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Memory care facility asks Texas Supreme Court to declare a dog bite claim protected by medical malpractice tort reform law

Memory care facility asks Texas Supreme Court to declare a dog bite claim protected by medical malpractice tort reform law

After losing at the trial court and Houston court of appeals, Alzheimer's care facility takes one last bite at the tort reform apple

Texas Supreme Court: Facilities don't have to produce policies and procedures before medical malpractice plaintiffs serve an expert report

Texas Supreme Court: Facilities don't have to produce policies and procedures before medical malpractice plaintiffs serve an expert report

There's a discovery stay provision in the health care liability tort reform statute

Cancer misdiagnosis case shows how statute of limitations works in Texas medical malpractice claims

Cancer misdiagnosis case shows how statute of limitations works in Texas medical malpractice claims

When the date of negligence is known, that's when statute of limitations starts running

Texas medical malpractice tort reform restrictions apply to events that occur after a patient's death

Texas medical malpractice tort reform restrictions apply to events that occur after a patient's death

Texas Medical Liability Act covers administrative services

Texas court finds nurse practitioner unqualified to provide expert causation testimony involving nursing care

Texas court finds nurse practitioner unqualified to provide expert causation testimony involving nursing care

Texas law is clear that only physicians are qualified to render expert opinions regarding proximate cause

Texas courts can consider absent or missing medical records when determining expert report sufficiency

Texas courts can consider absent or missing medical records when determining expert report sufficiency

Medical record problems are increasingly common

What happens to a Texas medical malpractice claim when a defendant's insurance company is declared insolvent?

What happens to a Texas medical malpractice claim when a defendant's insurance company is declared insolvent?

Appellate court addresses interplay of Insurance Code and tort reform expert requirement

Texas certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA) loses legal challenge against physician experts

Texas certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA) loses legal challenge against physician experts

CRNA note for epidural anesthesia placement catheter was missing from the medical record

Houston court of appeals dismisses Pseudomonas infant death case

Houston court of appeals dismisses Pseudomonas infant death case

Texas tort reform requirements require attentive experts and experienced medical malpractice attorneys

Texarkana Court of Appeals rules that juvenile operating room behavior is a health care liability claim protected by Texas tort reform

Texarkana Court of Appeals rules that juvenile operating room behavior is a health care liability claim protected by Texas tort reform

Nursing staff painted male patient's toenails, placed an unnecessary diaper and colostomy bag