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Noble Rejects Ex-CEO's Lawsuit, Saying He Planned Rival With BTG
Thursday March 05th 2015, 12:31 am Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Leiman solicited 23 employees to join the Brazilian bank while on a $350,000-a-year advisory contract with Noble, the Hong Kong-based trader said in Singapore High Court papers detailing earlier claims. He was hired by BTG in October 2012. Noble, which last week reported its first quarterly loss in more than three years, said employees including its former chief operating officer and chief risk ... [News Source]

Missouri House endorses lawsuit caps for medical malpractice
Wednesday March 04th 2015, 6:19 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The Missouri House gave initial approval Wednesday to a bill to reinstate limits on how much juries can award in noneconomic damages in medical malpractice cases against health care providers. Supporters ... [News Source]

Lawsuit claiming kickbacks at county-owned hospital dismissed
Wednesday March 04th 2015, 12:04 am Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit against Citizens Medical Center. Drs. Dakshesh Kumar Parikh's, Harish Chandna's and Ajay Gaalla's case against the county-owned hospital can be reinstated within 90 days if they wish though, according to an order federal Judge Gregg Costa signed Feb. 27. [News Source]

Family of California girl left brain dead after tonsillectomy sues hospital
Tuesday March 03rd 2015, 8:11 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The family of a Northern California girl who made national headlines when she was declared brain dead after a tonsillectomy to correct sleep apnea sued the surgeon and hospital on Tuesday, alleging medical malpractice. Jahi McMath, who was 13 when she suffered cardiac arrest in December 2013 following the surgery, remains on a ventilator in New Jersey at ... [News Source]

Email issue revives old questions about Clintons
Tuesday March 03rd 2015, 6:04 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Hillary Rodham Clinton is facing a new set of questions about ethics and transparency - the sort that have dogged her and husband Bill for decades. [News Source]

Civil rights landmark bridge is named for reputed KKK leader
Tuesday March 03rd 2015, 5:50 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

When the nation's first black president steps onto the Edmund Pettus Bridge to honor the marchers beaten there 50 years ago, he'll be standing on a structure that's at once synonymous with the civil rights... [News Source]

Family of girl declared brain-dead sues California hospital
Tuesday March 03rd 2015, 5:42 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The family of a 13-year-old girl who was declared brain-dead after her sleep apnea operation went awry filed a medical malpractice lawsuit on Tuesday detailing the emotional, chaotic hospital drama that included a court battle over ending life support. [News Source]