An internet search now reveals dozens of attorneys who claim to specialize in mass torts matters and whom practice in Sonoma County. A search of the fine print or a visit to the "office" may reveal that the attorney maintains an ‘office’ in Santa Rosa which is visited on occasion from an attorney located elsewhere in the State or the Country.
An appellate court in Texas has declined to revive a lawsuit in which a nursing home has been accused of indirectly causing injuries to an elderly woman by transferring her without her consent. The court rule that the suit lacked an expert report and that the patient’s daughter had not made a sufficiently strong case that her now-deceased mother had suffered damages.
The Kentucky Court of Appeals has denied an attempt by Genesis Healthcare to seek arbitration in a case in which the sister of patient in a Genesis nursing home facility has accused the company of negligence.