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MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

 

Complete Defense Verdict Achieved in $2.25 Million Medical Malpractice Defense Claim ...

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The decedent's estate filed suit for alleged wrongful death and medical malpractice against the two nephrologists for failure to timely administer …

University of Iowa Physicians paying $600K to settle suit over cancer patient - The Gazette

The Gazette

... has owned Iowa Medical Mutual Insurance Co., established to provide medical malpractice coverage on a claims-made basis to UI physicians.

Trial Court Rules that Hospital's Safety Event Minutes Were Privileged Under PSQIA and State Law

JD Supra

plaintiff requested "all documents, communication or correspondence as it relates to [Hospital's] 'Serious Event Review Team(s)

Lawyer defending Greenville hospital med mal action points to overturned prejudgment interest law

Madison - St. Clair Record

... situated tort plaintiffs,” that plaintiffs who allege distress, fraud, conversion, and legal malpractice also desire to be fully compensated.

Medical Malpractice Claims Related To Electronic Fetal Monitoring | Morris James LLP - JDSupra

JD Supra

In that case, the medical providers may also be guilty of medical malpractice. Did A Failure to Monitor or Use EFM Appropriately Cause A Birth Injury?

 LEGAL MALPRACTICE 

 

PENNSYLVANIA ATTORNEYS TAKE NOTE – A Voluntary Settlement Agreement May No ...

 Mondaq

The Muhammads later sued their counsel in the medical malpractice action, alleging that their former attorneys' negligence caused the Muhammads to …

Indiana Law Firm Shielded From Malpractice Claim, 7th Cir. Says - Bloomberg Law

Bloomberg Law

A pallet company that underwent an ownership change is barred from pursuing a legal malpractice claim against Indiana law firm May Oberfell Lorber …