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    • Thu, June 23, 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom

    "When Frivolous Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Go Too Far: Holding Attorneys and Experts Accountable"

    Join us for this Virtual Meeting 

    Thursday, June 23, 2022

    8:00 pm EDT/7:00 pm CDT/6:00 pm MST/5:00 pm PDT


    William P. Sullivan, DO, JD

    Attending Physician, St. Margaret's Hosp., Spring Valley, IL

    Clinical Instructor, Emergency Med., Midwestern Univ.

    Attorney at Law, Frankfort, IL

    Who should attend: Physicians, Dentists, other Health Care Professionals, and Attorneys representing Healthcare Professionals or Institutions.

    At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:  

      • Understand the bases for lawsuits
      • Understand legal requirements for attorneys
      • Understand legal requirements for experts
      • Review pertinent case law 
      • Discuss possible frivolous lawsuit countermeasures

        The American College of Legal Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

        The American College of Legal Medicine designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 hours - CME credits 1.0 hours category 1 credit. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.”

        In compliance with ACCME Accreditation Criteria, the American College of Legal Medicine, as the accredited provider of this activity, must ensure that anyone in a position to control the content of the educational activity has disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. All reported conflicts are managed by a designated official to ensure a bias-free presentation. This activity is being presented without bias or commercial support.

        The American College of Legal Medicine does not offer continuing legal education (CLE) credit for participation in this activity, although participants are free to attempt to obtain CLE credit from their state bars on an individual basis.


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