On this edition of Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen welcomes colleague, Doug Merritt, out of the San Francisco Bay Area office and guest, Attorney Jeffrey S. Mitchell, partner with the firm, Bostwick, Peterson & Mitchell LLP, to talk about the latest on California’s landmark medical malpractice and liability laws. Jeff discusses the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA) and California’s current political climate, the defense and plaintiff perspective of medical malpractice cases and how structured settlements have impacted his clients.
California’s Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA), contingency fees and binding arbitration are just a few of the issues facing California’s consumer attorneys. Join Ringler Radio host, Larry Cohen and co-host Chad Weinstein as they discuss these important topics and their real life effects, with Attorney Ray Boucher, President Elect of Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) and partner at Kiesel Boucher & Larson, LLP. We’ll also discuss the history and role of the CAOC and their continuing fight for consumers’ rights.