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California Penal Code Section 368(b)(1)

California Penal Code Section 368 (b) (1): Any person who knows or reasonably should know that a person is an elder or dependent adult and who, under […]


Why Did My Parent Get Bed Sores?

When your parent is in a nursing home, it is important to make sure that he or she is being properly cared for. Often, elderly people […]


Nursing Home Abuse: Bed Sores a True Indication of Elder Abuse and Neglect

We see the same story and facts over and over again.  Elder or Dependent Adult is taken to a Long Term Care Acute Hospital Facility because […]


What is an explanation for Bed Sores & Pressure Sores, also known as a Decubitus Ulcer?

A Decubitus ulcer is a pressure sore or what is commonly called bed sores. It can range from a very mild pink coloration of the skin, usually […]


Common Cause of Bed Sores, What to Watch For

Immobility People at the greatest risk of developing pressure ulcers are those who are immobile.  Once a person losses the ability to move and becomes inactive, […]


Obesity in Elderly increases Risk of Bed Sores

Obesity in the elderly increases risk of bed sores. Obesity increased  for elderly residents in long term care facilities over the last decade and has been associated with […]


Contractual Provisions

Are Contractual Provisions Amounting to (a waiver of recovery of attorney fees and costs in connection with arbitration of elder abuse claims). Contrary to Public Policy? […]


Signs and Symptoms of Elder Abuse

Signs and symptoms of Elder Abuse At first, you might not recognize or take seriously signs of elder abuse.  They may appear to be symptoms of […]


To Sustain an Elder Abuse Claim, Read the Pleading Requirements

What Are The Pleading Requirements To Sustain An Elder Abuse Cause of Action in the State of California? The Pleading Requirements to Assert a Violation of […]


What is a Managing Agent in An Acute Care Facility?

When are Managing Agents Guilty of Reckless Conduct The final element to prove in a dependent adult abuse case seeking enhanced remedies  is that a managing […]



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