What doctors can learn from my client's $480k defamation case
Earlier this month, the NSW Supreme Court awarded my client, orthopaedic surgeon Dr Munjed Al Muderis, $480k in damages after he was defamed by a former patient.
The headline-grabbing case started seven years ago after Dr Al Muderis performed a hip arthroscopy on Gerardo Mazzella.
Mr Mazzella brought negligence proceedings against Dr Al Muderis, claiming he had been mutilated following the procedure. Those