"Damages" in an Injury Lawsuit: An Introduction for Lay People
Your Deposition: What to Expect
Trial by Jury: Why It Matters in a Democratic Society
The Burden of Proof -- What must plaintiffs prove to win their case?
Bringing a Lawsuit to Find Out What Happened and Why
Subrogation: Piggyback Claims by Health Insurers in Injury Lawsuits
Who Can Sue the U.S. Government for Injuries? A Legal Primer
Why Secret Settlements of Injury Lawsuits Are Bad (for Everyone but the Defendant)
How Big Tobacco Handles Lawsuits -- Attrition and Wait for Deaths
The Evolution of Informed Consent in U.S. Courts
How Auto Defects Can Cause Passenger Injury
What patients misunderstand about their right of informed consent
Blecker: GM Recalls Show Need for Harsher Penalties for "Red Collar" Criminals
Attorney Client Privilege
Proximate Cause - An Important Practice Tip for Personal Injury Lawyers
Understanding Supplemental Spousal Liability Insurance in NY
The Integrated and Coordinated Approach to Title IX Compliance
Hailey French’s Story – When millions barely cover the bills.
What happens if more than one person is responsible for an accident?
What is Subrogation and How Does it Affect Settlement Amounts?
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Goals of Program:
• What must a plaintiff establish in order to succeed in a
negligent credentialing case
• Review of recent cases and their impact on a hospital’s duty to
• How to successfully...more
Plaintiff brought a claim for securities fraud against a medical device corporation and certain employees, officers and board members of the corporation. Several defendants (the moving defendants) filed motions to dismiss the...more
In This Presentation:
A Legal Perspective:
Legal issues to be Addressed and Revolved
• Compliance with Joint Commission and Bylaw Standards
• State Reporting Obligations
• National Practitioner Data Bank Reporting...more
All organizations are faced with a significant number of
employment and liability risk issues during these difficult economic times. Successful firms are employing a cohesive team
and infrastructure to address the...more
Goals of Program
• What a plaintiff must establish in order to succeed in a negligent credentialing case
• Review of recent cases and their impact on a hospital’s duty to protect patients
• How to successfully defend...more
In this Presentation:
*How did we get here?
*Erosion of “the club”
*Why an “organized” medical staff?
*Commonly encountered bylaws weaknesses:
*Conflict of interest
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