Texas High Court Eyes Deadline For Medical Expert Reports

Law360, New York (February 5, 2013, 3:58 PM EST) -- The Women’s Hospital of Texas on Tuesday urged the state’s highest court to toss an exception to the deadline for disclosing expert reports in medical malpractice cases, arguing plaintiffs are using improper delay tactics to extend the due date for the reports.

Attorneys for CHCA Women’s Hospital LP argued to the Texas Supreme Court that Scott and Angela Lidji’s decision to dismiss their suit just before the expiration of a statutory 120-day limit for serving their expert's report on the hospital did not preserve unused time...
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