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Chris Nace

The BP Oil Spill Disaster, Government Regulation and the Civil Justice System

We keep learning more and more details about the BP Oil Spill disaster and why it didn’t have to happen. In fact, even a BP partner has now come forwarded and blamed BP for reckless decisions….

Chris Nace

Consumers Lose No Matter Who Wins Tonights BCS Championship

Many of us will be watching the BCS National Championship football game tonight. Or, more precisely, the 2010 Citi BCS National Championship Game. As noted by the Huffington Post this…

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Public Justice Announces 2009 Trial Lawyers of the Year

There’s a great organization that I’m a member of called Public Justice. Public Justice is America’s public interest law firm; that is, unlike many public interest legal organizations, Public…

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New Report Shows Malpractice Costs Irrelevant to Health Care Costs

A new report has shown the cost of medical malpractice lawsuits is insignificant to the total cost of health care. As detailed in the report, the total share of malpractice costs was less than 1% of…

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Information Regarding the Washington Metro Accident

As someone who rides the Metro Red Line to and from work most days, today’s crash was a chilling reminder of how vulnerable we are and how no matter how safe we act, some things are out of our…

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Raptiva Voluntarily Withdrawn from Market

The FDA issued a statement that Raptiva was being voluntarily withdrawn from the market by its manufacturer Genentech.
Raptiva is a once weekly injection for adults with moderate to severe plaque…

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Essential Information Regarding Birth Injuries

Birth injuries are often some of the most devastating injuries a family can encounter. Frequently though, families are confused by the cause of an injury and this may cause them to lose a cause of…

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Plaintiff’s Attorney Plays Prominent Role in Changeling

Last night I watched Angelina Jolie and John Malkovich in Changeling. I didn’t know anything about the movie when I sat down to watch it, other than that a little boy goes missing and the police…

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Have You Been the Victim of Mortgage Fraud?

If you are sitting at home trying to figure out how to save your home from the black hole of our current economy, you may want to take a minute to think about how you got in this situation in the…

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Pennsylvania Finding Tort Reform Balancing Act not What was Proposed

Tort reform is often offered as a solution to the problem of growing malpractice insurance rates for doctors, and as a solution to a given state’s doctor’s exodus. However, after 30 years of tort…