The Stark law is a strict liability, civil
law that prohibits a physician from referring a 'designated health services' to an entity with which there is a financial relationship.
Hausfeld LLP is a global claimants' law firm providing litigation services in the areas of antitrust/competition law, human rights violations, product liability, civil
rights, sports and entertainment, securities fraud, and consumer protection.
In a plea agreement, AstraZeneca also settled, without admitting liability, civil
claims that it bribed doctors to buy Zoladex and for improperly setting and reporting its price.
The author next traces the expansion of litigation in products liability, civil
rights law, due process, environmental law, and constitutional law.
Chapters cover such topics as legal liability, civil
liability under COBRA, and emergency injuries by category, including chest pain, vascular injuries, respiratory injuries, gastrointestinal injuries, head and spinal cord injuries, pediatric, obstetrical and gynecological, musculoskeletal, and burn emergencies.
It emphasizes the liability problems common to security operations, including negligence and tortious liability, civil
actions frequently litigated, and strategies to avoid legal actions that affect business efficiency.