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Surgeon fails to establish defamation claims

Did the defendant’s report about a medical survey damage the plaintiff’s reputation as a surgeon≠ Did the PrimeTime Live broadcast include defamatory statements or gross irresponsibility in regard to plaintiff’s scores on the Department of Health published “scorecard” rating hospitals ...

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Bill to close intellectual property laws loophole

The Intellectual Property Protection Restoration Act of 2002 was introduced to Congress by Senators Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Sam Brownback (R-KS) to stop states from evading liability for infringing intellectual property rights by asserting 11th Amendment immunity.The 11th Amendment proclaims ...

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Surgeon fails to establish defamation claims (9028)

Did the defendant’s report about a medical survey damage the plaintiff’s reputation as a surgeon≠ Did the PrimeTime Live broadcast include defamatory statements or gross irresponsibility in regard to plaintiff’s scores on the Department of Health published “scorecard” rating hospitals ...

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Fourth Dept. grievance issues summarized

The following are digests of fact patterns that resulted in the issuance of Letters of Caution and Admonition from the Grievance Committees of the Fourth Judicial Department during the period from September 1, 2001, to December 31, 2001. The digests ...

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