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E-Law

Erie E-Law is a complimentary service of the Erie County Bar Association designed to make basic legal information available to you with ease. You can gain access to E-Law either by reading the information found below or by contacting us to request a copy of the transcripts.

Malpractice

Miscellaneous

Malpractice is the general term which is applied to negligent conduct on the part of a doctor, dentist, lawyer, hospital, or other members of a given profession. Negligence means that someone either performed an act in a less than competent manner or failed to perform an act that a reasonable professional would have performed.

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Resolving Disputes Without Litigation

Miscellaneous

Litigation is a method for resolving disputes through the use of a court system.  Generally, in litigation, a judge or jury decides after a hearing or trial who wins or loses (or who is right or wrong).  However, there are other options or choices available for resolving disputes without litigation. 

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