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New Study Shows Higher Risk of Treatment-Resistant Macular Edema For Diabetics With Severe Sleep Apnea

Research presented at last month’s Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology suggests that severe sleep apnea is a risk factor for developing diabetic macular edema (DME), a complication of diabetes that can cause vision loss or blind… Read More
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Partner Neil H. Ekblom Participates in “Conversations with the Experts,” at the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Conference in San Francisco, California, October 12 – October 15, 2019

This program allows physicians the opportunity to dialogue with lawyers and other professionals without any obligation to pay or retain for services. Physicians can sign up for this program on the AAO website at: https://www.aao.org/annual-meeting/re… Read More
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Elliot Kistenberg and Marilyn Kistenberg, as Co-Administrators of the Estate of Robert Kistenberg, Deceased, and Elliot Kistenberg and Marilyn Kistenberg, Individually v. _______________, M.D., _______________, M.D, and _______________ Hospital, 501039/2013

Jury Defense Verdict in Wrongful Death Case – Kings Supreme Court Professional liability team of Neil Ekblom and Hillary Agins received a defense verdict in a Supreme Court, Kings County wrongful death case, Elliot Kistenberg and Marilyn Kistenberg… Read More
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Partner Neil H. Ekblom Speaks on Private Equity Transactions at the Annual Meeting of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC) in Sun Valley, Idaho, August 1st and 2nd, 2019

Over the past two decades, private equity investments in medical practices have grown exponentially. Private equity has focused acquisitions in a variety of specialties, including dermatologists, orthopedics, radiology, urgent care, anesthesiology an… Read More
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Yu Meng and Yun Fu v. _______________, M.D. and _______________, P.C. 159317/2015

Jury Defense Verdict in Surgical Malpractice Case – New York Supreme Court Professional liability team of Neil Ekblom and Hillary Agins received a unanimous jury defense verdict in a Supreme Court, New York County ophthalmology malpractice case, Yu… Read More
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Maria Rose Gallimore v. _______________, M.D. 805094/2013

Jury Defense Verdict in Ophthalmology Medical Malpractice Case Professional liability team of Neil Ekblom and Deborah Meyer received a unanimous jury defense verdict in a Supreme Court, New York County ophthalmology medical malpractice case, Maria Ro… Read More
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Neil H. Ekblom will Present Keeping Surgeons Out of Court

Neil H. Ekblom will Present Keeping Surgeons Out of Court: Compliance Essentials for Ophthalmology Practices at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting in Chicago On Saturday, October 27th , 2018 at 11 A.M., Room S103 bc Read More
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Neil Ekblom in court

December 26, 2017: In this courtroom sketch, Hon. Paul Wooten listens as defendant’s attorney Neil Ekblom (standing), of the offices of Ekblom & Partners, conducts a direct examination in the medical malpractice trial Davis v. Engel, MD. Ex… Read More
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Article by Neil H. Ekblom in Ophthalmology Management: “Limit Lawsuits by Mitigating Risks”

Neil H. Ekblom’s article, “Limit Lawsuits by Mitigating Risks,” has been published in the April edition of Ophthalmology Management. Read the full article, “Limit Lawsuits by Mitigating Risk: A trial lawyer discusses his experience with r… Read More
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Jury Defense Verdict in Cardiac Wrongful Death Case

Professional liability team of Neil Ekblom, Patrick Reidy, and Lisa Coutu received a jury defense verdict in a Kings Supreme Court cardiac wrongful death case, Niedra v. ______, 40238/2007 before Hon. Johnny Lee Baynes. The plaintiff had asked for $2… Read More
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Recent Developments

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Research presented at last month’s Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology suggest… Read More
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This program allows physicians the opportunity to dialogue with lawyers and other professionals with… Read More

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23
The session date and time indicated above are preliminary and subject to change. Please check the on… Read More
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23
The session date and time indicated above are preliminary and subject to change. Please check the on… Read More
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6
Neil Ekblom shall be speaking at the ASOA on the two following presentations: “Private Equity and… Read More

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