LEE, District Judge Focus: Federal Tort Claims Act
Violation Kristine Bunch spent 17 years in an Indiana prison based on a state conviction for the murder of her son.
Turners case, the surgical procedures used at the VA Hospital in West Haven, as well as the policies and procedures the VA uses under the Federal Tort Claims Act
, wrote Blumenthal to Missal.
Brigg's practice also involves defending cases involving automobile and trucking accidents, premises liability, products liability, construction litigation, school district and other governmental entities under the Mississippi Tort Claims Act
, and employment discrimination.
The article is intended as a primer for lawyers not familiar with Federal Tort Claims Act
medical malpractice cases.
Specific waivers of sovereign immunity chiefly fall under the Federal Tort Claims Act
and general waivers fall under the Tucker Act.
This is because the waiver of immunity in Georgia's State Tort Claims Act
does not apply to counties or municipalities.
verdict: The case was filed as a Federal Tort Claims Act
case because the ObGyn was employed by a federal clinic.
Modi based on the Alien Tort Claims Act
(ATCA) and the Torture Victim Protection Act (TVPA).
The civil case before a New York court seeks compensatory and punitive damages from Modi for crimes against humanity and extrajudicial killings under the Alien Tort Claims Act
and the Torture Victim Protection Act.
The case against Manmohan Singh was filed during September 2013 under the Alien Tort Claims Act
(ATCA) and Torture Victim Protection Act (TVPA).
William Dunlap, a law professor at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut, said the lawsuit against Zedillo was filed under the federal Alien Tort Claims Act
, which allows people alleging violations of international law to sue in the US, and the Torture Victims Protection Act, which allows damages for torture and illegal killings abroad.
Activists can use the US judicial system and the Alien Tort Claims Act
to shame all sorts of multinational corporations from cooperating with authoritarian governments that violate international law.