Tag Archives: Apology Statute

Oral Argument Preview: Can a Doctor’s Admission of Fault During An Apology Be Used in Court? Dennis Stewart, Individually and as the Administrator of the Estate of Michelle Stewart, Deceased v. Rodney E. Vivian, M.D., et al.

Update: On September 12, 2017, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis here.

Read an analysis of the oral argument in this case here.

On April 6, 2017, … Continue reading

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Merit Decision. Application of Ohio’s Health Care Apology Statute. Estate of Johnson v. Randall Smith, Inc.

On April 23, 2013, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in Estate of Johnson v. Randall Smith, Inc., 2013-Ohio-1507. In a unanimous decision written by Justice Lanzinger, in which Justices O’Donnell and Pfeifer concurred in judgment … Continue reading

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What’s On Their Minds: Interpretation of Ohio’s Health Care Provider Apology Statute. Estate of Johnson v. Smith.

Update: The Supreme Court handed down a merit decision in this case on April 23, 2013.  Read the analysis here.

On February 5, 2013, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case of Estate of Johnson v. Smith, 2012-0014.Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: Interpretation of Ohio’s Health Care Provider Apology Statute. Johnson v. Smith.

Update: On April 23, 2013, the Supreme Court handed down a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis here.

Read the analysis of the oral argument here.

On February 5, 2013, the Supreme Court of Ohio will … Continue reading

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