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Landmark Patient Safety Act Qualifies for November California Ballot, says Consumer Watchdog Campaign. May 15, 2014 1145
Law to fine drivers who are negligent and inattentive proposed. Apr 9, 2014 389
Law & medicine: Factual and proximate cause. Tan, S.Y. Mar 1, 2014 1114
What you learn on: CIMA Mastercourses on legal issues for accountants. Feb 1, 2014 556
Religious practice as a "thin skull" in the context of civil liability. Redko, Olga Jan 1, 2014 20746
Bahrain vows to build on reforms. Dec 2, 2013 680
The West Midlands comprises Birmingham and the surrounding counties of Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire; WEST MIDLANDS Leading individuals. Nov 21, 2013 756
UK Doctors and Nurses to Face Jail for Negligence. Nov 16, 2013 591
Carwyn 'negligent' over fracking rules; FRIENDS OF EARTH SAY MORE OR BETTER REGULATION IS NEEDED. Oct 23, 2013 780
California Parents Can Be Civilly Liable for Their Child's Bullying, Warns Hackard Law. Oct 16, 2013 564
Section 304 claw backs: can negligence qualify as 'misconduct?'. Cimino, Thomas P., Jr.; Zubairi, Junaid A.; Thorsness, William W. Jul 1, 2013 1149
Environmental groups' challenges to natural gas infrastructure projects. Duncan, Deidre G. May 1, 2013 1634
'No justice for residents abused in care homes' PRIME MINISTER SAYS HE WILL NOT CONSIDER CHANGING LAW. Apr 26, 2013 739
PM refuses negligence law change. Apr 25, 2013 282
'No justice for residents abused in care homes' PRIME MINISTER SAYS HE WILL NOT CONSIDER CHANGING LAW. Apr 25, 2013 739
Cabinet Condemns Policy of Medical Negligence Against Prisoners, Holds Israel Responsible for Their Lives. Apr 10, 2013 835
Mere negligence or abandonment? Evaluating claims of attorney misconduct after Maples v. Thomas. Zupac, Wendy Zorana Mar 1, 2013 19378
Preemption as inverse negligence per se. Moreland, Michael P. Feb 1, 2013 17187
Interest rate swaps take bite out of property development; Interest rate swaps are strangling property development say Andrew Brown and Helen Rowland, partner and solicitor respectively at Capital Law, both of whom specialise in banking and financial negligence disputes. Jan 30, 2013 913
Strict liability in contemporary European codification: torn between objects, activities, and their risks. Buyuksagis, Erdem; van Boom, Willem H. Jan 1, 2013 13381
New health push. Dec 18, 2012 594
No Pay, No Play Has Modest Effect on Uninsured. Dec 5, 2012 378
Family of Savita Halappanavar blames Irish law, medical negligence for her death. Nov 15, 2012 855
Recoupment under Dodd-Frank: punishing financial executives and perpetuating "too big to fail". Mitts, Joshua Nov 1, 2012 6300
Research and Markets: Private Security and the Law. Edition No. 4. Oct 5, 2012 352
Unforeseen ethical/legal complications with screening tests in the capitation model of medical aid schemes. Jansen, Rita-Marie; Gouws, Chris; Verschoor, Teuns Report Oct 1, 2012 2260
Medical law cases of note. Tammelleo, A. David Case overview Oct 1, 2012 1095
Stricter penalty for man- made disasters. Sep 20, 2012 281
Research and Markets: Hospital Liability - An analysis of the impact of the latest statutes, regulations, cases and trends. Sep 14, 2012 402
Tandem Law Supports Right to Buy Mortgage Claims. Aug 23, 2012 449
Tandem Law Supports Right To Buy Mortgage Claims. Aug 15, 2012 570
Nursing law case on point. Tammelleo, A. David Aug 1, 2012 932
Constitutionalized negligence. Sacks, Deana Pollard Jul 1, 2012 7697
Constitutionalized negligence. Sacks, Deana Pollard Jul 1, 2012 27890
UAE Cabinet to consider 'Wadiyma's Law'. Jun 25, 2012 367
Greek authorities undecided on Tsalikidis. Jun 2, 2012 544
Greek authorities undecided on Tsalikidis. Jun 2, 2012 491
Medical Law Cases of Note. Tammelleo, David A. Case overview Jun 1, 2012 1062
Hospital Law Decisions of Note. Tammellero, A. David Case overview Jun 1, 2012 1083
