Atty's 'Bare Minimum' Sank Negligence Death Suit, Panel Says

By George Woolston (March 27, 2024, 8:15 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey appellate panel has backed the dismissal of a suit accusing a nursing home of negligently failing to prevent a patient's purportedly fatal fall, ruling a trial court was within its discretion in finding the plaintiff's attorney did "the bare minimum" to produce expert reports and the plaintiff fell short of the threshold to reopen discovery....

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