US insurance helps MDs counter frivolous suits

Korcok, Milan
April 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/30/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 9, p1197
Academic Journal
Reports on the creation of an insurance policy designed to help physicians hit back at lawyers who launch frivolous lawsuits by a Florida-based legal services firm, US Legal Services. Role of Dr. Jeffrey Segal in developing Medical Justice; How the policy works; Why the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) discourages countersuits.


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