Hospital-acquired infections--when are hospitals legally liable? McQuoid-Mason, David Report Jun 1, 2012 2065
Nursing law case of the month. Tammelleo, David A. Case overview Jun 1, 2012 822
Failure-to-warn claims preempted in Texas unless the FDA finds fraud. Beck, Julie May 1, 2012 1000
Hospital law decisions of note. Case overview Apr 1, 2012 1048
Charges in Child Death Show WA Does Not Need New Gun Law, Says CCRKBA. Mar 28, 2012 492
Attack on Patients' Legal Rights Nears House Vote Over Outcries of Consumer and Public Interest Groups. Mar 21, 2012 817
Nursing law case of the month: cerebral palsy does not mean nurse or Dr. negligent. Mar 1, 2012 845
Beirut Building Collapse: Owner's Negligence or Obsolete Rent Laws? Jan 16, 2012 456
Hospital law decisions of note. Tammclleo, A. David Case overview Jan 1, 2012 1071
Is the exclusionary rule dead? Bradley, Craig M. Jan 1, 2012 9969
Working with proximate cause: an "elements" approach. Maurer, Daniel D. Dec 1, 2011 5149
Negligence is punishable. Nov 29, 2011 347
Interior Minister: No Negative Attitude Will Be Tolerated, Those Found Negligent Will Be Held Accountable. Nov 27, 2011 360
Medical law cases of note. Tammelleo, A. David Case overview Nov 1, 2011 1070
Legal Aid is crucial for families needing help; working day Amanda Yip, QC, is a barrister specialising in personal injury, clinical negligence and medical law at Exchange Chambers, in Liverpool. This is her working day ... Oct 5, 2011 617
(Mis)aligning accident law. Oct 1, 2011 362
Misalignments in tort law. Porat, Ariel Oct 1, 2011 28845
A new look at duty in tort law: rehabilitating foreseeability and related themes. Golanski, Alani Sep 22, 2011 25115
Date of conduct determines statute of limitations in professional negligence causes of action. Sep 22, 2011 368
BP can be sued for punitive damages over Gulf of Mexico spill. Aug 28, 2011 248
Policing the ratings agencies: the case for stronger criminal disincentives in the credit rating market. Maas, David A. Jun 22, 2011 15377
Legal advice for community. Jun 21, 2011 255
Robbie's Law to give families the right to get the truth about medical negligence; FATHER URGES ASSEMBLY TO IMPLEMENT THE LAW IN WALES. Jun 16, 2011 734
A day at the spa.(Instructor's Note) Rymsza, Leonard; Johnson, Gordon; Saunders, Kurt Case study May 1, 2011 6852
PMA for establishment of technical body to probe complaints against doctors. Apr 28, 2011 303
House GOP Plan to Take Away Patients' Legal Rights Won't Lower Health Care Costs, Says Consumer Watchdog. Apr 6, 2011 793
A day at the spa. Rymsza, Leonard; Johnson, Gordon; Saunders, Kurt Case study Apr 1, 2011 5985
Liability for fairness opinions under Delaware Law. Cushman, Cameron Mar 22, 2011 8787
FDA preemption of drug and device labeling: who should decide what goes on a drug label? Valoir, Tamsen; Ghosh, Shubha Mar 22, 2011 19955
Sayhood calls for allowing Maliki dismiss negligent. Mar 7, 2011 151
Press freedom and private people: the life and times (and future) of Chapadeau v. Utica Observer-Dispatch. McCraw, David E. Jan 1, 2011 13724
Entering the abyss: the resident's standard of care. Cabaj, Chantel Jan 1, 2011 8944
NCUA first to recoup New London losses. Samaad, Michelle A. Dec 22, 2010 632
The many facets of Cook v. Lewis. Veitch, Edward Dec 1, 2010 5364
Medical Negligence Claims 'Make Patients Wary'. Dec 1, 2010 317
Taxpayer off the clock for real estate loss. Schnee, Edward J. Dec 1, 2010 689
Landlord not responsible for steam-pipe burn injury. Nov 1, 2010 115
The law in your everyday life. Oct 20, 2010 211
Caught up in the trafficking web. Oct 17, 2010 947
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the elusive question of intent. Lipper, Gregory M. Sep 22, 2010 13594
The law in your everyday life. Sep 8, 2010 213
Establishing liability for harm caused to patients in a resource-deficient environment. McQuoid-Mason, David Report Sep 1, 2010 2931
