ABOUT THE AUTHOR
MARGARET C. JASPER is an attorney engaged in the general practice of law in South Salem, New York, concentrating in the areas of personal injury and entertainment law. Ms. Jasper holds a Juris Doctor degree from Pace University School of Law, White Plains, New York, is a member of the New York and Connecticut bars, and is certified to practice before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.
Margaret Jasper has been appointed to the Attorney for Children panel for the Family Court of the State of New York, is a member of the American Bar Association, American Mensa, and a number of other professional organizations and associations. Margaret Jasper is a New York State licensed real estate broker operating as Jasper Real Estate, in South Salem, New York. Margaret Jasper is the Vice-President/Legal Counsel of Gold City Records, Inc. and Jasper Stone Music, Inc. (ASCAP), New York based record and music publishing companies.
In 2004, Margaret Jasper successfully argued a case before the New York Court of Appeals. As a result of this case, mothers of babies who are stillborn due to medical negligence now have the right to bring legal action and recover emotional distress damages. This successful appeal in Broadnax v. Gonzalez overturned a 26-year old New York case precedent, which prevented mothers of stillborn babies from suing and recovering damages from their negligent medical providers.
Margaret Jasper is the owner of Legal Easy Books, the author of numerous publications and has written over 100 books covering a variety of legal topics. Margaret Jasper maintains a website at www.JasperLaw.com.