• The Medical Malpractice Crisis and the Issue of Caps on Damages
  • April 26, 2010 | Authors: Peter E. Mueller; Michael B. Oropollo
  • Law Firm: Harwood Lloyd, LLC - Hackensack Office
  • The current battle over the cost of medical malpractice insurance pits doctors and malpractice insurers against patients' rights groups and the plaintiff's bar -- groups that agree on little. This article attempts to set forth the positions of physicians and lawyers (who prosecute medical malpractice cases) on the issue of capping non-economic damages.