Impossible Dream

The attorneys at Mandell, Boisclair & Mandell, Ltd are proud sponsors of a fundraiser for The Impossible Dream. Attorney Zach Mandell serves on a sponsorship committee for their Newport event. The Impossible Dream is the world’s only catamaran built from the ground up to be fully universally accessible. Their mission is to raise awareness for […]

CAN SHOULDER DYSTOCIA CAUSE ERB’S PALSY?

Sometimes during labor and delivery things go wrong. Complications can cause significant long-term damage and disabilities. In fact, it is estimated that 28,000 babies are born every year with birth injuries in the United States. These birth injuries can range from minor facial lacerations to more serious brain damage Erb’s palsy is a birth injury […]

WHAT DOES BIRTH INJURY MEAN?

Preventable medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States, causing 440,000 fatalities a year. Babies are particularly vulnerable to medical errors that occur during pregnancy, labor, and delivery. It is estimated that 28,000 babies suffer from a birth injury every year. When a baby is in the womb, they can […]

HIE & CEREBRAL PALSY

One of the most devastating and lifelong injuries a baby can suffer in utero is oxygen deprivation. Being deprived of oxygen at any point during pregnancy, labor, or delivery can result in significant brain damage and long-term disabilities. This damage can result in a condition known as cerebral palsy, which can cause in lifelong motor […]