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Settlement Reached In Hurricane Katrina Class Action Lawsuit
Posted on 24 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - (AP) A major New Orleans hospital and the company that owned it have settled a class action lawsuit in the deaths and injuries of patients who were stranded there during and after Hurricane Katrina. The settlement was reached Wednesday as... Read More

New York Drug Company, New Jersey Hospital Sued Over Man's Poisoning
Posted on 8 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PHILADELPHIA - (AP) Xiaoye Wang came to the United States from China to study computer engineering and met his future wife while earning a doctorate at the University of Pennsylvania. On Jan. 14, the day they were to finalize their divorce, the 39-year... Read More

Former Staff Files Suit Against Closed N.Y. Hospital
Posted on 17 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) The now-defunct St. Vincent's Hospital was destroyed by mismanagement as it teetered at the edge of bankruptcy including a $278,000 golf outing and more than $100 million in unspecified spending for just one year, according to a lawsuit... Read More

Connecticut Hospital Settles Doctor Sex Abuse Lawsuits
Posted on 12 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

HARTFORD, Conn. - (AP) A hospital on Monday settled lawsuits with 32 people who say they were sexually abused by a prominent, now-dead doctor believed to have molested scores of children over three decades with a bogus human growth study. The deal between... Read More

California Hospital Sues Citigroup Over Refinancing
Posted on 28 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SANTA ANA Calif. – (AP) A northern San Diego County hospital has sued Citigroup for up to $20 million, saying the investment bank failed to disclose the risk of refinancing debt using variable-rate bonds. Oceanside's Tri-City Medical Center... Read More