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Oct 20, 2017

A decision by the New Jersey high court could affect 2,000 cases. It could also undermine patient-physician decision making and informed consent.

Oct 03, 2017

State appeals court ruling threatens Wisconsin’s relatively stable medical liability environment by striking down its $750,000 cap on noneconomic damages.

Sep 12, 2017

Organized medicine stands with physicians after California hospital removes and replaces elected medical staff officers and their bylaws.

Aug 29, 2017

VA’s refusal to cover transgender vets’ sex-reassignment surgery to treat gender dysphoria “has no basis in medicine,” AMA amicus brief argues.

Aug 23, 2017

Plaintiffs’ attorneys are challenging pre-trial mechanisms that assess the worthiness of medical liability complaints before cases can proceed.