Confidential Settlement – Claim of Retained Medical Device – Claims in Excess of $2 Million

Plaintiff underwent a gastric lap band procedure with excellent weight loss thereafter. During a subsequent procedure to remove the medical device, plaintiff claims that a small piece of plastic was left behind by the surgeon. Ms. Haskins negotiated a de minimus resolution of the matter on behalf of the hospital after the deposition of the plaintiff.

January 1, 2017