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When The Clock Runs Out: The Federal Tort Claims Act

By on January 31, 2018

The Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) is the exclusive remedy for tort actions against the United States.  Such actions include personal injury and medical malpractice claims caused by the negligence of Federal employees. Like the Massachusetts Tort Claims Act (MTCA), discussed in the April 2017 issue of Legal News, the FTCA abrogates traditional sovereign immunity […]