What is Police Brutality Under the Law?

The term “police brutality” isn’t a specific crime. It is an umbrella description that covers several different kinds of crimes that police do against people. The police receive wide leeway to perform their duties and nearly all of them perform upstanding jobs. However, some do not. What are the forms of police brutality? If a [...]

By |2019-09-13T02:36:43+00:00July 20th, 2017|Blog, main|Comments Off on What is Police Brutality Under the Law?

When Does a Prescription Error Become Malpractice?

The key factor in all malpractice cases is whether or not the responsible party was negligent in their duties. Negligence isn’t just about making a mistake. A negligent mistake is something that should have been caught by a competent medical professional but wasn’t. In fact, the job of the victim’s lawyer is to prove that [...]

By |2019-09-14T17:21:17+00:00July 17th, 2017|Blog, main|Comments Off on When Does a Prescription Error Become Malpractice?

Who is Responsible in an Uber Car Accident?

Last year, over 15 million Americans used a ride-sharing service like Uber or Lyft. Since it’s inception in 2009, Uber has dominated the ride-sharing industry. In fact, the company boasts over 40 million monthly riders worldwide. With statistics like that, it’s no wonder Uber has become one of the fastest growing companies in the world. [...]

By |2017-07-12T12:50:19+00:00July 12th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Who is Responsible in an Uber Car Accident?

Attorneys with The Cochran Firm OHIO & WRIGHT & SCHULTE respond to the Justice Department’s refusal to charge officers responsible for shooting and killing John Crawford

Today, after being forced to wait nearly three painful years, the family of John Crawford expresses its significant disappointment with the Justice Department for failing to charge either Officer Sean Williams, Sergeant David Darkow or the Beavercreek Police Department for the unnecessary shooting and killing John Crawford at the Beavercreek Walmart on August 5, 2014. [...]

By |2017-07-12T10:49:45+00:00July 12th, 2017|Blog, Ohio|Comments Off on Attorneys with The Cochran Firm OHIO & WRIGHT & SCHULTE respond to the Justice Department’s refusal to charge officers responsible for shooting and killing John Crawford