Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The John Marshall Law School
Friday, May 1, 2009
Nevada considering eliminating caps on medical malpractice claims?
Apparently an outbreak of hepatitis C caused by a hospital’s practice of reusing syringes may casuse the Nevada legislature to re-think tort reform. Specifically, the Nevada legislature may revoke a cap on non-economic damages passed in 2004 as part of the “Keep Our Doctors in Nevada (KODIN) Act.” For more of the story go here.