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COMMENTARY: Arbitration Contract Takes Away Patient Rights

Lea en español Physicians Demand Patients Waive Trial by Jury in Malpractice Claims; What Protections Exist for Patients? by Thomas J. Williams, J.D. July 7, 2008 The New York Times Magazine’s column “The Ethicist” featured a question from a reader regarding a new practice by her physician. The patient was asked to sign a waiver […]

Medical Malpractice

Lea en español When you seek medical treatment for an injury or illness, you expect, at a minimum, that your condition will not worsen because of the care you receive. When a medical professional acts carelessly or negligently, you may have a claim for medical malpractice. The Standard for Negligence in Medical Malpractice Cases Medical […]