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  • Study: The poor and elderly are “silent victims” of the medical malpractice system Monday, January 6, 2014 � by jg

    Vanderbilt Law Review: Emory University School of Law associate professor Joanna Shepherd has conducted a study in which she found “many victims of medical malpractice do not file claims because they are unable to find attorneys willing to take their cases.” Tort reforms, including caps on damage awards for victims of medical negligence, have made […]

  • Protecting the rights of average Californians Thursday, February 18, 2010 � by jg

    Capitol Weekly: Consumer Attorneys of California president Christopher B. Dolan writes, “Those who play by the rules deserve protection from those who do not.”