Radiology Firing Line Episode 32: Medicine and Law
How did America become so litigious?
Walter Olson is a senior fellow at the Cato Institute and a scholar on the American legal system. He has written extensively about tort reform and the rise of litigation. He is founder of overlawyered.com. Saurabh Jha discusses the origins of the tort explosion in the US, medical malpractice and tort reform.
- History of Law in America
- Big Pharma and Law: Similarities and Differences
- Ambulance Chasing
- What if Doctors were paid Contingency Fees?
- Tort Reform
- Cultural Differences in Malpractice Law
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