Ann W. Latner, JD

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Voiding a Noncompete Clause

Voiding a Noncompete Clause

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A clinician attempts to void a restrictive noncompete clause that she had signed before beginning her current job as an NP.

A patient is mistakenly told he is dying

A patient is mistakenly told he is dying

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A clinician shares a patient's incorrect diagnosis with another government agency.

Sexual harassment at work

Sexual harassment at work

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A nurse in a VA facility files a complaint against a clinician, which ends with a criminal conviction.

Should a "do not resuscitate" tattoo on an unconscious patient be honored?

Should a "do not resuscitate" tattoo on an unconscious patient be honored?

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A patient presented with COPD, diabetes, and atrial fibrillation and was found to have a large tattoo across his chest reading, "DO NOT RESUSCITATE," followed by his signature.

A dosage change over the phone

A dosage change over the phone

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A clinician makes a dosage change for a patient during a telephone call, which leads to a lawsuit.

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