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Russell and Beise Successfully Defend Iowa Surgeon

        Lane & Waterman attorneys Ian Russell and Trista Beise successfully defended an eastern Iowa surgeon in a medical malpractice claim where the Plaintiff initially sought over $500,000 in damages.  The suit alleged the Plaintiff suffered a recurrent hernia that went undiagnosed by the surgeon. On February 28, 2018, after a three-day trial,…

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Lane & Waterman Successfully Defends North Central Iowa Hospital in Malpractice Claim

Lane & Waterman attorney Ian Russell successfully defended a north central Iowa hospital in a medical malpractice lawsuit where the plaintiff sought in excess $500,000. The suit alleged the plaintiff suffered spinal compression fractures during a seizure as the result of hospital staff leaving the plaintiff unattended. After a four-day trial, the jury returned a…

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New Media’s Investment in TapOnIt

On February 1, 2018, New Media Investment Group Inc. (“New Media,” NYSE: NEWM), one of the largest publishers of locally based print and online media in the United States, announced its acquisition of a 20% interest in TapOnIt, LLC (“TapOnIt”), the mobile database development start-up founded by Quad Cities-based entrepreneurs Katie Wilson and Sara Castillo. …

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