Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home / Courts / Tort/Negligence – Industrial Commission – Medical Malpractice – Rule 9(j) (access required)

Tort/Negligence – Industrial Commission – Medical Malpractice – Rule 9(j) (access required)

Stevenson v. N.C. Dep't of Correction A medical malpractice claim against a state agency filed under the Tort Claims Act must comply with N.C. R. Civ. P. 9(j), which requires a showing that an expert will testify that care was substandard or that there was negligence under res ipsa loquitur. We affirm the dismissal of the complaint without prejudice; we also remand for correction of clerical error.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*