What is a Medical Malpractice Claim?

What is a Medical Malpractice Claim?

Medical malpractice is when a patient has been harmed because their treating medical provider was negligent.  There are many different types of claims and they can include the following:   Wrongful Death – occurs when a patient dies as a direct result of the...
What are Compensatory Damages?

What are Compensatory Damages?

Civil lawsuit plaintiffs typically receive two types of damages; punitive damages that punish a defendant’s wrongdoing or compensatory damages that seek to make a victim “whole” again after an accident. Every state has different laws concerning punitive damages, their...