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GMSR Wins Affirmance Of Anti-SLAPP Ruling

Melamed v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Feb. 27, 2017, B263095) __ Cal.App.5th __. A physician sued a hospital and some doctors, alleging that the summary suspension of his medical staff privileges was motivated by retaliatory animus.  The Court of Appeal affirmed the dismissal of the suit under the anti-SLAPP statute. 

Melamed v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Oct. 6, 2017, B263095) 2017 WL 4510849 [nonpublished opinion]

A physician sued a hospital and some doctors, alleging that the summary suspension of his medical staff privileges was motivated by retaliatory animus.  The Court of Appeal affirmed the dismissal of the suit under the anti-SLAPP statute.  On the first prong, it held that the claims arose out of

Adams v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Aug, 22, 2014, B247957) 2014 WL 4162789 [nonpublished opinion]

Court of Appeal affirms application of anti-SLAPP statute to summary suspension of medical staff privileges

Krishnan v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Jan. 23, 2008, B194755) 2008 WL 186652 [nonpublished opinion]

Defendants moved for summary judgment on a medical malpractice claim. Plaintiff filed his opposition more than a week late, asking the trial court to excuse the lateness because of an unspecified calendaring error by his counsel’s office. The trial court denied the request and granted

McCormick-Gordon v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2005 Cal.App. Unpub. LEXIS 597

Propriety of rejecting medical malpractice expert’s testimony on the basis of the expert’s lack of qualifications and his failure to provide a reasonable basis for his opinions

Frankel v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2004 Cal.App. Unpub. LEXIS 10502

Admissibility of evidence and various jury-trial issues in medical malpractice action

Hayes v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2004 Cal.App. Unpub. LEXIS 8249

Medical staff privileges; extent of right to fair procedure” in connection with initial application”

Weinberg v. Cedar- Sinai Medical Center (2004) 119 Cal.App.4th 1098

Standard of review to be applied when hospital’s governing body reviews peer reviews staff privileges determination

Aug 19, 2003 Bray v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2003 Cal.App. Unpub. LEXIS 7844 Civil Procedure
Bray v. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2003 Cal.App. Unpub. LEXIS 7844

Dismissal as discovery sanction

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