Tag: post traumatic stress disorder

June 12, 2017

Jeffrey Feldman tells Michigan Lawyers Weekly how he and Leonard Koltonow handled the pre-existing injuries defense

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March 21, 2017

University of Nevada’s Kristina Lakey and University of Michigan’s Caitlin Scroggins are the recipients of the 2017 Michigan Auto Law Car Accident Injury Survivor Scholarship

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September 2, 2014

New criteria for PTSD means more awareness for auto accident victims who have this often disabling medical condition   Many auto accident victims develop post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), especially after sustaining serious injuries, or witnessing others being injured or killed in a serious crash. Yet when I began my legal career, it was common …

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November 19, 2013

Here’s a disturbing fact that most people don’t know: Veterans are at a higher risk of being involved in a deadly car accident. The Washington Post recently uncovered this surprising statistic in an article, “Motor vehicle crashes: A little-known risk to returning veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan.” Various pieces of evidence, research and observation of …

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May 30, 2013

What lawyers representing auto accident victims with PTSD injuries need to know now after Overweg v. Thomas I was  interviewed last week by Michigan Lawyers Weekly on  Michigan Court of Appeals case, Overweg v. Thomas. In Overweg, the Court of Appeals ruled that the victim’s post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) claim failed to qualify under …

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May 24, 2013

Attorney Steven Gursten weighs in on Michigan Lawyers story analyzing controversial Michigan Court of Appeals case Steven M. Gursten, who is head of Michigan Auto Law, was interviewed by Michigan Lawyers Weekly on a Michigan Court of Appeals case called Overweg v. Thomas that involves post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In Overweg, the Court threw out a PTSD …

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