Saturday, July 11, 2009

AZ: Gov Signs Bill Raising Burden of Proof for ER Physicians

Yesterday, Gov. Jan Brewer signed a bill into law requiring plaintiffs to prove malpractice against ER physicians by clear-and-convincing evidence.  The new law takes effect on September 30th.  Forbes.com has a brief story here.

--CJR

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