The tragic death of Georgian luger Nodar Kumaritashvili reminds us of some important legal lessons. Findlay, Hilary Sep 1, 2010 1993
Law & medicine: liability of supervising physicians. Tan, S.Y. Jul 1, 2010 964
Pak Govt.'s negligence renders critical Anti-Terrorism law 'defunct'. Jun 14, 2010 259
Challenge to constitutionality of ER 'gross negligence'. Case overview Jun 1, 2010 785
Studies in American tort law, 4th ed. Book review May 1, 2010 196
New law, new hope. Apr 8, 2010 536
Intentionally inflicted economic harm in Canada. Donovan, Brendan Mar 22, 2010 12065
Legal case briefs for nurses. Tammelleo, A.David Mar 1, 2010 1057
Nursing law case on point. Mar 1, 2010 873
The possibility of "inference causation": inferring cause-in-fact and the nature of legal fact-finding. Brown, Russell Mar 1, 2010 20476
Tort Law Resources for Illinois Practitioners: from simple to complex, general to specific, common law to statutory--Illinois tort law gets a full treatment in a variety of secondary resources. Gaylord, Tom Mar 1, 2010 827
Annual review of developments in instructions. Grammel, Timothy; Hawks, Kwasi L. Feb 1, 2010 8852
Medical law case of the month: settlement release applied to agents as well as principals. Case overview Jan 1, 2010 792
Take two of these and sue me in the morning: efficacy of the learned intermediary doctrine in prescription drug failure to warn cases. Friedman, Robert J. Jan 1, 2010 9075
Consent to medical treatment. Zucker, Karin Waugh; Boyle, Martin J.; Jefferson, Thomas C.; Ratliff, Dennis J. Jan 1, 2010 2417
Assessing professional tax advice and taxpayer sophistication. Morris, Donald Dec 1, 2009 6353
Defendants may owe a duty of care to a child injured on a treadmill. Dec 1, 2009 768
Tort law and economics. Book review Nov 1, 2009 143
Medical negligence barrister the new boss at city's Atlantic Chambers. Oct 6, 2009 211
The duty to warn against serious injury: can plaintiffs successfully challenge Illinois' tough standard? In Iseberg v Gross, the Supreme Court ruled that a defendant has no duty to warn a plaintiff against serious injury unless the two are in one of the "special relationships" described in the Restatement of Torts. The authors argue that the Restatement may offer a way for plaintiffs to argue for a more expansive duty. Pavalon, Eugene I.; Lee, Harry C. Oct 1, 2009 2738
Customs penalties and customs brokers: the year in review under 28 U.S.C. (section) 1581(g) and 1582. Pike, Damon V.; Parga, Cylinda Sep 22, 2009 11556
Ministry warns against not following H1N1 directives. Aug 5, 2009 688
Victory for defendants in asbestos case: the Illinois Supreme Court allows defendants in asbestos cases to introduce evidence that someone else's negligence was the sole proximate cause of a plaintiff's injuries. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jun 1, 2009 852
Evidence is insufelent to prove negligence if the conclusion its merely possible. Jun 1, 2009 374
Proving proximate cause in malpractice cases: trial and appellate courts in Illinois have struggled to determine the plaintiff's proper burden of proving proximate cause in "lost chance" medical malpractice cases, the authors argue. They offer several appellate court decisions to make their point that confusion persists. Lavin, Terrence J.; Lau, Kristina M. May 1, 2009 4106
Fine doesn't reflect loss; HEALTH AND SAFETY LAWS BROKEN. Mar 27, 2009 304
What'cha gonna do brother when Hulkamania runs wild on you? A practitioner's guide to section 322.09 of the Florida statutes. Gooden, Kansas R. Mar 22, 2009 17115
Medical malpractice and new devices: defining an elusive standard of care. Greenberg, Michael D. Mar 22, 2009 10162
Acme Electronics.(Instructor's Note) Docan, Carol; Gunther, Richard; Rymsza, Leonard Case study Mar 1, 2009 7018
Approve tort reform. Editorial Feb 27, 2009 496
Mens rea for sexual abuse: the case for defining the acceptable risk. Johnson, Eric A. Jan 1, 2009 25044
