Personal Injury Professional Malpractice Military

Read Personal Injury Law updates, news, and legal commentary from leading lawyers and law firms:
News & Analysis as of

Who Can Sue the U.S. Government for Injuries? A Legal Primer [Video]

Anyone who is injured at a federal government facility - or injured anywhere in the United States by an employee of the U.S. government - needs to know about the Federal Tort Claims Act. This primer discusses who can and...more

Should Veterans Have the Right to Sue for Negligence in Military Hospitals?

Since 1950, U.S. veterans have been unable to make claims for medical malpractice committed in military hospitals. This seemingly unfair rule was decided in a U.S. Supreme Court case referred to by the Plaintiff’s name,...more

Filing a Claim Under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA)

A claim under the Federal Tort Claims Act should: 1) be in writing; 2) state the name and address of the claimant; 3) state the name and address of the offending government agency; 4) state the basis of the claim being...more

HYBRID ACTIONS UNDER THE FEDERAL TORT CLAIMS ACT (FTCA)

It is common in Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) practice to encounter cases whose facts require expanding the claim beyond the confines of the FTCA. Combining a FTCA action with other federal and state actions can immensely...more

Hybrid Actions Under the Federal Tort Claims Act FTCA

It is common in Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) practice to encounter cases whose facts require expanding the claim beyond the confines of the FTCA. Combining a FTCA action with other federal and state actions can immensely...more

5 Results
|
View per page
Page: of 1