Immunity For Negligence?
Republican legislators are pushing bills that give sweeping immunity to healthcare providers, businesses and schools who do not follow safety protocols and play a part in spreading COVID-19 in their communities. We saw this happen earlier this year in Kansas, and now it is truly hitting home. What does this mean for you and your… read moreRead More
What To Do On November 3
The 2020 General Election is just around the corner – November 3rd will be here before we know it! After you check your registration, check out these ways to go a step further on election day. Work The Polls America is in the midst of a nationwide poll worker shortage, resulting in closed polling places… read moreRead More
Nursing Homes & COVID-19: How To Keep Your Family Safe
U.S. Nursing Homes have been called the “ground zero” for the COVID-19 Pandemic. COVID-19 has now affected all corners of the U.S. Nursing homes are being particularly devastated. We saw similar destruction with the Norovirus. Why? How were these facilities not better prepared? The issues lie within the implementation of infection control programs. Every nursing… read moreRead More
Make A Positive Impact From Home
Humans thrive off of doing good. Studies have shown that we are wired to assist others and partake in acts of kindness impulsively. The desire to make a positive impact on others is simply part of us. It’s also no secret that doing good makes us FEEL good. But right now, the weight of the… read moreRead More
Making Sense of Stay-At-Home Orders
Stay Home! That Sentiment Can Be Heard Or Read Just About Anywhere Right Now. Kansas’ state-wide stay-at-home order went into effect March 30 and will continue at least through April 19. Missouri does not currently have a state-wide order in place, but many communities, including Kansas City, have issued their own stay-at-home ordinances. KC’s order… read moreRead More
Smith Mohlman Named One of KC’s Best MedMal Practices by Expertise!
Smith Mohlman was chosen out of 157 firms as one of KC’s best Medical Malpractice firms of 2020 by Expertise.com! You can read the full list here. Thanks, Expertise!Read More
DOJ Launches National Nursing Home Initiative
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Attorney General William P. Barr announced today the launch of the Department of Justice’s National Nursing Home Initiative, which will coordinate and enhance civil and criminal efforts to pursue nursing homes that provide grossly substandard care to their residents. This initiative is focusing on some of the worst nursing homes around… read moreRead More
Perfect Example of an Insurance Company Acting in Bad Faith
Putting Their Best Interests Ahead of Their Clients’ The Law Offices of Terence Traverso Announce Judgment In Insurance Bad Faith Case SEATTLE, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Trial Lawyer Terence F. Traverso, founder of the Seattle-based law offices of Terence F. Traverso, announced today a judgment of $1,204,298 for a client who was struck and injured by an underinsured motorist in a case… read moreRead More
Dementia Patients In Assisted Living Facilities: Proper Safety?
In America, patients with dementia are becoming very popular in the Assisted Living Facilities. Dementia is the fastest growing disease on the rise and with that being said, many facilities struggle with balancing the proper care needed for their patients especially when they wander or need assistance. Because of this, the type of security and attentive… read moreRead More
SMITH MOHLMAN NAMED BEST OF THE BAR IN 2016!
The Partners of Smith Mohlman have been selected as the Best of the Bar by peers! The firm will be honored in a special section of Kansas City Business Journal on Sept. 30. Congratulations to Founder Rachel Smith and Partner, Mike Mohlman on being named “Best of the Bar” by the Kansas City Business Journal… read moreRead More