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Medical Malpractice Law Appellate Court Opinion

by Booth, George


AC39564 - Barnes v. Connecticut Podiatry Group, P.C. (Medical malpractice; motion to preclude expert testimony; motion for summary judgment; "In this medical malpractice action, the substitute plaintiff, Sherry West Barnes, administratrix of the estate of Kenneth Barnes (administratrix), appeals from the summary judgment rendered by the trial court in favor of the defendants, Connecticut Podiatry Group, P.C., and Marc Daddio, a doctor of podiatric medicine. On appeal, the administratrix claims that (1) the court, A. Robinson, J., erred in precluding Barnes from disclosing additional experts, and (2) the court, Lager, J., erred in (a) adhering to Judge Robinson's order precluding Barnes from disclosing additional experts, (b) precluding the expert opinions of Barnes' disclosed expert, and (c) rendering summary judgment in favor of the defendants. We disagree and, accordingly, affirm the summary judgment of the trial court.")