Healthcare Liability Smorgasbord Poses Challenge

September 5, 2006 Published Work
This article is reprinted with permission from the July 2006 edition of THE CONNECTICUT LAW TRIBUNE. © 2006 ALM Properties, Inc.

Health care providers often face three related, yet distinct, claims in court: medical malpractice, informed consent, and battery. Lawyers and their clients, whether plaintiffs or defendants, must consider the differences among these causes of action at every stage of a case, from complaint to trial.