The Medical Professional Liability Association is the insurance trade association representing domestic and international medical professional liability (MPL) insurance companies, risk retention groups, captives, trusts, and other entities.
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Inside Medical Liability Magazine
FIRST QUARTER 2019

Cover Story

Mega-verdicts on the rise—what’s driving this trend?

Also:
  • Why improvements in care of preterm infants have led to more claims
  • Nursing homes and physicians—it’s complicated
  • How to show an MPL juror to think like a scientist
  • Table of Contents

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Unleash the Power of MPL Action in the States

Do you need to promote an important state bill, or defeat harmful legislation? Looking for a new way to reach out to your state legislators? The Association’s grassroots advocacy program, MPL Action, is available to members seeking to launch grassroots advocacy campaigns on critical state legislation. For more information, contact the Government Relations Department.

MPL Association Infographic: Defense Costs

According to the MPL Association Data Sharing Project, $1.8 billion was spent for the defense of MPL claims and lawsuits from 2008-2017. The average cost was $52,012. Seventy-four percent of the claims and lawsuits were resolved with no indemnity payment, but cost an average of $41,209 to defend. Learn more!

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