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Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder, P.C.

Actos Lawyer | Serving Ridgefield, CT

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203-747-8858

Connecticut Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Attorneys with a National Reputation for Serving the Injured

Attorney Michael Koskoff of Koskoff, Koskoff, & Bieder, P.C., is a personal injury lawyer widely known for winning numerous jury verdicts and out-of-court settlements in excess of one million dollars for his clients and many in excess of ten million dollars. Featured in Connecticut Magazine's Super Lawyers section and The Best Lawyers in America, Michael has been a …

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Lewis, Lewis & Ferraro, LLC

Actos Lawyer | Serving Ridgefield, CT

Free Consultation

860-222-0053

We Help Injured Victims in Hartford and Central Connecticut. We Fight On Your Behalf with All the Energy, Skills and Resources We Have Available

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Leighton, Katz & Drapeau

Actos Lawyer | Serving Ridgefield, CT

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860-294-4411

Aggressive Help for workers in a tough spot. Our attorneys have over one hundred years of experience with strong ties to the CT legal community.

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Law Office of Dom Chieffalo

Actos Lawyer | Serving Ridgefield, CT

With Almost 15 Years of Experience as Both a Realtor and a Lawyer. Call Today!

In the Danbury & Bethel, CT area, the attorney who provides honest answers to your questions and cost-effective solutions to your problems — when you are injured, arrested, buying a home or planning an estate — is Dom Chieffalo. Our law office provides informed, objective legal opinions that can translate to sound decisions about your future. When attorney …

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Actos Linked to Serious Side Effects

The drug Actos was designed to treat Type II Diabetes but the drug has been linked to bladder cancer, heart failure and fractured bones. Allegations are that the drug's manufacturer knew about those side effects but did not tell anyone.

Actos Legal Options

Hiring a Ridgefield Actos attorney who is well versed in the pharmaceutical industry and experienced investigating dangerous prescription drugs is your best course of action. The attorney can produce expert medical witnesses and mine the pharmaceutical company's computer data to reveal evidence supporting your case and negotiate a settlement or take your case to trial.

Best Time to Seek Legal Help

No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney's experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

How much does it cost to hire an attorney?

In general, how much an attorney costs will often depend on these four factors: billing method and pricing structure, type of legal work performed, law firm prestige, and attorney experience. Depending on the legal issue you are facing, an attorney may bill you by the hour, settle on a flat fee, or enter into a contingency fee agreement. The type of legal work you need help with will also play a role in cost incurred.

Common legal terms explained

Pro se - This Latin term refers to representing yourself in court instead of hiring professional legal counsel. Pro se representation can occur in either criminal or civil cases.

Statute - Refers to a law created by a legislative body. For example, the laws enacted by Congress are statutes.

Subject matter jurisdiction - Requirement that a particular court have authority to hear the claim based on the specific type of issue brought to the court. For example, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court only has subject matter jurisdiction over bankruptcy filings, therefore it does not have the authority to render binding judgment over other types of cases, such as divorce.

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