Doctor Insured Again Appeals Medical Malpractice Coverage Dispute In 4th Circuit

(April 12, 2016, 7:49 AM EDT) -- RICHMOND, Va. — For the second time in less than a year, a doctor insured has asked the Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals to reverse a lower federal court’s ruling that a policy exclusion bars coverage for an underlying medical malpractice claim (First Professionals Insurance Co. v. Kyrsten E. Sutton v. The Medical Protective Co., No.15-2391, 4th Cir.).

Professional Liability

Richard and Amy Moore sued Dr. Kyrsten Sutton for medical malpractice, alleging that her professional negligence resulted in their son Nathan's birth injuries.

In January...
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