Avoid or compensate? Liability for incidental injury to civilians inflicted during armed conflict. Ronen, Yael Jan 1, 2009 21322
Acme Electronics. Docan, Carol; Gunther, Richard; Rymsza, Leonard Case study Jan 1, 2009 3211
A new way of thinking about child abuse and neglect prevention. Hmurovich, Jim Dec 1, 2008 818
Landlord's negligence led to death of three tenants in fire, official says. Nov 21, 2008 395
BLOCK: 'INTENT WAS NOT TO MISLEAD'. Oct 12, 2008 1066
Teleradiology: images of an improved standard of medical care? Nayar, Vivek Sep 22, 2008 12484
Jury Selection Set to Begin in KPMG Accounting Fraud Trial, Announces Eagan O'Malley & Avenatti, LLP. Sep 4, 2008 371
Corporate neglect in nursing homes: over the years, government agencies and independent investigators have found rampant abuse and neglect in nursing homes. So far, nursing home owners have evaded responsibility, but that may be starting to change. Couch, David Sep 1, 2008 3739
D&O market trends. Murray, Susanne; Podolsky, Fred T. Sep 1, 2008 866
Group pushes for patients' rights law. Aug 12, 2008 432
Counter the nursing home's defense themes. Rusk, Jeff E. Aug 1, 2008 369
A veterinary standard of care: the court makes explicit that veterinarians are "skilled" practitioners of a "profession or trade" and thus owe a duty of care. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jul 1, 2008 1054
Media coverage, hill hearing put spotlight on preemption. Jul 1, 2008 324
When the balance shifted: in every trial, there is a moment when you can tell something important has happened: you've made a critical point, averted potential disaster, or changed the trial's momentum. Here, four lawyers share what moved juries in their client's favor - whether technique, testimony, or just plain luck. Burke, Kevin G. Jul 1, 2008 1064
The limits of apology laws. Dresser, Rebecca May 1, 2008 1637
Alternative theories for environmental contamination cases: although environmental pollution cases generally revolve around negligence claims, don't overlook nuisance and trespass. These alternative theories may become an important part of your case. LeBlanc, Burton; Farris, Misty A. Apr 1, 2008 3650
Information privacy and employee records in Australia: which way forward? Pyman, Amanda; O'Rourke, Anne; Teicher, Julian Report Mar 1, 2008 7456
A clear path for railroad negligence cases: many railroad cases have been blocked by preemption in recent years, but a legislative amendment has cleared the way for them to move forward. Here's what the amendment means for you. Van Dyck, Sharon L. Feb 1, 2008 2577
NY: Pt.'s daughter-exposed to hepatitis B-died: did patient's physicians have duty to warn? Tammelleo, A. David Case overview Feb 1, 2008 582
Key change in the law on corporate manslaughter; Health and Safety at Work Tim Hill pictured, explores the impact that the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 will have on all of the region's employers and urges them to be prepared for its introduction. Jan 25, 2008 928
Ensuring you protect your business; It's the law Business advice from north west employment law specialists ELAS. Dec 10, 2007 419
Statutory parental liability for teenage drivers. Graves, Deana M.; Davidson, Charles Darwin Dec 3, 2007 378
Report says British are still slow to sue. Report Nov 14, 2007 367
No duty to warn, Illinois high court holds: the court reaffirms the rule that Party A has no duty to warn Party B about a threat posed by Party C unless there's a special relationship between A and B. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Nov 1, 2007 1175
Accountability of public authorities through contextualized determinations of vicarious liability and non-delegable duties. Adjin-Tettey, Elizabeth Nov 1, 2007 20590
Keeping it legal; small business In association with RBS DICKINSON DEES. Oct 2, 2007 413
La responsabilite de la societe de classification en droit maritime Canadien. Braen, Andre Sep 22, 2007 10061
Teachers must get extra reassurance. Sep 13, 2007 709
