CIVIL PROCEDUREPeter O'Malley, New Jersey Law Journal
Bringing a Negligence Case Against an Employee of the U.S.
A primer on suing under the Federal Tort Claims Act
Many attorneys make procedural errors when trying to bring a negligence case against an employee of the United States. In this article, a former U.S. Attorney highlights the proper way to bring such a case, within the framework of the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA), the only statute permitting such actions.