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Unfair bank? A new set of rules to help you sue

Money Talk by Marc GanderConsumer Action Group

For the past three years, bank customers in the UK have had an excellent set of legal powers to tackle their banks if they think they have been treated unfairly. 56 more words


Neurosurgeon forgets left from right in operation

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A suburban St. Louis health care company is parting ways with a neurosurgeon who operated on the wrong side of a woman’s brain last year. 104 more words

National / World

RBS in the dock over claims it misled select committee

James Hurley

Last updated at 12:01AM, July 23 2014

Royal Bank of Scotland has been heavily criticised for misleading MPs over its contentious division for struggling businesses. 131 more words


First, Do No Harm

“Can’t a person just die anymore?” na├»vely asked the infirm old woman as they wheeled her in.
“You are obviously ill,” declared her doctor.
“You are a danger to yourself,” pronounced the consulted psychiatrist. 190 more words


Medical Malpractice Case Settles for $17 Million

A suburban Chicago man has accepted a $17 million settlement in a brain injury medical malpractice case. Alexander Williams of Harvey, Illinois alleged that he suffered serious brain injuries after medical personnel at the University of Chicago Medical Center failed to diagnose an infection when Williams was treated there in 2003. 113 more words

Lawyer fees

A good rule of thumb for attorneys is to “look for a phone number”, or damages worth seven figures.


Tip: Protest a Dentist - It's your Right

Feeling exhausted with the old rigmarole of trying to get some relief and acknowledgement from your dental malpractice fiasco?

Well don’t just sit there! Grab some markers and some paper…maybe a little glitter…and make a picket sign! 106 more words