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Robert Bamberger Greiwe

Houston General Practice Lawyer.

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  1. I am a longshore worker. I was hurt on another company’s vessel. Do I have a Jones Act claim?

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, over 1 year ago.

    No. But, you may have multiple claim options. If you are a longshoreman, your right to recover is defined under the Longshore Harbor Workers Compensation Act (LHWCA). However, if your injuries were caused by the negligence of someone other than your employer, you can file a thir...

    1 person found this Legal Guide helpful

  2. Will Your Jeep Kill You? Find Out About The Defective Gas Tank Design That's Killing People

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, over 1 year ago.

    On June 3, 2013, the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) sent Chrysler a letter proposing that the company recall 2.7 million Jeep models the agency believes "contain defects related to motor vehicle safety." Chrysler has denied the NHTSA's request, claim...

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  3. FDA Issues Recall for LPS DePuy Knee Replacement

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, over 1 year ago.

    The United States Food and Drug Administration notified healthcare professionals last Friday, February 22, 2013, that it was issuing a Class I recall of the LPS Diaphyseal Sleeve. The Class I recall, which is the most serious type of FDA recall, was issued due to the substa...

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  4. What to do if Your Boss Doesn't File Your Workers Comp Claim

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, over 1 year ago.

    If my employer fails to timely file an employee's workers compensation claim, can I sue him and avoid the exclusive remedy provision of the Texas Worker Compensation Act? As long as the employer is a subscriber to the worker's compensation plan, it will be the exclusive remedy ...

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  5. BP Settles with DOJ for $4.5 Billion Fine and Criminal Penalties - Your Civil Claim is NOT Affected

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, almost 2 years ago.

    Your BP Settlement claim will not be affected in any way by today's news report that BP has reached a deal with the Department of Justice. While a formal announcement has yet to be made, multiple news agencies are reporting that BP has reached a settlement with the Department of ...

  6. Does My Maritime Injury Case Fall Under the LHWCA Act or the Jones Act?

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, almost 2 years ago.

    After you've been injured in a maritime accident, you need to find out your legal rights. With maritime workers, there are two major acts that protect you. But, unless you already know for sure which act you fall under, it can be difficult to figure out if you are protected by th...

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  7. 4 Helpful Tips For When You Are Preparing For Your Deposition

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, almost 2 years ago.

    What should I expect during a deposition?During a deposition an attorney will ask you questions, under oath. There will be a court reporter present to take down every question and answer. Sometimes, depositions will be videotaped. Depositions can last anywhere from 30 minutes to ...

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  8. Texas Personal Injury Attorney Answers: What is Arbitration? Why is My Case Being Arbitrated?

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, almost 2 years ago.

    I was injured on the job, and I filed a claim against my employer. However, my employment contract contains an Arbitration Agreement, what does this mean? Instead of going to court and having your claim heard and decided by a judge, you agree to arbitrate your claim. Arbitration ...

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  9. I Think I may Have a Transvaginal Mesh (TVM) Case, but I am not Sure. What Should I do?

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, almost 2 years ago.

    TVM issues and cases can be very complex. Surgical mesh has been used since the 1950s to repair abdominal hernias. In the 1970s, gynecologists began using surgical mesh products indicated for hernia repair for abdominal repair of pelvic organ prolapse (POP). These repairs involve...

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  10. I am a longshore worker. I was hurt on another company’s vessel. Do I have a Jones Act claim?

    Written by attorney Robert Greiwe, almost 2 years ago.

    No. But, you may have multiple claim options. If you are a longshoreman, your right to recover is defined under theLongshore Harbor Workers Compensation Act (LHWCA). However, if your injuries were caused by the negligence of someone other than your employer, you can file a third-...

    1 person found this Legal Guide helpful