The court must order that any future economic damages in excess of $250,000 be made as periodic payments upon request from any party. The court may require security and must deduct collateral benefits.
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
Additional Medical Malpractice Articles
- Attorneys' Fees
- Contributory Or Comparative Negligence
- Collateral Source Rule
- Damage Caps
- Expert Testimony
- Joint And Several Liability
- Patient Compensation Funds And Physician Insurance
- Pre-Judgment Interest
- Statutes Of Limitations
- Vicarious Liability