February 25, 2015

The Supreme Court of New Mexico has recently delivered an important decision entitling doctors conducting peer review to recover compensatory and punitive damages for confidentiality violations. This decision, Yedidag v. Roswell Clinic Corp., --- P.3d ---- (N.M. 2015), 2015 WL 691333, relied on several academic works including Professor Alex Stein's article, Toward a Theory of Medical Malpractice, 97 Iowa Law Review 1201 (2012).