First Department Update

In Liz v. Munoz, 2017 NY Slip Op. 03136 (1st Dept. 2017) the plaintiff raised an issue of fact on the question of causation by submitting the affirmed report of her orthopedic surgeon, who “observed a type I SLAP tear during arthroscopic surgery, measured limitations in range of motion both before surgery and over two years later, and provided a sufficient opinion that there was a causal relationship to the accident based on the plaintiff’s history, his own treatment of plaintiff, his review of the MRI report, and observations during surgery.” … More First Department Update