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Tag Archives: Medical Records

Workers’ Compensation – Compromise Settlement Agreement – Motion to Set Aside – Medical Records – Quashed Subpoena – Deputy Commissioner (access required)

Even if plaintiff’s full medical record was not available to the deputy commissioner who approved the parties’ compromise settlement agreement, the deputy commissioner had enough information available to him to determine that the agreement was fair and just. We affirm ...

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Tort/Negligence – Medical Malpractice – Civil Practice – Statute of Limitations – Extension – Rule 11 Sanctions – Additional Medical Records – Attorneys (access required)

Amos v. Moore (Lawyers Weekly No. 14-16-0478, 11 pp.) (Ann Marie Calabria, J.) Appealed from Forsyth County Superior Court (R. Stuart Albright, J.) N.C. App. Unpub. Holding: In hindsight, it turned out that plaintiffs’ counsel did not need any additional ...

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Civil Practice – Discovery – Medical Records – Tort/Negligence – Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress – Tax Records – Wrongful Termination (access required)

Young v. Kimberly-Clark Corp. When plaintiff alleged negligent infliction of emotional distress, she put her medical condition at issue; therefore, she waived the statutory privileges accorded communications between a patient and her medical providers.

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Workers’ Compensation – Settlement Agreement – Form 21 – Medical Records – Complete Set – ‘Fair and Just’ (access required)

Ragsdale v. Lamar Outdoor Advertising. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-16-0576, 18 pp.) (Ann Marie Calabria, J.) Appealed from the Industrial Commission. N.C. App. Unpub. Holding: Where the record does not show that the Industrial Commission had all of plaintiff’s relevant medical ...

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