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Gordon & Doner's Scott Fischer Wins Nearly Million-Dollar Verdict With Scathing Close in Patient Fall Trial |VIDEO|

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 4, 2018 10:25:18 AM


Medical center guidelines often form the central legal battleground in cases against hospitals. The defense will use compliance with the guidelines as proof that treatment met appropriate standards, while the plaintiff must show the hospital violated its own protocol or those guidelines didn’t apply. In 2017, Gordon & Doner's Scott Fischer secured a nearly $1 million verdict in a patient fall trial with a closing that hammered the hospital's safety protocol. Harrison v. West Boca Medical Center.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Florida, Harrison v. West Boca Medical Center Inc.

AMFS Expert Analysis of the Testimony That Helped Key a $46M Med Mal Verdict |VIDEO|

Posted by Gary Gansar, MD, FACS, AMFS Senior Medical Director on May 2, 2018 11:24:54 AM


As part of its new partnership with American Medical Forensic Specialists, Dr. Gary Gansar analyzes testimony from Dr. Katharine Wenstrom, an expert on obstetrics, whose opinion played a key role in a nearly $46 million verdict for the family of a mother who suffered catastrophic brain damage in a post-partum collapse. The full analysis can be found at the AMFS site. You can watch extended video, along with the analysis, on CVN Essentials.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Trabue v. Atlanta Women's Specialists LLC, AMFS

$22M Verdict in Med Mal Case Overturned by Georgia Supreme Court

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Mar 8, 2018 2:16:16 PM

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Atlanta—The Georgia Supreme Court this week threw out a nearly $22 million verdict for the family of a woman who suffered fatal brain damage after the high court found the case’s jury instructions faulty.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Sterling Brown v. Southeastern Pain Specialists

CVN Georgia's Plaintiff's Attorney of 2017 Earned Honor With Verdict Topping $45M

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Dec 28, 2017 11:00:00 AM

CVN cameras covered a full lineup of blockbuster verdicts won by many of the top plaintiff’s attorneys in Georgia this year. The recipient of our 2017 Georgia Plaintiff’s Attorney of the Year honor spearheaded a $45 million-plus verdict in a catastrophic brain injury, med mal case.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Attorney of the Year

CVN Georgia's Defense Attorney of 2017 Earns Title With Pair of Major Med Mal Wins

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Dec 27, 2017 2:30:00 PM

Some of Georgia's best defense attorneys won high-stakes, CVN-covered trials throughout the state this year. However, CVN Georgia's 2017 Defense Attorney of the Year set himself apart with a pair of wins in medical malpractice cases this summer.  

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Georgia Attorney of the Year