The Resource Medical Malpractice Liability Reform : Legal Issues and 50-State Surveys of Caps on Noneconomic and Punitive Damages and of Punitive Damages Burden of Proof Standards, (electronic resource)

Medical Malpractice Liability Reform : Legal Issues and 50-State Surveys of Caps on Noneconomic and Punitive Damages and of Punitive Damages Burden of Proof Standards, (electronic resource)

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Medical Malpractice Liability Reform : Legal Issues and 50-State Surveys of Caps on Noneconomic and Punitive Damages and of Punitive Damages Burden of Proof Standards
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Medical Malpractice Liability Reform
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Legal Issues and 50-State Surveys of Caps on Noneconomic and Punitive Damages and of Punitive Damages Burden of Proof Standards
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Language
eng
Summary
Describes and analyzes pros and cons of medical malpractice liability reform proposals. Covers caps on noneconomic and punitive damages awarded to plaintiffs, limitation of joint and several liability in health care lawsuits, abolition of the collateral source rule, limitations on lawyers' contingent fees, creation of a Federal statute of limitations, and processes for periodic repayment of damages in medical malpractice suits. Summarizes State caps on punitive and noneconomic damages in medical malpractice suits
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non fiction
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  • State governments
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Medical Malpractice Liability Reform : Legal Issues and 50-State Surveys of Caps on Noneconomic and Punitive Damages and of Punitive Damages Burden of Proof Standards, (electronic resource)
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CRS Report
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mixed
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black and white
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unknown
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36 p.
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one file format
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electronic
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mixed
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digital, PDF file.
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preservation
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Medical Malpractice Liability Reform : Legal Issues and 50-State Surveys of Caps on Noneconomic and Punitive Damages and of Punitive Damages Burden of Proof Standards, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
CRS Report
Antecedent source
mixed
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
36 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
mixed
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Quality assurance targets
present
Reformatting quality
preservation
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
crdc20111763
System details
System requirements: PDF reader software

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