Legal definition of liability
Medical Malpractice Legal Terminology


any legal responsibility, whether corporate or personal.

Liability also applies to alleged criminal acts in which the defendant may be responsible for his/her acts which constitute a crime, thus making him/her subject to conviction and punishment.
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Medical XpressUsing data from the National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB), a centralized database of paid malpractice claims that was created by Congress in 1986, physicians at Brigham and Women's Hospital analyzed the trends in paid medical malpractice claims for ... more »
OurQuadCities"Medical negligence cases are very very expensive," said Brad Lint, the Executive Director of the Iowa Association for Justice. "Limiting damages means that in many cases it will be economically impossible for people to bring the suits in the first ... more »
NewsOK.comOklahoma lawmakers are scrambling to determine whether a bill passed by the state Senate with the intent of limiting exposure of doctors to medical malpractice lawsuits could have the opposite result for many. Senate Bill 762 was written to help ... more »
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