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Fox TV Psychiatrist Ablow Denies Patients’ Sexual Harassment Claims

Two more patients of Dr. Keith Ablow have filed lawsuits against the renowned Massachusetts psychiatrist alleging he pressured them into sexual relationships. The Boston Globe reports that the medical malpractice lawsuits filed last Thursday allege Ablow lured the women he …

Drug Addicts Can Sue Pharmacies, Doctors: West Virginia Supreme Court

Pharmacies and doctors who negligently prescribed pain medication can be sued for enabling people’s addictions, the West Virginia Supreme Court ruled. The ruling involved 29 people who were patients of Mingo County’s Mountain Medical Center. Most sought treatment for job-related …

PPIC ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL CLAIMS ATTORNEY

Ryan Bailey, JD,has accepted a position as claims attorney at Preferred Professional Insurance Company, an Omaha-based Catholic-owned medical liability insurance firm. Bailey came to PPIC from Fidelity National Title Group. Bailey’s primary responsibilities with PPIC will be investigating and evaluating …