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Paralyzed Man Awarded $750,000 for Bedsores Caused By Neglect at a Bronx Nursing Home

A jury recently awarded $750,000 to a paralyzed man who suffered from bedsores caused by negligent care at a skilled nursing facility in Bronx County. The settlement was negotiated by the nursing home abuse attorneys at the law firm Dalli & Marino, LLP. The resident was often left in a wheelchair for extended periods of time without being moved or transferred as required by his care plan. Read More >>

Elderly Woman’s Estate Awarded $400,000 For Fractured Hip Caused By Neglect At a Bronx Nursing Home

An elderly woman’s estate recently recovered $400,000 from a Bronx nursing home found liable for the negligence that caused her to fall and break her hip. The settlement was negotiated by the nursing home abuse attorneys at the law firm Dalli & Marino, LLP. “The facility’s staff failed to properly assess her as a fall risk when she first arrived and then failed again to sufficiently monitor Read More >>

Woman in Vegetative State Gives Birth, Prompting Sexual-Assault Investigation – The Cut

A January 11, 2019, article in The Cut, by authors, Kimberly Truong and Claire Lampen, was entitled, "Woman in Vegetative State Gives Birth, Prompting Sexual-Assault Investigation". The article delineates that, "On December 29 (2018), a woman who had been in a vegetative state for over two decades gave birth in an Arizona nursing facility, prompting authorities to investigate what looks like a Read More >>


Today John Dalli of Dalli & Marino, LLP settled a lawsuit against Crown Nursing Home of Brooklyn for $375,000.00 on behalf of a former resident who developed bedsores while residing at the nursing home. Mr. Dalli’s lawsuit alleged nursing home negligence in the care and treatment of his client. The nursing home agreed to the settlement at a mediation before Judge John P. DiBlasi. Read More >>

3 Million Dollar Verdict for Nursing Home Resident

William Reinhardt, as Administrator of the Estate of James Reinhardt v. Sunrise at Mill Basin: James Reinhardt was a resident of Sunrise at Mill Basin who resided in a locked dementia unit at the nursing home facility. As a residential health care facility Sunrise was responsible to provide appropriate supervision and care to Mr. Reinhardt. The unit where Mr. Reinhardt resided was Read More >>

$305,000 Win for New York Nursing Home Injury

LORIEN QUESTELLES, as ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTATE OF SARAH LESTER v. HIGHLAND CARE CENTER, INC. et al. Sarah Lester, a mother and grandmother, was admitted to Highland Care Center for rehabilitation after a hospital stay. While a resident at the facility Ms. Lester developed painful bedsores as a result of the failure of Highland’s staff to turn and position her body while she was in bed. The Read More >>