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BETTERTON v. LEICHTLING, A093197

Error in jury instruction on informed consent was harmless, though it encouraged the jury to evaluate a doctor's duty of disclosure solely by reference to expert testimony.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 08/29/2002
  • Published 08/29/2002

Judges

  • PARRILLI, J.

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  •  Edward Joseph Nevin, San Francisco, for Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • B. Thomas French, Joseph C. Gharrity, Robert S. Willoughby, Hassard, Bonnington, San Francisco, for Respondent.
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