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Settling Into Defeat: Is an Unhealthy Aversion to Risk Keeping Insurers from Punching Back in Court?

In an industry that is built on the calculus of risk, are we calculating risk correctly?

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With General Assembly Inaction, Pit Bulls Remain “Inherently Dangerous”

The Maryland General Assembly concluded its recent regular session without action on legislation to modify the Court of Appeals’ decision in Tracey v. Solesky holding that pit bulls are “inherently dangerous.”

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Civil Liability of Disgraced Day Care Workers

Two day care workers recently pleaded guilty to criminal charges after forcing two of their toddler-aged students to engage in a fistfight.  Could they be held civilly liable for their actions?

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The Limited Duty of Informed Consent

Earlier this month, a federal trial judge ruled that a hospital and surgery center could not be held liable for a surgeon’s alleged failure to obtain a patient’s informed consent prior to surgery.

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Upon Further Review: A Penalty on Maryland Sports, or Reasonable Compensation?

Debates over University of Maryland’s controversial decision to leave the Atlantic Coast Conference for the Big Ten were inflamed once news spread that UMD is now contractually obligated to pay a $52 million “exit fee” to the ACC.  But is it?

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