Monthly Archives: October 2010

The Doctors Company Completes Acquisition of American Physicians Capital, Inc.

The Doctors Company completed its acquisition of AP Capital, a Midwest provider of medical professional liability insurance. This move positions California-headquartered The Doctors Company to increase its competition in the Midwest. Continue reading

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Tort Reform Proponents use attack ads target Illinois Supreme Court justice

side note: Politics at its lowest are at play in Illinois. Special interest groups looking to remove Justice Kilbride for his recent ruling that declared Illinois tort reforms unconstitutional, are using negative, questionable attack ads that question his toughness on … Continue reading

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Mediation Now Mandatory in Connecticut Medical Malpractice Cases

Connecticut recently enacted a law requiring those in a medical malpractice lawsuit attend at least one session of mandatory mediation prior to moving forward with the action. Continue reading

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