Columbia University and NYP Hospital Play “Catch & Kill” with Sexual Assault Survivors — this is why NDAs should be ILLEGAL

A New Chapter in Columbia University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital’s 30-Year Cover-Up of Robert Hadden’s Sexual Exploitation and Abuse of OB/GYN Patients Throughout our investigation of Columbia University’s 30-year history of enabling the most prolific serial sexual predator in the history of New York, our office has uncovered many startling facts. Among which is the…

Defective IVC Blood Clot Filters Continue To Be Used In Some Patients

Call for a Free Consultation (800) 215-1003 New Jersey based C. R. Bard, Inc. has recently come under scrutiny for marketing a defective medical device called the “Recovery” IVC Blood Clot filter. Despite having knowledge of the product’s defects, C. R. Bard, Inc., appears to have repeatedly pushed the FDA to approve their blood clot…

Anthony T. DiPietro, Esq.

New York Law Journal Lists Top Medical Malpractice Verdicts of 2012

The New York Law Journal recently published a list of the Top Medical Malpractice Verdicts in New York. The list was then republished in New York Magazine. I’m gratified to announce that the jury’s verdict in one of our wrongful death cases was named as one of the year’s Top Medical Malpractice Verdicts in New…

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Updated Info in Cases Involving New York and Presbyterian Hospital’s Failure to Enforce Patient Safety Rule Resulting in Serial Sexual Assaults of Female Patients by Dr. Robert Hadden

In yet another lawsuit filed by our office last year, dozens more women have come forward to demand accountability from The New York and Presbyterian Hospital & Columbia University Medical Center because of their decades of enabling of serial sexual predator Robert Hadden. Each lawsuits cites the systemic failures of the institution to properly supervise…

How To Deal With Negative Thoughts That Can Derail Your Trial and Your Life

Someone recently asked me how he could increase his confidence when he starts to have “negative thoughts.” I found this question interesting and decided to post this answer based on my own personal experience. Perhaps you’ll find something you can relate to in what I wrote. As a malpractice trial lawyer, I deal with negative…

The Danger of Unread Medical Test Results

Diagnostic errors are among the most common underlying causes of New York City medical malpractice.  It is self-evident that medical professionals must make reasonable decisions about ordering tests, must diligently read the results, and must make fair assessments of the next steps required based on those results.  However, a new research effort suggests that some…