Del. Court Greenlights Expert Report In Stillbirth Suit

Law360, New York (December 5, 2017, 6:19 PM EST) -- Delaware health care providers being sued for medical malpractice in connection with a stillbirth unsuccessfully challenged the validity of a medical expert's affidavit of merit after a state judge ruled the report compiled with state law, according to an order entered Friday.

Hospital Christiana Care Health Services Inc. had asked the court to review an affidavit of merit to determine whether it gave an opinion that each named defendant committed medical negligence that proximately caused the alleged injuries, as required by Delaware state insurance code. Superior...
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