Recently, there have been a slew of stories in the media highlighting instances involving sexual assault while a patient is under anesthesia or sedated. Many of these stories involve medical doctors, dentists, or anesthesiologists who committed these heinous crimes against their own patients. ... Continue Reading
As a general rule in Georgia, under the doctrine of respondeat superior, an employer is liable for injuries to another proximately resulting from the acts of an employee committed within the scope of his or her employment. ... Continue Reading
Generally, premises owners face liability for criminal violence on a property when it is reasonably foreseeable. This is because ... Continue Reading
he appraisal process provides a mechanism by which homeowners and insurance companies may quickly and relatively inexpensively resolve disputes ... Continue Reading
It is well known that "[w]here an owner or occupier of land, by express or implied invitation, induces or leads others to come ... Continue Reading
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