Malpractice a case study; Del. lawyers, doctors split over ‘affidavits of merit’

“Since October 2003, any person claiming to be the victim of medical negligence must submit an affidavit from a qualified medical expert stating that there are reasonable grounds to believe that a defendant has been negligent.”

This seems to be working in reducing the amount of frivolous lawsuits in Delaware.

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