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Aug 30, 2016

Federal Court Cases

2019-06-11T07:06:11-05:00Categories: Federal Court|

In many cases it is very advantageous to get Kansas nursing home cases into Federal Court. Federal Court offers the ability to allege punitive damages in the complaint and entitles plaintiffs to a jury trial on punitive damages. Neither of these remedies are available at a state level. However, getting into federal court requires that [...]

Apr 15, 2016

Advantages of Federal Court in Kansas Nursing Home Cases

2019-06-11T07:06:22-05:00Categories: Federal Court, Kansas State Court, Nursing Home Law|

In an ideal world justice would be equally and readily available no matter where a person is injured. This is especially true in nursing home abuse cases. Families place their loved ones in nursing homes so they can receive the care they need and deserve. It should not matter where the nursing home is located [...]