Directed Verdict Won on Behalf of Yale-New Haven Hospital
by Eric Stockman and Sandy RoussasJuly 23, 2015
Attorneys Eric Stockman and Sandy Roussas recently prevailed in a court-side trial on behalf of YaleNew Haven hospital and its nursing staff. A former patient alleged that he was injured by stepping on the cap of a syringe left in his room by the Yale-New Haven Hospital staff. Plaintiff claimed the injury required three surgeries and left him permanently disabled. Attorneys Stockman and Roussas prevailed on their motions to preclude plaintiff’s experts from testifying and, after plaintiff’s case was concluded, won a directed verdict on behalf of the Hospital.