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Edward L.C. Marcowitz

New York Personal Injury Lawyer.

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  1. Wrongful death suit.

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Edward L.C. Marcowitz
    2. Michael J. Helfand
    3. Lars A. Lundeen
    3 lawyer answers

    The simple answer is yes. Talk to the lawyer who filed the lawsuit he should be able to negotiate that number down. NOTE: This answer is made available by the lawyer for educational purposes only. By using or participating in this site you understand that there is no attorney client privilege between you and the attorney responding. This site should not be used as a substitute for competent legal advice from a licensed professional attorney that practices in the subject practice discipline...

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  2. Slipped on the Staten Island Ferry

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Edward L.C. Marcowitz
    2. Michael Howard Joseph
    3. Lars A. Lundeen
    3 lawyer answers

    First of all you are doing the right thing by getting prompt medical care. Next, because you were a passenger on the Staten Island Ferry which is operated by the Department of Transportation of the City of New York you need to preserve your rights to sue by filing a Notice of Claim within 90 Days of your accident. You should seek out a personal injury lawyer immediately. NOTE: This answer is made available by the lawyer for educational purposes only. By using or participating in this...

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  3. Spinal Cord Stimulator

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Edward L.C. Marcowitz
    2. John M. Kaman
    3. Alan James Brinkmeier
    3 lawyer answers

    You are correct in that the legislation will be very helpful to these types of cases. Hopefully, it will get passed and signed. NOTE: This answer is made available by the lawyer for educational purposes only. By using or participating in this site you understand that there is no attorney client privilege between you and the attorney responding. This site should not be used as a substitute for competent legal advice from a licensed professional attorney that practices in the subject practice...

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  4. Medtronic.....I am hear to say and tell hear someone else has had similar i had this in me since 1999 till 2008

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Edward L.C. Marcowitz
    1 lawyer answer

    The problem is not with the lawyers it was with a United States Supreme Court decision that basically eviscerated claims against manufacturers of medical devices. However, recently legislation has been introduced that may help you and others similarly situated. My firm is in New York City and we are closely monitoring the pending legislation.

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