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Scott Douglas Knapp

Scott Knapp’s Legal Cases

4 total

  • Patient v. Psychologist (Broward County, FL)

    Practice Area:
    Health care
    Date:
    Aug 22, 2007
    Outcome:
    Summary judgment granted in favor of client
    Description:
    Patient brought lawsuit against psychologist alleging violations of HIPAA, negligence, and spoliation of evidence. Summary judgment was granted in favor of client/psychologist. Mr. Knapp prevailed in presenting argument to the court and obtaining a final summary judgment in favor of the psychologist.
  • Patient v. Lasik Eye Surgery Center (Hillsborough County, FL)

    Practice Area:
    Medical malpractice
    Date:
    Feb 13, 2009
    Outcome:
    Post-verdict favorable and confidential settlement reached
    Description:
    Patient brought claims of medical negligence, fraud, and violations of FDA regulations against a lasik eye surgery center, its owners, and the operating physician. Mr. Knapp appeared as second chair defense counsel in the jury trial. In this capacity, he argued multiple evidentiary issues and successfully defended the client against punitive damage allegations. Mr. Knapp helped obtain a confidential settlement post-verdict in order to avoid an appeal and further defense fees and expenses.
  • Patient v. Dentist (Orange County, FL)

    Practice Area:
    Medical malpractice
    Date:
    Feb 11, 2010
    Outcome:
    Dismissal in favor of client
    Description:
    Patient brought frivolous dental malpractice claim against dentist. Mr. Knapp secured a dismissal of the action.
  • Qui Tam action against Fortune 500 company (Hillsborough County, FL and U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida)

    Practice Area:
    Health care
    Date:
    May 05, 2008
    Outcome:
    Dismissal in favor of client
    Description:
    Mr. Knapp secured the dismissal of a high profile claim against a Fortune 500 company claiming to have conspired with local healthcare providers to violate the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.