This Book Offers a Complete Statement of the Law and Practice Relating to Medical Negligence Cases. Aug 17, 2007 408
Pass this bill; Negligent contractors would face debarment, high fines. Editorial Aug 14, 2007 422
No common law right to sue for negligent credentialing--but. Tammelleo, A. David Aug 1, 2007 870
Proposed jury instruction on culpable negligence. Jul 1, 2007 487
FL: five-year delay in discipline action v. LPN: nurse failed to prove denial of due process. Tammelleo, A. David Case overview Jun 1, 2007 564
Pass new law to stop death like our son's. May 19, 2007 503
Katrina suit against U.S. government moves forward. Villa, Alba Lucero Apr 1, 2007 793
Land surveyor liability to third parties in Illinois: your client tells you that his land surveyor made a mistake in preparing the plat of survey on his home. What are the damages? To whom is the surveyor liable? Does the surveyor have any defenses? This article answers these and other questions concerning surveyor liability to third parties. Bales, Richard F. Mar 1, 2007 5210
Bracewell & Giuliani Prevails in Appellate Case for Energy Client. Feb 21, 2007 200
The law of falling objects: Byrne v. Boadle and the birth of res ipsa loquitur. Webb, G. Gregg Feb 1, 2007 22891
Governmental and institutional tort liability for quality of care in Canada. Hardcastle, Lorian Jan 1, 2007 15150
Fifth Circuit bars 'misleading' ford video evidence. Jablow, Valerie Nov 1, 2006 530
Consider juror emotions, politics in wrongful birth cases. Choper, Jessica Oct 1, 2006 736
Malice/gross negligence. Thornton, Russell G. Oct 1, 2006 1974
The CSI effect: forensic evidence and construction law. Schmeltz, Leigh Erin Sep 6, 2006 779
TX: malpractice alleged regarding pacemaker failure to supply 'Expert Report' dooms case. Tammalleo, A. David Sep 1, 2006 599
Rental car companies not immune from liability, Florida court holds. Sep 1, 2006 460
States aim to shield doctors and hospitals from emergency room claims. Jul 1, 2006 287
A chance at justice: some cases seem untouchable: brought by unsympathetic plaintiffs, ridiculed as frivolous, and faced down by a public conditioned to suspect injury claims. But sometimes all those considerations are drowned out by a cry for justice so loud it can't be ignored. Warriner, C. Calvin, III Jul 1, 2006 1391
Litigating fraud claims for franchisees: some powerful franchisors exaggerate or misrepresent the earnings potential of their businesses - often costing franchisees their life savings and their dignity. You can help these small-business victims of fraud. Haff, Jeff Jun 1, 2006 3791
NY: defendants fight plaintiff's discovery effort: were all records protected by 'peer review'? Tammelleo, A. David Apr 1, 2006 557
Love boat on troubled waters: cruise lines promise fun and romance and encourage partying aboard ship. When negligence or crime results in injury to passengers, what remedies does the law provide? Eriksen, Michael Mar 1, 2006 4874
Spear-tackles and sporting conspiracies: recent developments in tort liability for foul play. Anderson, Jack Jan 1, 2006 10764
Hurricane alters fall agenda on the Hill; dozens of bills introduced. Dec 1, 2005 411
Seven died but no charges brought. Oct 18, 2005 440
'No chance of corporate manslaughter charge'. Oct 18, 2005 673
'Totally insane law' beats manslaughter charges. Oct 18, 2005 431
Implanted defibrillators linked to patient deaths and injuries. Burtka, Allison Torres Oct 1, 2005 2254
Establish liability for dog attacks. Phillips, Kenneth Sep 1, 2005 207
Maryland appeals court extends negligent entrustment to pit bulls. Burtka, Allison Torres Jun 1, 2005 836
JDA disputes medical accountability draft law. Nov 21, 2004 1051
Appraisal standards and professional negligence claims. Sevelka, Tony Sep 22, 2004 12163
Warning--potential danger ahead! A business judge's starting list of yellow flags for the conscientious independent director. Strine, Leo E., Jr. Jun 22, 2004 3763
