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Virginia’s Medical Malpractice Cap on Damages

May 10, 2021 | Medical Malpractice

For years, we have known that Virginia’s medical malpractice cap resulted in unfair outcomes. However, the Washington Post recently featured an opinion piece from an attorney who clearly outlines the issues with this system....

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Bertram Law Group, PLLC Announces High-School Student Scholarship Opportunity

April 26, 2021 | In the Community

Bertram Law Group PLLC is a medical malpractice law firm that focuses on helping medical malpractice victims seek justice in the form of adequate compensation for their losses. Having handled several of these complex...

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The Heartbreaking Story of a Florida Woman Who Was Unable to Seek Justice After Her Son Died of Birth Injuries

April 23, 2021 | Birth Injury

The Miami Herald recently told one of the most tragic birth injury stories we have ever heard. Following a tough delivery where he suffered oxygen deprivation, Reggie Jacques continued to fight for his life....

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How Shared Notes Will Change Medical Care

April 15, 2021 | Medical Malpractice

In a move that could protect Americans from the dangers of medical mistakes and malpractice, a new federal rule just took effect that will give patients better access to their complete health records. The...

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Five Influential Women in D.C. Metro History

March 16, 2021 | In the Community

March is Women’s History Month, a time to celebrate the accomplishments of women throughout history. As an all-female law firm, Bertram Law Group would like to highlight five of the many notable women who...

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Hundreds of Doctors Fired by VA May Still Be Treating Veterans

Given the sacrifices they’ve made for our country, veterans, at the very least, deserve high-quality medical care and attention. Unfortunately, it appears many veterans are actually being treated by doctors who’ve been fired by...

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Do I Need a Military Medical Malpractice Injury Lawyer?

Veterans and military personnel deserve qualified and compassionate medical care just like everyone else. But when the medical system fails them, it can be challenging for them to pursue a medical malpractice claim against...

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Patient Says Hospital Radiology Department Missed Her Cancer, Then Covered It Up

March 5, 2021 | In the Community

A Kentucky woman is suing a hospital where she alleges employees failed to warn her of an abnormal mammogram that has now led to terminal breast cancer. Not only that, there’s evidence to suggest...

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Prison Sentence for VA Doctor Who Misdiagnosed Patient 

March 3, 2021 | Misdiagnosis

A Veterans Administration (VA) pathologist who admitted a substance abuse problem has been sentenced to 20 years in prison after misdiagnosing a patient who later died as a result of his actions, according to...

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Can I Sue the Military for Over-Prescription of Pain Medication?

Addiction and abuse of pain medications – particularly opioids – has become a serious health crisis in the United States. As such, much of this crisis is believed to have been fostered by the...

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