January 11, 2011

To Err is Human, But This is Something Else

In November 1999, the Institute of Medicine (IOM), a branch of the National Academy of Sciences, published a study declaring that a threshold improvement in the […]
September 1, 2010

The Relevance of Never Events in Medical Malpractice Litigation

Excerpted from “Never Events in Medical Malpractice Litigation,” September 2010, Vol. 27, No.126. Medical Malpractice Law & Strategy. By John Ratkowitz and Robert Sanfilipo The National […]
March 1, 2010
Surgical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Trials: Winning The Morality Play in the Battle of the Experts

Trials involve a search for truth and a morality play. During press conferences John Warner, Esq., lead counsel for Microsoft in the antitrust case United States […]
March 28, 2006

H.R. 5 – The Protecting Access to Healthcare (PATH) Act – The Health Care Industry’s Latest Attempt to Avoid the Financial Consequences of Epidemic Levels of Malpractice.

On Thursday, March 22, 2012, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5, the Protecting Access to Healthcare (PATH) Act, a bill originally introduced by Representative Phil […]