Louisiana Panel Affirms Ruling In Insurer’s Favor Over Malpractice Settlement
(September 25, 2015, 2:20 PM EDT) -- GRETNA, La. — A Louisiana appeals panel on Sept. 23 affirmed a lower court’s ruling in favor of a professional liability insurer in a dispute arising from an underlying medical malpractice settlement (Eileen Clare Lynch-Ballard v. LAMMICO Insurance Agency Inc., et al., No. 14-CA-793, La. App., 5th Cir.; 2015 La. App. LEXIS 1827).
(Opinion available. Document #13-151001-010Z.)
Dr. Eileen Clare Lynch-Ballard was employed by Correct Care Inc. and worked in the emergency room at East Carroll Parish Hospital. Her employment with Correct Care terminated on June...