What are medical malpractice caps?

When a patient sues a medical provider for malpractice, he/she usually hopes to get money damages to compensate them for their injury. There are generally two classes of damages: economic damages and noneconomic damages. Economic damages refer to specific costs the...

Are medical malpractice awards taxable?

In general, compensation received from your medical malpractice settlement or jury award is not taxable; however, some exceptions may apply. Money received through your bodily injury settlement or jury verdict is typically not taxable because the settlement or jury...