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Legal Archive

FDA Warns Companies Against Marketing Benefits of Vaginal Rejuvenation (Aug. 13th 2018)

Some Attorneys Behave Like Jerks (Jul. 23rd 2018)

Not All Threats Patients Make Are Equal (Jul. 16th 2018)

Is it Really Unprofessional to Write Prescriptions Outside the Office? (Jul. 9th 2018)

Looking for Deep Pockets (Jun. 4th 2018)

Ambulance Chasers on Mobile Phones (May. 29th 2018)

Arbitration for Med Mal. One Sentence You Must Include in Your Agreements. (May. 23rd 2018)

Pesky Little Details in Brain Death Determination (May. 7th 2018)

The Curious Case of Cassandra (Apr. 30th 2018)

Is Death in the Eye of the Beholder (Apr. 2nd 2018)

Circumcision Wars (Mar. 26th 2018)

Prescribing Over the Phone (Mar. 5th 2018)

Patients to Be Dinged by Insurance If ER Visit Not Emergent (Feb. 20th 2018)

Iowa Board of Medicine Makes Love an Actionable Offense. (Feb. 13th 2018)

Should a Doctor Change His Name? Witness Protection Lite. (Jan. 30th 2018)

Plaintiff Receives Nine Figure Personal Injury Settlement. Oh My. (Jan. 22nd 2018)

Informed Consent? Sure. We’ve Got All the Time in the World… (Jan. 15th 2018)

Professional Negligence Versus Ordinary Negligence in a Medical Office (Jan. 8th 2018)

A Tale of Woe. A Bad Asset Protection Plan. (Jan. 3rd 2018)

Law Pushing for Cameras in the Operating Room (Dec. 14th 2017)

Doctors Flummoxed by DNR Tattoo (Dec. 4th 2017)

Necessary Action or Elder Abuse? (Nov. 20th 2017)

Who Bears the Risk for Medical Decisions About Pacemakers at Risk of Being Hacked? (Nov. 6th 2017)

Divorce Is Politics by Other Means  (Oct. 30th 2017)

WTF is MACRA? (Sep. 19th 2017)

Legal Issues in Physician Advertising (Sep. 5th 2017)

Lawyers Have Their Own “HIPAA” Issues – The Story of a Prostitute (Aug. 9th 2017)

HIV Positive Man Charged With Murder After Mistress Dies from AIDS  (Jul. 10th 2017)

Florida Takes a Step Backward (Jun. 26th 2017)

Freckles and Lawsuits (Jun. 20th 2017)

Physician Warns Medical Students How Easy it is to be Bribed  (Jun. 12th 2017)

Jewelry Store Owner’s Son has to Pay Competitor Because of Fake Review (May. 26th 2017)

The Tax Man and Med-Mal Settlements (May. 26th 2017)

Preventing a Lawsuit – Always Seek Consent Before Searching a Patient’s Anus: Part 2 (May. 26th 2017)

What NOT to do… (May. 26th 2017)

No Good Deed Goes Unpunished (Dec. 29th 2016)

What “A Jury of Your Peers” Really Means (Sep. 18th 2015)

Piling On… (Sep. 4th 2015)

We Told You So…. (Sep. 8th 2011)

Affidavits of Merit, Are They Worthless? (Aug. 15th 2011)

It Seems Everything is Bigger in Texas (Jul. 15th 2011)

No Day In Court for a Minnesota Physician Who Was Slammed On Line (Jun. 14th 2011)

Caps on Pain and Suffering: On the Defensive Across the US. (Jun. 3rd 2011)

E-Guilt: Social Media and the Murder Trial of Casey Anthony (May. 25th 2011)

Troubles in Kansas (May. 18th 2011)

A Bad Day for Allergan (May. 5th 2011)

“Film” Stars Privacy Breached (Apr. 26th 2011)

One Murder; Two Medical Malpractice Claims (Apr. 19th 2011)

Trash-Talking a Competitor Can Land You in Hot Water (Apr. 12th 2011)

New Research Project (Mar. 2nd 2011)

Voir Dire – Jury Selection Process (Jan. 17th 2011)

Gone But Not Forgotten: The Curious Dormancy of Metadata (Jan. 14th 2011)

Limits on Malpractice Damages Unconstitutional (Jan. 12th 2011)

Malpractice Immunity for Medicaid Patients in Florida? (Dec. 10th 2010)

From Subprime Loans to Financing Lawsuits (Nov. 17th 2010)

Not Picture Perfect: Shark Bites and Lawsuits (Nov. 3rd 2010)

Surgeon Sentenced to Jail Time (HIPAA = Need To Know) (Nov. 2nd 2010)

Recent Case Highlights the Importance of Protecting Your On-Line Reputation (Oct. 28th 2010)

The Ramifications & Implications of the IL Supreme Court Decision (Feb. 8th 2010)

Calling Out Burris; Senator Roland Burris Offers Weak and Inaccurate Excuses In Lieu of Tort Reforms (Jan. 14th 2010)

Did Ya Ever Hear The One About The Doctor Who Sued The Patient? (Jan. 8th 2010)

Physicians’ Trysts with Patients: Yes, It’s Common (Jan. 6th 2010)

A Patient Has Surgery, Then Stops Payment on Post-Dated Check. Now What? (Dec. 29th 2009)

Electronic Records and Malpractice Risks (Dec. 17th 2009)

Court Says Don’t Sleep With Your Patient (Dec. 14th 2009)

Urgent Call for Action Against Proposed BoTax (Dec. 10th 2009)

Senate Rejects Caps on Attorney’s Fees, Snubs Healthcare Reform (Dec. 7th 2009)

“What You Can Do For Your Country!” (Oct. 20th 2009)

Anything For a Buck! “The following illustrates why members of the public may hold cynical views of the legal profession.” (Oct. 14th 2009)

Demands For Refunds on Dental Work? Yes, they ARE serious! (Sep. 25th 2009)

Liars On Notice: Accountability Emergent; Google Ordered to Identify Sources (Sep. 9th 2009)

110,000 Doctors Can’t Be Wrong (Sep. 9th 2009)

Trickling Down Tort Reforms (Sep. 2nd 2009)

Online Libel — Freedom of Speech Does Not Protect Anonymity (Aug. 28th 2009)

Medical Justice Founder Shines On Lou Dobbs’ Show (Aug. 11th 2009)