In December, 2017, Attorney Stephen J. Eisenberg settled a claim with a medical device implant provider for $290,000. An Eau Claire, Wisconsin man underwent a left total knee arthroplasty, or knee replacement, in 2014. The implanted knee did not provide any bone ingrowth on the tibial component resulting in a defective implant.
On February 17, 2016, a Portage Wisconsin woman was visiting her sister when she fell down a stairway leading to the basement of her sister’s apartment and resulted in multiple personal injuries to the woman.
The recent emphasis on sexual harassment in Hollywood and other industries has drawn attention to the solicitation of minors, particularly in the case of Senate candidate Roy Moore, who has been accused by several women of harassment when the women were teenagers. Solicitation of a minor is a crime that can occur both on- and offline. If you have been accused of soliciting a minor in Wisconsin, that is a serious charge that you must deal with immediately.
Sex crimes are vigorously prosecuted in Wisconsin. When charged with sexual assault you might be facing fines, jail time, mandatory registration as a sex offender, and a criminal record not to mention the impact such a conviction will have on your reputation and relationships at home, with friends, and with co-workers.
But what, exactly, constitutes a sex crime in Wisconsin?
A personal injury lawyer can be invaluable when you've been hurt due to another's negligence. Even though people and businesses have insurance to help cover the cost of injuries that may happen, that does not mean coverage is guaranteed or that the injured party is getting a fair deal.
The moments after you've been in a car accident are often confusing and rushed, and you may get out of your car feeling thankful that you can move. But your body has ways of providing energy during an emergency that can fool you into thinking you're well, when you're not. For this reason, it's best to see your doctor within a couple of days of being in an accident, even if you feel fine.
Domestic abuse is a serious charge that brings significant consequences to you. If you are arrested, you face immediate and long-lasting damage to your reputation, as well as fines and jail time. Wisconsin law firm Eisenberg Law can help you understand the domestic abuse charges and consequences and provide the legal representation you need to respond to the charges.
When most people talk about "assault," the crime they are really thinking about is battery. Assault refers to a threat that causes someone fear of harm. Battery, under Wisconsin law, is how we define an act that causes harm. But the seriousness of the charge, and the penalties you face, depend on how much harm you cause, and how much you mean to cause. The greater the harm, the worse the consequences you face.
If someone you love dies because of someone else's intentional or reckless actions, you have a cause of action for wrongful death. This may be the furthest thing from your mind, and you might want to leave the matter to the police and the criminal justice system. But in doing so, you can lose your right to recover damages from the person responsible. The wrongful death attorneys at Eisenberg Law Offices in Madison WI