Surgeons Ask For Injunction Over O.R. Slots

Law360, New York (September 11, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Two New York-based heart surgeons are seeking a temporary injunction to prevent a colleague from reassigning two operating room slots to his practice at Westchester Medical Center pending the outcome of their antitrust case.

Doctors Rocco J. Lafaro and Arlen G. Fleisher, plaintiffs in the case, sought the injunction against Dr. Steven L. Lansman in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York in a proposed motion dated Aug. 28 and filed Wednesday.

On Aug. 18, the plaintiffs in the suit learned from Lansman...
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