as a result of the injury. Liability law is not governed by federal laws, and state statutes are used. Under the concept of strict liability, a consumer is obligated to prove they were harmed by the defective product without proving manufacturer negligence.

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