Thursday, January 31, 2013

Select Tort Reform Summary State by State Since 1986

An article published on Need to Know on PBS on changes to the medical malpractice system, included a table that summarized selected tort reforms enacted since 1986 and which states have enacted them. The reforms that it included are:
  • Modify Joint-and-Several Liability
  • Modify the Collateral-Source Rule
  • Limit Noneconomic Damages
  • Limit Punitive Damages
Click here to read the article and view the table: Prescriptive policies for medical malpractice.

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