Texas High Court OKs Pared Medical Liability Reports

Law360, New York (February 15, 2013, 8:13 PM EST) -- Texas' highest court ruled Friday that expert reports do not need to address all liability theories within a medical liability suit and that addressing even one theory is sufficient to put defendants on notice of their alleged wrongdoing, upholding an appeals court ruling in a suit against a staffing agency.

The Texas Supreme Court upheld an appeals court ruling that preserved a patient's lawsuit against a temp staffing agency that she claimed negligently placed a male nurse who inappropriately touched her, saying her expert report, which...
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