What Are the Most Common Medical Malpractice Claims?

Posted by Legal Team | 08/29/22 | Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, with some reports placing medical malpractice deaths as high as 440,000 per year.  Medical malpractice occurs when a physician or other health care professional fails to meet the accepted standards for their profession when providing patient care.  A patient can suffer…

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What is New Mexico’s Dram Shop Law?

Posted by Legal Team | 07/19/22 | Car Accident, Dram Shop Law

A dram shop law holds a business or, in some circumstances, a social host liable for serving or selling alcohol to intoxicated persons or minors who cause death, injury, or property damage to another.  Most states have dram shop laws, including New Mexico. New Mexico’s dram shop law is found in Section 41-11-1 of the…

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