More than one-quarter of serious cases of nursing home abuse are not reported to the police, according to an alert released by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) in the Department of Health and Human Services.
The findings are part of an ongoing audit… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Aug 28, 2017 in Personal Injury
Negligence is an important part of most personal injury cases. To recover compensation from another party that caused your injuries, you must be able to prove the other party’s negligent actions caused your injuries.
Because this can be complicated,… Read More
More than 75 consumer, health and advocacy groups have joined together to form the Fair Arbitration Now Coalition in an effort to stop the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) from reversing a previous ruling that banned the use of pre-dispute… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Aug 02, 2017 in Car Accidents
A statute of limitations is a law that outlines how long an individual has to file a lawsuit within his or her state. Each type of case has its own statute of limitations that must be followed. If this deadline is missed, the individual will lose the… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Jul 19, 2017 in Personal Injury
If you have been injured, it is likely that you have several questions about your legal rights and what you should do next.
Because of this, our Connecticut personal injury lawyers have answered some of the most frequently asked questions personal injury… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Jul 12, 2017 in Firm News
We are honored to announce that firm partner Mike D’Amico has been appointed to serve on the Connecticut task force to study fully autonomous vehicles.
As a dedicated Connecticut personal injury lawyer, D’Amico is well suited to represent the voice of… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Jul 06, 2017 in Dog Bites
A 78-year-old woman suffered severe injuries to her head, neck and arms after being attacked by a pit bull in New Haven on July 4.
According to the New Haven Fire Chief, the woman was the landlord of the property on Hubinger Street where the attack happened.… Read More
Two pedestrians were hit by a car in a fatal crash on Route 44 in Pomfret on Tuesday night, according to state police. A 35-year-old woman was killed and a 16-year-old was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police said the victims… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Jul 03, 2017 in Wrongful Death
A recent USA TODAY Network investigation revealed widespread abuse of port truckers, who transport goods short distances from Southern California ports to warehouses where they are stored before being transported to stores throughout the country.
The… Read More