Professional Malpractice News and Stories
Ask the taxgirl: Self-employment Tax
ForbesDecember 10, 2011
Self-employment tax, sometimes called SE tax, is a tax consisting of Social Security and Medicare taxes for those who work for themselves. It's the equivalent of the total of Social Security and Medicare taxes, sometimes called FICA taxes, ...more »
Ohio Court: Lack of Informed Consent Requires Expert Testimony
Insurance JournalDecember 13, 2011
A medical malpractice claim alleging lack of informed consent requires expert medical testimony to establish harm, Ohio's high court has ruled. In a case arising from a medical malpractice suit filed by Robert and Mary White against Dr. Warren Leimbach ...more »
Ethicists say 'Admit Fault'; Lawyer responds: 'No Way'
Diagnostic ImagingDecember 1, 2011
On the other is legal thinking, forced into the radiologist's consciousness through the unremitting threat of malpractice suits. Legal argumentation is inherently biased, Berlin explained, purposefully ignoring information contrary to one's own ...more »
Group of 12 Former NFL Players Brings Fresh Lawsuit Against League for ...
MarketWatch (press release)December 5, 2011
Note: Seeger Weiss LLP is one of nation's leading trial law firms handling complex individual, mass and class action litigation on behalf of consumers, investors and injured persons. The firm, with offices in New York, Philadelphia, Newark and Los ...more »