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Jesse Reiter Presents at ACI’s Obstetric Malpractice Conference

Jesse M. Reiter, president and founder of ABC Law Centers (Reiter & Walsh, P.C.) presented at the American Conference Institute’s (ACI) 19th Annual Advanced Forum on Obstetric Malpractice Claims on November 10, 2020. The virtual conference brought medical, insurance, and legal professionals together to share ideas and ensure understanding of the latest claims and medical…

Congratulations to Samantha Helgerson, Winner of the ABC Law Centers Cerebral Palsy Scholarship!

We are pleased to announce that Samantha Helgerson has won the January 2020 ABC Law Centers Cerebral Palsy Scholarship! Samantha is a student at Northeastern Illinois University, studying Interpersonal Communication. Here is her winning essay: Dear Selection Committee, My name is Samantha Helgerson. I am a 35-year-old woman with Quadriplegic Cerebral Palsy (CP) which has…

More Medical Students Disclosing Their Disabilities; University of Michigan Leading the Way in Accommodations

A study published in JAMA in November revealed that the percentage of U.S. medical students who disclosed their disability to their schools has risen dramatically over the last three years (1). In 2016, only about 2.7% of medical students disclosed their disabilities, whereas in 2019, roughly 4.6% of them did (2).  The survey noted that…