Court strikes multimillion economic award against hospital based on plaintiff’s settlement with doctor

Leung v. Verdugo Hills Hospital (2011) 193 Cal.App.4th 971 / 2011 Cal.App. LEXIS 335 (California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, Division Four) [partially published]. Plaintiff sued a pediatrician and a hospital, GMSR’s client, for injuries arising out of untreated jaundice. Plaintiff settled with the pediatrician, but the trial court ruled that the settlement was not in good faith.” In the trial against the hospital