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Med-Mal Plaintiff Sues for Negligent Credentialing (access required)

A Lynchburg Circuit Court says a plaintiff suing for medical malpractice by defendant physician also has stated a claim for negligent credentialing and privileging with allegations that he reasonably relied on defendant’s credentialing process and that such reliance caused him ...

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Store Employee Sued for Improper ‘Stacking’ (access required)

A Wal-Mart shopper who alleges she was injured when store merchandise fell onto her head and shoulders can sue Wal-Mart employees for alleged negligence in mishandling merchandise being stacked on store shelves; because the individual store employees are properly named, ...

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Dementia patient developed bedsore at assisted living facility – $350,000 Settlement (access required)

In April 2013, the 92-year-old decedent was admitted by his family into the defendant’s assisted living facility due to advanced dementia. The decedent was discharged from the facility in October 2013, the day after an unannounced inspection of the facility ...

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