Medical Liability

Recent Articles

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.

Aug 23, 2017

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

Aug 08, 2017

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that physicians cannot delegate their informed-consent process to qualified staff.

Jul 12, 2017

A case stemming from a high-school football tragedy could have opened a door to interstate “portable torts.”

Jul 12, 2017

Tort-reform bill that caps  non-economic damages passed by House, but faces Senate challenge from Democrats and GOP conservatives.