legal system http://wfpl.org en Kentucky Lawyer Rejects Extendicare's Claims State Legal Environment is Hostile http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-lawyer-rejects-extendicares-claims-state-legal-environment-hostile <p>A Kentucky law firm that specializes in nursing home abuse cases is pushing back on nursing home company Extendicare&rsquo;s claim that the state&rsquo;s legal environment is causing it to pull back its operation.</p><p>Several weeks ago, Extendicare announced its plans to lease its Kentucky properties to an outside company. The company said the decision was due to what they called &ldquo;a hostile legal environment&rdquo; where lawyers target the industry in hopes of big settlements.</p> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 16:20:17 +0000 Kenny Colston 623 at http://wfpl.org