| N.J. Man Files Suit Over Power Plant Explosion Suit Seeks $6M In Damages |
Nicholas Novik's job at the Kleen Energy power plant site was to calibrate equipment. His tasks had nothing to do with the "gas blow'' procedure that was...
| Study: Hospital deaths may spike in July |
For years, many in and around the health care industry have been familiar with the so-called "July effect" -- the idea that medical errors spike in July...
| Can Same-Sex Partner Claim Loss Of Consortium? |
Margaret Mueller battled through 24 cycles of chemotherapy over a 3 ½ year span, with little improvement to her condition. Growing desperate, she sought out...
| $2.45M awarded for malpractice in same case where woman claimed damages to gay relationship |
A jury awarded $2.45 million Friday in a malpractice case to the estate of a Connecticut woman who had also that claimed botched cancer treatments damaged...
| Suspect in Ridgefield Dog Attack Denies Allegations |
DANBURY -- A Bantam man facing charges for an alleged dog attack in Ridgefield in April denies claims his German shepherds ever attacked anyone. Robert Kahn...
| Ridgefield Dog Case Defendant in Court Friday |
DANBURY -- Guy Marchison, the Ridgefield man who was injured when his puppy was attacked by two German shepherds in April, has hired a lawyer to represent...
| Bridgeport Trial Lawyer Honored for Role in “Jumpstarting” Mediation |
BRIDGEPORT, May 26, 2010 – A prominent Bridgeport attorney will be honored for his support of mediation and conflict resolution in Connecticut. Community...
| Attorney Smith discusses Supreme Court Case |
Attorney J. Craig Smith will be discussing his recent Supreme Court victory in Mohawk Industries v. Carpenter on Tuesday, May 18th for the Connecticut Bar...
| Thomas Balmès, "Damages" |
In 2005, renowned French director and filmmaker Thomas Balmès, known for his current documentary film, “Babies”, created a film about the inner workings of...
| Atty. Bernard interviewed about the Brain Injury Association of Connecticut |
Chris Bernard's interview on WICC, supporting the Brain Injury Association of Connecticut.
| Lawyer pushes for hospital to release records in drug case |
An attorney representing eight women in a class-action lawsuit against Greenwich Hospital for its handling of a drug-addicted surgeon demanded an explanation...
| Bridgeport police seek recruits to begin new class; Starting annual salary is $42,315 |
Bridgeport officials are stepping up recruitment efforts to hire at least 20 new police officers. “We’re casting a wide net,” said Mayor Bill Finch...
| Law Firm to Boost Bridgeport Police Hiring |
Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder, a Bridgeport-based law firm, today announced that it will help fund a drive to recruit more than 20 new officers for the...
| Greenwich Hospital hit with another lawsuit over drug-addicted surgeon |
A new lawsuit filed against Greenwich Hospital over its handling of a drug-addicted surgeon is adding fuel to the fire surrounding the case, bringing the...
| Judge rules malpractice suit against Danbury Hospital can go to trial |
A defense bid based on statutes of limitation to short-circuit a medical malpractice lawsuit against Danbury Hospital and one of its physicians has been...
| Koskoff named VP of 'Inner Circle' |
Attorney Michael P. Koskoff has been elected vice president (president-elect) of the Inner Circle of Advocates, an exclusive organization limited to the 100...
| $16.5 Million Settlement Following Carbon Monoxide Poisoning |
A products liability case involving the death of one person and serious injuries to three others from carbon monoxide poisoning was recently settled for a...
| Koskoff lauded by law peers |
Michael Koskoff, the Bridgeport attorney, knows a little something about the health care system. He's one of those malpractice attorneys that some insurers...
| Female Prison Guards Settle For $2.5 Million |
Maureen Allen et al. v. John J. Armstrong, et al.: Sex, violence, lies and even allegations of an attempt to set up a prostitution ring were all part of a...
| 'A Wild Ride' To The High Court |
J. Craig Smith is an associate at a Bridgeport personal injury firm. But this fall, his work took him to Washington, D.C. As luminaries of the legal world...
| Ruling Rejects Early Appeal of Privilege Determinations |
FEDERAL COURT orders requiring litigants to disclose information they believe is protected by the attorney-client privilege do not qualify for immediate...
| Jury awards $1.7 million in Darien fallen tree lawsuit |
A jury Friday afternoon awarded $1.7 million to a man injured by a fallen tree more than three years ago, attorneys said. Mieczyslaw Wisniewski and his wife...
| Attorney Michael Koskoff to be featured on TV, discussing Medical Liability |
Attorney Michael Koskoff will be discussing Medical Liability on the show, "Dr. V On Call," hosted by Dr. Ed Volpintesta. Guests: Attorney Michael Koskoff...
| Dangerous Halloween costumes |
Atty. William Bloss is interviewed about personal injuries that may result.
| Letter to the editor |
In a recent opinion piece in the Post, Dr. Robert Levine, of Norwalk, attacks our malpractice system, using bogus statistics and faulty logic. For example...
Michael Koskoff Interviewed about the Jackson Family Trial
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Koskoff Attorneys Sean McElligott and Josh Koskoff Win $6.5 million Verdict Against Danbury Hospital
A jury Thursday found Danbury Hospital negligent in the 2006 death of a Newtown furniture mover... read more
Koskoff Attorney Antonio Ponvert Wins $41.7 million Verdict for his Client
Conn. student disabled on school trip wins $41.7M... read more
KK&B Attorneys Win Largest Medical Malpractice Verdict in CT
A Norwalk couple was awarded $58.6 million Wednesday, a record for a single incident of medical malpractice in Connecticut, in a case involving an obstetrician accused of waiting too long to perform a cesarean section and a boy who has cerebral palsy... read more
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U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® has listed the Connecticut-based law firm of Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder as “tier one” in its 2011-2012 “Best Law Firms” rankings.
Firm Sponsors Reel Law film series
Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder is pleased to sponsor the Reel Law film series at The Bijou Theatre in downtown Bridgeport. The next film is The Verdict on Thursday, May 9. Click here for more information and to view the full schedule of movies and dates, or visit us on Facebook.
Koskoff Attorney Richard Bieder speaks to Rotary Club about 9-11 and Trial Lawyers Care
Vin Simko introduced Attorney Richard Bieder, of Koskoff, Koskoff and Bieder, a firm nationally known for representing individual and class action cases resulting from mass disasters, consumer rights, personal injuries, commercial fraud and misrepresentation and other matters. read more
Firm Donates $100,000 to Hospital
Attorney Chris Bernard of Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder said his firm has donated $100,000 to Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford. The funds have covered the cost of specialized medical equipment... read more