FTC Red Flag Enforcement Hits Another Delay Snag
:May 30, 2010
Healthcare organizations seek to block ID Theft Protection rules for physician practices.
JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FINDS MAJORITY OF MEDICAL MALPRACTICE CLAIMS CLOSED WITHOUT COMPENSATION
:Mar 27, 2007
The majority of medical malpractice claims in a study of seven states were closed without any compensation paid to those claiming a medical injury, the Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today
UPDATE: Pro Assurance Settles Record Malpractice Verdict In Florida
:Mar 16, 2007
ProAssurance has settled a record $217 million verdict in a Florida case, according to reports earlier this week by the Houston Chronicle.
Heart Attacks Kill More On The Weekend
:Mar 15, 2007
People who have weekend heart attacks are more likely to die than those admitted to hospitals during the week.
UPDATE: Florida Malpractice Case Defense Lawyers Sued For Malpractice
:Mar 9, 2007
Legal scrambling to cover the record $116 million malpractice verdict and 101 punitive damage award in Florida in October, the physicians who lost the case are now suing their own lawyers for malpractice, according to a Tampa news report.
$100.1 Million Malpractice Award May Go To Charity
:Nov 9, 2006
More than $100 million in punitive damages award last month in a record $217 million Florida malpractice verdict will go to charities helping patients with spinal cord and brain damages, according to an announcement of from the plaintiff's family and attorneys for the plaintiff, according to reports from the Brevard Lawyer blog.