Kentucky Tort Reform Update: The Certificate of Merit Act

Tort reform has been a hot-button issue in Kentucky for many years. The phrase “tort reform” refers generally to changes

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Does Saying “I’m Sorry” Help or Hurt You?

There was a time when physicians wouldn’t hesitate to explain why a bad outcome occurred and offer an apology to

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A Legislative Update and Review of the MRP Process

As soon as the 2018 session of the Kentucky General Assembly gaveled in on January 2, the legislature began to

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SB18: Peer Review Privilege & Medical Malpractice Actions

Great publicity surrounded the passage of SB4 during the recent legislative session of the Kentucky General Assembly—the bill that established

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Kentucky’s Informed Consent Law

A new opinion by the Kentucky Supreme Court has altered the application of informed consent in medical malpractice lawsuits in

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