Can the Time Limit to File a Wrongful Death Claim Expire Before the Patient has Expired?
Some courts have said yes, the time limit to file a wrongful death claim based on medical negligence can expire even before the patient has died. If this doesn’t make sense to you, you are not alone. In a recent decision, however, the Tenth District Court of Appeals (Franklin County, Ohio) reached the opposite conclusion. In the Everhart case, the court carefully analyzed the interplay…Read More