Defense Practice Update Newsletter

Summer 2020 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Summer 2020 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Understanding Telehealth and Related Malpractice Considerations in a Covid-19 World" by Rosaleen McCrory and Michelle Frankel "The...

Spring 2020 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Spring 2020 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Impact of New Jersey Appellate Court Ruling Precluding the Introduction of Informed Consent Evidence At Trial" by  Michael Sonkin and...

Fall 2019 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Fall 2019 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Effectively Using Sub-Specialists as Expert Witnesses in a Summary Judgment Motion" by Rosaleen McCrory and Thomas Kroczynski "Discovery...

Spring 2019 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Spring 2019 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "The Continuous Treatment Doctrine Set Forth CPLR §214-A Not Applicable Where a Patient is Seen for a Reason Other Than Treatment...

Fall 2018 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Fall 2018 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "New York State Adopts Advanced Home Health Aides Law" by Karen Corbett and Maria Stavrakis "New York Count Supreme Court Grants Summary...

Summer 2018 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Summer 2018 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "The Negligent Plaintiff:  A Look at the Court of Appeals’ April 3, 2018 decision in Rodriguez v. City of New York" by Michael Sonkin...

Spring 2018 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Spring 2018 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Continuous Treatment Doctrine Application in Dental Malpractice Cases" by Karen Corbett and Michelle Frankel "Gomez v. Cabatic:...

Fall 2017 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Fall 2017 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "New York’s Paid Family Leave Law: What Employers Should Know and how to Prepare" "Metadata and Medical Malpractice" by Nancy Block and...

Spring/Summer 2017 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Spring/Summer 2017 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Potential Increased Exposure for Failing to Follow DNR Orders in New Jersey" by Nancy Block and Nicole Barresi "Using Pathology...

Fall 2016 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Fall 2016 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "The Unavoidable Defense in Pressure Ulcer Cases" by Rosaleen McCrory, Yuko Ann Nakahara and Karen Corbett "Prepare Your Facility for Deaf...

Spring 2009 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Spring 2009 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "The American with Disabilities Act amendments Act 2008: Closing the Gap Between State and Federal Law" by Steven Berlin and Adam Guttell "Liability Exposure in the Practice of Sports Medicine" "Trial...

Fall 2008 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Fall 2008 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "The High Stakes of HMO Billing Audits" by Peter Crean and Thomas Mobilia "The NJ Supreme Court Religious Hostile Work" "Early and Effective Steps to take in Defending Against Liability Claims" "Liability for...

Summer 2007 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Summer 2007 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Best Opportunity for Favorable Outcome in OPMC Investigation" by Peter Crean and Thomas Mobilia "Keeping “Junk Medicine Out of the Courtroom" by Joseph DeMarzo and Ellen Fishman "Civil Unions in the...

Fall 2006 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Fall 2006 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "The Litigation of an Informed Consent Claim: Substance beyond the Written Form" by Ellen Fishman "U.S. Supreme Court Sets Standard for Workplace Retaliation Claims" Click here to read.

Fall 2005 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Fall 2005 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Recent Cases Show Why Everyone Needs of Health Care Proxy" by Peter Crean and Ellen Fishman "U.S. Supreme Court Partially Closes Door to Age Discrimination Claims in New York and New Jersey" "Appellate...

Winter 2004 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Winter 2004 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "The Frye Test: Has “Junk Medicine” Met it’s Match?" by Peter Crean and Ellen Fishman "Courtroom Experience: An Insider’s View" by Jeff Lawton "Courts Impose Sanctions for Loss of Hospital and Medical...

Spring 2004 Defense Practice Update

MCB’s Spring 2004 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Expanded Liability of Health Care Systems" by Anthony Sola and Ellen Fishman "The Changing Face in Lawsuits Against Nursing Homes: Has the Burden of Proof Shifter?" by Joseph DeMarzo and Dana Falconieri...

Fall 2003 Defense Practice Update

MCB's Fall 2003 Newsletter Features the Following Articles: "Surveillance: A Questionable Defense" "Courtroom Experience: An Insider’s..." "DCM: Moving Cases Along More Rapidly Than Ever" Click here to read.  

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