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Partner Neil H. Ekblom Presents on Private Equity and Risk Management at the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators (ASOA) - Conference in Boston, MA, May 15 – May 19, 2020

Neil Ekblom shall be speaking at the ASOA on the two following presentations: “Private Equity and the Ophthalmic Practice: an Introduction for Owners and Managers” – discussions on medical malpractice, fraud and abuse, and EHR/HIPAA/HITECH “M… Read More
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LISA LANE AND CHRISOPHER LANE V. _______________, M.D., et al. MON-L-1116-16

Jury Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Case – Superior Court Monmouth County. After a four week trial involving four physicians and a P.C., the Professional Liability Team of Neil Ekblom and Kim Carnesi received a defense verdict in a Supe… Read More
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New Jersey Enacts Death W…

New Jersey Enacts Death With Dignity Law

In 2019 New Jersey joined seven other states in passing a law allowing certain terminally ill patients to end their lives by self-administering medication. Although the state legislators who passed the Medical Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act… Read More
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Constitutionality of Caps…

Constitutionality of Caps on Medical Malpractice Damages

Plaintiffs who have been injured as a result of medical malpractice are entitled to seek several categories of damages for their injuries. They can recover economic damages, such as medical expenses and lost income, as well as noneconomic damages for… Read More
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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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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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