TITLE

US insurance helps MDs counter frivolous suits

AUTHOR(S)
Korcok, Milan
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/30/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 9, p1197
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
6567585

 

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