Medical Liability

Recent Articles

Dec 15, 2017

The Litigation Center of the American Medical Association and State Medical Societies fought existential threats, parried “artful pleadings” in 2017.

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.”