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COVID-19: Senior Safety & Nursing Home Guidance

COVID-19: Senior Safety & Nursing Home Guidance

Senior Safety Alert: Keep loved ones in nursing homes and assisted living facilities safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.  The coronavirus pandemic magnifies the dangers that seniors face.  According to the CDC, seniors with compromised immune systems and certain underlying medical conditions like diabetes are at greatest risk for developing and suffering significant complications and death from […]

CMS Strengthens Five Star Quality Rating System for Nursing Homes

On February 20, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced important changes to its Five Star Quality Rating System for nursing homes throughout the country. This system allows consumers to compare certain quality measures in nursing homes. The new ratings now consider the use of antipsychotic drugs, improved calculation for staffing levels, and an […]

Anthony R. Leone: Thank you, General Mills

Read Anthony Leone’s Op-ed piece from the Providence Journal on the topic of forced arbitration clauses.

Anthony R. Leone II and Patrick C. Barry: Don’t blame lawsuits for high medical costs

Anthony Leone and Patrick Barry co-author a Providence Journal op-ed exposing the myth that lawsuits lead to higher medical costs.

Rhode Island Supreme Court Holds UIM Statute Runs from the Date of Breach

The Rhode Island Supreme Court has held that the statute of limitations in underinsured motorist (UIM) cases runs from the date the insurer breaches the UIM contract .  The Court strikes down insurance contract provision tying a UIM claim to the date of the underlying crash that gave rise to the claim.  Leone prepared Amicus […]

Loan & Order: States Object to ‘Payday’ Lawsuit Lending (PDF File)

Anthony Leone is quoted in a Wall Street Journal article covering the lawsuit lending industry.

How to Adapt to Your Child’s Food Allergies

View the article by Anthony R. Leone, II on The Safety Report website

US News and World Report Best Nursing Home Rankings

Leone Law, LLC is committed to keeping families safe in nursing homes and long term care facilities, and we announce that the 2013 US News and World Report Nursing Home rankings has been published.  Leone Law understands that selecting a nursing home or long care facility for a loved ones can be one of the […]

RIAJ to Honor Judge Jeanne LaFazia and John Hardiman at 26th Annual Reception

The Rhode Island Association for Justice (RIAJ), which advocates for the rights of consumers and litigants in and outside of the judicial system, will honor The Hon. Jeanne Lafazia and the late Public Defender John Hardiman at its 26th Annual Awards Reception Friday, September 28, 2012. “As a public defender, John Hardiman spent his professional […]

Leone admitted to practice law before the United States Supreme Court