Sep 9, 2020, 10:45 AM
PAMED Joins Amicus Brief to Keep Corporate Protections in Place for Health Care Entities
Get details on the potential impact on doctors, their staff, and patients if the Pa. Supreme Court adopts the plaintiff's theories.
Aug 5, 2020, 09:43 AM
Pa. Superior Court Says Use of Medical Treatise Book Is Hearsay Evidence, Overturns $40M Plaintiff Verdict
The Superior Court concluded that it was improper for the plaintiffs to read text from a textbook to support their claims of negligence.
Jul 23, 2020, 16:20 PM
Pa. Supreme Court Rules Duty to Warn Extended to Neighbors of Assailant
The case examined the extent to which mental health professionals must warn third parties when a patient makes threats of serious bodily injury.
Jul 17, 2020, 12:05 PM
Coalition Files Amicus Brief in Medical Liability Venue Case
PAMED participated in the brief which was filed in support of the existing venue rule for medical professional liability actions.
Jun 18, 2020, 16:17 PM
Pa. Supreme Court Rules County Cannot Prohibit Medical Marijuana Use by Parolees
In a ruling issued on June 18, 2020, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has unanimously held that a commonwealth county cannot enact policy prohibiting the use of medical marijuana by individuals under court supervision.