New Mexico Court of Appeals to Hear Oral Arguments at Law School
August 1, 2009 - Jen Laws
The New Mexico Court of Appeals has scheduled a hearing at the UNM School of Law on August 18 in the moot courtroom. The oral argument is open to the public and begins at 2 p.m.
A three-judge panel will preside: Judge Jonathan Sutin, Judge James Wechsler and Judge Michael Bustamante.
Following are the details of the case:
WILLIAM K. SUMMERS, M.D., Plaintiff-Appellee, represented by Alfred L. Green and Neil R. Blake
ARDENT HEALTH SERVICES, LLC, and LOVELACE HEALTH SYSTEM, INC., Defendants-Appellants, represented Edward R. Ricco, John M. Bryant, and Jocelyn Drennan
Defendants-Appellants, claiming immunity under the federal Health Care Quality Improvement Act, seek reversal of an order denying Defendants motion for summary judgment that would have dismissed Plaintiff-Appellee’s claim for damages arising of termination of his medical staff privileges.
- Defendant-Appellant’s Brief in Chief
- Defendants-Appellants Answer Brief
- Defendant-Appellee’s Reply Brief
For more information, contact Nora Gonzales at 505-841-4618.