St. Vincent's Monitor Offers Plan For Malpractice Claims

Law360, New York (May 12, 2010, 3:57 PM EDT) -- The medical malpractice trust monitor for bankrupt Saint Vincent's Catholic Medical Centers has drawn up a plan for tackling the barrage of malpractice claims the hospital has faced in state court since its previous bankruptcy proceedings.

Michael E. Katzenstein submitted his statement to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York on Tuesday, recommending that the court lift the automatic stay on the hospital's spending for some claims.

Katzenstein's plan would permit the liquidation, allowance and payment of all malpractice claims stemming from...
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