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Steven J. Klearman

Treat Consistently for Best Case Results

It’s important when you’re injured to treat consistently. This means: 1) get care soon after the accident; 2) get continuing care as prescribed; 3) follow doctor’s orders; 4) don’t miss appointments; 5) see a specialist if more generalized care is […]

Steven J. Klearman

Elements of Nevada Legal Theories 15th Anniversary Edition

Our classic guide to Nevada civil law is hot off the presses in its 15th Anniversary Fourth Edition, now available in Apple iBook and Kindle and completely hyperlinked to go from the extensive table of contents to the corresponding section […]

Steven J. Klearman

Challenges in Slip and Fall Cases

Slip and fall cases present special challenges. In a car accident, generally one party is clearly liable. In a slip and fall case the defense usually asserts a defense of comparative negligence and, therefore, a plaintiff’s actions are usually questioned. […]

Steven J. Klearman

Dog Food Recalled In Nine States Including Nevada

PetSmart Stores is issuing a pet food recall in nine states and Nevada is on the list according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Blue Buffalo Company is voluntarily recalling Wilderness Wild Chews Bones (cub size) because the […]

Steven J. Klearman

Nevada Doctors Accused In Fraud Scheme

One of America’s largest insurance companies is suing Dr. Dipti Shah and Dr. Russell Shah, for alleged medical billing fraud. In short, the doctors are accused of ordering unnecessary medical procedures to artificially inflate insurance settlements of patients involved in […]

Steven J. Klearman

Falls Prevention Awareness Day

September 23, 2015, the First Day of Fall, is also Falls Prevention Awareness Day. More than 10,000 Americans turn 65 every day. Among this age group, falls are the leading cause of injury, making falls a growing concern for older […]

Steven J. Klearman

Children At Risk For Deadly Flu

Complications associated with a particularly potent strain of the flu has claimed the life of three children in Minnesota, health officials said. And, seven more children are in the ICU, according to the Minnesota Health Department. “This year’s flu strain […]

Steven J. Klearman

Ridesharing Still Hindered in Nevada

Despite serious backlash from both Nevada unions and government, Uber Technologies Inc. is not backing down from servicing the Silver State. The fast-growing rideshare app has swept the nation and is available in over 200 cities; yet the company had […]

Steven J. Klearman

Bullying Laws Lacking; Need A Boost

Bullying can be verbal and physical abuse and/or online harassment. It is estimated that 160,000 children miss school every day due to fear of attack or intimidation by other students. The laws though, on bullying are lacking. Reexamination of the […]

Steven J. Klearman

Toyota Liable in Sudden Acceleration Case

Toyota was recently cleared in a wrongful death lawsuit, but, an Oklahoma City jury found Toyota at fault in a 2007 case that involved a 2005 Toyota Camry suddenly accelerating and killing a passenger. The Japanese automaker is required to pay […]