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Military Faces Challenge To Medical Malpractice Shield
Posted on 26 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

BRADENTON, Fla. - (AP) Veterans, military families and others who oppose a decades-old law that shields military medical personnel from malpractice lawsuits are rallying around a case they consider the best chance in a generation to change the widely... Read More

Study Finds Only 1 In 5 Medical Malpractice Cases Lead To Settlement, Payout
Posted on 19 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

ATLANTA - (AP) Only 1 in 5 malpractice claims against doctors leads to a settlement or other payout, according to the most comprehensive study of these claims in two decades. But while doctors and their insurers may be winning most of these challenges... Read More