Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma Mesothelioma Definition: An asbestos related cancer that affects the lining of the chest and is often fatal.

Mesothelioma: An asbestos related cancer that affects the lining of the chest and is often fatal.


Mesothelioma - Frequently Asked Questions

Are There Limitations on Damages In Florida Medical Malpractice Cases?
23 jul
Are There Limitations on Damages In Florida Medical Malpractice Cases?

There are no limitations on damages in Florida medical malpractice cases. The state no longer places damage caps on the compensation claimants can receive in medical malpractice claims. Caps previously in place ranged from $150,000 up to $1,500,000 based on the type of injury sustained and the type of defendant—for instance, a doctor, hospital, or

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Do Most Medical Malpractice Cases Go to Trial?
18 apr
Do Most Medical Malpractice Cases Go to Trial?

According to Business Insurance report, of the hundreds of lawsuits filed every year, only about half of medical malpractice cases go to trial. Fewer than 5 percent end in a verdict. Over 95 percent of medical malpractice claims result in out-of-court settlements. Hospitals and doctors are often eager to settle to avoid the potential of facing

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Mesothelioma - News Articles

Suspended Washington State Naturopath Physician Allegedly Continues Practice
22 jun
Suspended Washington State Naturopath Physician Allegedly Continues Practice

Suspended Washington State Naturopath Physician Allegedly Continues Practice In October 2012, Brian Hirsh contacted Lucinda Messer, while searching to find an alternative treatment option for his colon cancer. Messer admitted Hirsh in to the Goddess Sanctuary, her former naturopathy retreat that was located in Kirkland, WA. But Hirsh’s estate claims that he entered on false

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17 oct
New York State Settles Medical Malpractice Lawsuit; Agrees to Pay Abdusalamov Family $22 Million

New York State Settles Medical Malpractice Lawsuit; Agrees to Pay Abdusalamov Family $22 Million Magomed Abdusalamov, formerly a professional boxer from the Republic of Dagestan, was undefeated entering his last fight on November 2, 2013. The match was held in the Theater at Madison Square Garden, located in midtown Manhattan, before thousands of spectators. The

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