Federal Judge Bars Doctor’s Testimony On Future Medical Costs, Causation To Illness
Mealey's (January 12, 2016, 12:31 PM EST) -- SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A doctor may not testify on claims of future medical expenses and alleged causation between benzene and chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML), a Puerto Rico federal judge ruled Jan. 8 (Gerardo Campos, et al. v. Safety-Kleen Systems, Inc., et al., No. 12-1529, D. Puerto Rico; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 2474).
(Omnibus memorandum and order available. Document #30-160115-032Z.)
Gerardo Campos, his wife and their minor child sued Safety-Kleen Systems Inc. and Makita USA Inc., seeking redress for damages arising out of Gerardo Campos’...