Significant 2022 Connecticut Health Law Cases
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Significant health care cases of 2022 included a surprise billing unfair trade practices case, a class action recognizing a patient’s constitutionally protected interest in their inpatient classification and a ruling recognizing “innovator liability” of a brand name drug’s developer for the harm to a consumer by a bio-equivalent genetic drug. Various courts also addressed informed consent standards, the duty of medical device manufacturers to warn of safety risks and, lastly, the meaning of “actionable harm” in the context of medical malpractice actions.  More about these and some additional cases follows.

The purpose of this Alert is to summarize key cases decided during the past year; please refer to the cases for complete information.

Read the full alert here.

Read on for other significant case law (click here to view) that may affect your organization or practice and for more information, please contact one of our Health Care Law attorneys.

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