Is the all-American amusement park safe? Thousands of visitors are injured every year at amusement parks, but the industry remains largely unregulated. Injured people lawsuits ask, How much fun is too much? Vujasinovic, Vuk Stevan Jun 1, 2004 2959
Free your client from the liability release: purveyors of recreational activities say standard liability waivers shield them from negligence claims when customers are injured but courts don't always agree. Stritmatter, Paul L. Jun 1, 2004 3554
Who is to blame when bullying ends in death? Sileo, Carmel Jun 1, 2004 778
In emotional distress case, judge shows horse sense. Sileo, Carmel Jun 1, 2004 748
Liability for postsurgical infection: surgical wounds are prone to infections. Good medical care requires doctors and hospitals to adequately warn patients and to diagnose and treat infections properly when they occur. Viorst, Anthony May 1, 2004 1877
Foreseeable zone of risk: confusing foreseeability with duty in Florida negligence law. Drake, William N., Jr. Cover Story Apr 1, 2004 6620
Charterer's liabilities under the ship time charter. Nunes, Tony Mar 22, 2004 13854
Justice for abused foster children: suing state agencies as third parties under the Civil Rights Act can provide relief for children placed in harmful circumstances. Kubitschek, Carolyn A. Oct 1, 2003 4217
When every second counts: for those in urgent need of medical care, a few moments can mean the difference between life and death. Can providers of emergency medical services be held accountable for negligent conduct? The answer depends on state law and the facts of your client's case. Messerly, Chris May 1, 2003 3105
Negligent hiring, retention, and supervision: in the workplace, the past is prologue. Employers that haven't done their homework can be held liable for workers' violent acts. Ferguson, James Feb 1, 2003 2659
Watching the watchdogs: negligence, liability, and research ethics boards. Gold, Jennifer L. Jan 1, 2003 10514
When negligence leads to crime: many courts have expanded the potential liability of property owners, possessors, and managers for negligent security. Thorough case analysis means rounding up the usual suspects - and a few unusual ones. Schwartz, Edward S. Dec 1, 2002 4120
When bad houses make good cases: a homebuilder's shoddy work can render a house uninhabitable. Litigation can help homeowners transform a money pit into home sweet home. DeVore, Fred W., III Nov 1, 2002 3277
How to protect damages in federal tort cases: safeguard your clients' awards by knowing the pitfalls of Federal Tort Claims Act litigation. Higginbotham, Laurie M. Oct 1, 2002 2964
Hospitals, doctors may be liable for contractors' negligence. Jurand, Sara Hoffman Oct 1, 2002 856
The limited use of inferred negligence in medical cases. Thornton, Russell G. Apr 1, 2002 2193
Past as prologue assessing job candidates: By understanding the legal theory of negligent hiring, companies can avoid lawsuits. (Focus on Employment). Hunter, Robert Mar 1, 2002 2804
Liability of the commercial driver: negligent hiring meets the dangerous instrumentality doctrine. Latimer, Walter G. Feb 1, 2001 3979
When Bad Things Happen to Good Businesses. RAY, DAVID L. Oct 1, 2000 2992
Corporate liability standards: when should corporations be held criminally liable? Khanna, V.S. Sep 22, 2000 23677
The edges of physician liability. Thornton, Russell G. Jul 1, 2000 2588
Minimizing the risk of suits for improper care. WEINBERG, ANDREW D. Jun 1, 1999 1705
Survey of the states. Brizzolara, Margaret Cover Story May 1, 1996 4682
Guarding against liability. Feliton, John R.; Owen, David B. Sep 1, 1994 3559
Parking lot security. Anderson, Teresa Sep 1, 1994 674
Protecting schools and teachers from potential negligence cases. Bieber, Robert M. Mar 1, 1991 1845
The erosion of the privity doctrine. Sager, William H. Mar 1, 1991 1803

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