A lawsuit has been filed against the companies that run Fieldstone Memory Care in Olympia on behalf of the family of a resident who died at the facility in July.
Attorneys for the student are calling this a "landmark" case for upholding the rights of special education students.
The News Tribune Article Regarding Case Against Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital
Loren Cochran & Cole Douglas Named to the 2021 Washington Super Lawyers & Rising Stars Lists
Children are taught at young ages to trust the coach, an adult in a position of authority. The right coach can change a child’s life—teaching and modeling sportsmanship, competition and teamwork. The wrong coach can scar a child for life.
In Washington State, as a general rule of thumb, you typically need to file personal injury lawsuit within two (2) years for assault, battery or false imprisonment. A lawsuit involving negligence must be filed within three (3) years of the date of the accident or injury.