Thursday, June 20, 2013

FL SC Invalidates Arbitration Agreement Between Doctor and Patient

Today the Florida Supreme Court invalidates a contract between a doctor and patient, signed prior to treatment, which required arbitration and set a damages limit (of $250,000) lower than the damages cap set by the Florida legislature.  The opinion (pdf) is here:  Download Florida SC medical malpractice arbitration

--CJR

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