TALLAHASSEE — In a decision that was 4-3, the court has overturned the dismissal of a case involving a young woman who died days after giving birth to a stillborn child.
PENSACOLA — A lawsuit was filed in the Northern District of Florida, Pensacola Division, on Sept. 11 against Global CT & PET Imaging and Rod D. Martin of Destin.
CLEARWATER — A surviving son is suing a St. Petersburg nursing facility, alleging negligent supervision of his mother.
CLEARWATER — A daughter is suing St. Peterburg nursing facilities, alleging negligent supervision in the care of her father.
PHILADELPHIA – Americans from all over the country have traditionally flocked to Philadelphia courts, to the point their plaintiff-friendly reputation has resulted in a “Judicial Hellhole" designation, and now plaintiffs are coming from other countries to seek their day in court.
ORLANDO — A patient is suing Orange County health care practitioners, alleging negligence and vicarious liability.
ORLANDO — A patient is suing nursing facility operators, alleging negligence and poor care.
CLEARWATER — A family member is suing a Pinellas County assisted living facility, alleging breach of duty, negligence and wrongful discharge.
Lawsuit over psychiatric patient attack does not qualify as medical malpractice, appellate court rules
Jackson Memorial Hospital cannot dodge a negligence lawsuit brought by a man beaten at the hand of another patient.
Florida's legislation expanding immunity for certain doctors and institutions from medical malpractice lawsuits does not violate the state constitution, an appellate court ruled on Aug. 1.
CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County resident is suing a nursing home, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and loss of consortium.
Medical companies seek to have the product liability case moved to U.S. DIstrict Court in Fort Lauderdale.
Novartis granted summary judgment on stroke victim's request for punitive damages in leukemia drug case
WEST PALM BEACH – The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida recently granted a partial summary judgment in favor of a pharmaceutical company in case involving a patient who suffered a stroke after taking the company's prescription drug.
Electronic medical records are a challenging component for attorneys who are not trained in understanding the intricacies of these documents.