Featured Article

What are White-Collar Crimes?

When most people think of the word “crime,” something inherently violent (such as murder and assault) comes to mind. With the amount of crimes shows on T.V., that is understandable.…
Read More

Nursing Home Abuse

What You Should Know About Nursing Home Abuse

When you place your elderly loved ones in the care of a nursing home or assisted living facility, you expect that those in charge of caring for them will do so with the highest level of respect ima...
Read More

Is Your Loved One Suffering from Elder Abuse in a Nursing Home? 

As much as we’d like to believe that those caring for our elders are doing all they can to provide the highest level of care, that’s not always the case. Unfortunately, at least one in ten senior c...
Read More

5 Good Reasons to Sue a Nursing Home 

Nursing home abuse and neglect are more common than most people realize. According to the Nursing Home Abuse Center, between 1 million and 2 million U.S. citizens aged 65 and older have suffered so...
Read More

Arbitration Agreements Violate Nursing Home Abuse Victims’ Rights

Imagine seeing your loved one suffer an avoidable injury after falling in a nursing home. After some investigation, your lawyer finds evidence that the fall occurred because of hazardous conditions...
Read More

Steps to Take if You Suspect Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing home abuse is a serious and growing problem in the United States that affects our elderly population in a major way. A nursing home or assisted living facility is supposed to be a place whe...
Read More

Three Common Nursing Home Myths and Realities

Nursing home and assisted living facilities are in place to care for our elderly loved ones when we cannot. When we make the tough decision to enter our parents or other senior loved ones into a nu...
Read More

How to Resolve Common Nursing Home Problems

These days it seems as if cases of nursing home abuse and neglect are in the news more often than we ever thought possible. The decision to send your loved one to a nursing home is undoubtedly not ...
Read More

Warning Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

The idea that your loved one may be mistreated or abused while at a nursing home is not one most people like to think about. Having to admit one of your parents or grandparents to an assisted livin...
Read More

Nursing Home Falls: Do I Have a Case?

Unfortunately, fall-related injuries are a major health threat for nursing home residents. Senior citizens and elderly residents who are under the supposed trusted care of nursing home personnel te...
Read More

How to Prevent Elder Abuse

Elder abuse and neglect is a very serious and real problem that turns vulnerable older residents into victims. Nursing homes and senior living facilities are supposed to be a safe place where the e...
Read More

What is considered Nursing Home Abuse?

Unfortunately, many elderly adults are abused in their own homes, in trusted facilities responsible for caring for them, and in relatives’ homes. Here at AMA Law, we understand how difficult it can...
Read More