December, 2013

December 1, 2013

How a Lawyer Can Help with Birth Defects from a Lack of a C-section The birth of your child should be a joyous celebratory time; however, there are many complications that may arise during the process. It is imperative for doctors and nurses to closely monitor the entire process of…
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December 1, 2013

In 1920, the Jones Act, officially called the Merchant Marine Act of 1920, was passed to support the American Merchant Marine and give additional protection to sailors and ship crews. Sailors had very few options for health care if they were injured on the job prior to this law. The…
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December 1, 2013

Across the United States, including Seattle, WA, victims of sex crimes fail to speak up every day. Perpetrators go unpunished and victims are left to suffer in silence. Even worse, other people become victims because the perpetrator will most likely strike again unless he or she is held accountable for…
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December 1, 2013

By Mark Arsenault | GLOBE STAFF DECEMBER 16, 2013 More than a decade after 10-year-old “Vicky” was raped by a relative in front of a video camera, images of her assault are still circulating the Internet as child pornography, traded from one computer to another over peer-to-peer networks. One of those…
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December 1, 2013

Motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) are popular throughout the back roads of Portland, OR. They offer hours of entertainment and excitement to many. However, many severe injuries and accidents occur from motorcycle and ATV accidents. The auto accident attorneys at Savage Law have helped numerous victims of catastrophic injuries from…
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November 1, 2013

Today, women have many choices to make in the delivery of their child. Some soon-to-be moms opt to stick with the standard hospital delivery; others choose an at-home delivery, while others decide to deliver in water. A midwife is a trained medical specialist who can assist in the birth of…
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November 1, 2013

On November 1, 2013 the federal court in Seattle Washington entered an order granting prejudgment attachment of the real property of a convicted child pornography consumer in favor of two victims.  In May 2013 Carol Hepburn and the Savage Law Firm filed the unusual civil action under 18 USC §2255…
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November 1, 2013

If your doctor misdiagnosed your illness, you can have severe consequences that can cause injury, illness or even death. Many patients are left wondering what they can do after a doctor has failed to diagnose them or misdiagnosed them. If you now suffer from a disability, mandated surgery that would…
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November 1, 2013

Every day, children are injured in school bus accidents. Some of these accidents are unavoidable while other school bus accidents can be avoided. School bus drivers need to follow all safety procedures to minimize the possibility of an accident. In addition, there are safety tips for the whole family for…
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November 1, 2013

Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are one of the leading types of severe injuries suffered in the United States. Almost 250,000 people are treated for traumatic brain injury each year. While some victims of TBIs are able to recover to a normal and healthy lifestyle, others suffer permanent disabilities.  Most traumatic…
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