January 2018 - Personal Injury Lawyer | Cooper and Friedman

Your Personal Injury Lawyers

Millions of dollars collected for seriously
injured people like you

Archives for: January 22nd, 2018

Workplace Harassment and Bullying: What Is It and What To Do About It

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on January 22, 2018

In October 2017, The New York Times published an article detailing film producer Harvey Weinstein’s harassment of Hollywood actresses. After that initial story broke out, the floodgates opened. Sexual harassment in the workplace became a hot button topic all over the world, sparking discussions and think pieces galore. But it’s not just sexual harassment– bullying […]

What is a Tort Lawyer and Why is Tort Law Important?

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on January 12, 2018

Is “tort law” simply “personal injury”? In context, yes. Literally, however, the word “tort” derives from the Latin “tortus,” which means wrong. A tort is the civil wrong inflicted on one person by another entity, be it person or business. A civil wrong is not quite at the level of an actual crime. This means compensation in […]

The 4 Elements of Medical Negligence According to a Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Written by Cooper & Friedman PLLC on January 3, 2018

Medical malpractice occurs when a medical professional fails to perform their job to the best of their abilities and causes harm. Most of the time, medical negligence can be used as a synonym for medical malpractice. However, in legal terms, medical negligence is a property of medical malpractice. In fact, medical negligence is often the […]

<!--Contact Cooper & Friedman Attorneys At Law today at 502-459-7555 to schedule a free initial consultation-->