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Caronia v. Philip Morris USA, Inc., 227

In response to the 2nd circuit's certified question: under New York Law, a current or former longtime heavy smoker who has not been diagnosed with a smoking-related disease, and who is not under investigation by a physician for such a suspected disease, is not entitled to pursue an independent equitable cause of action for medical monitoring for such a disease.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 12/17/2013
  • Published 12/17/2013

Judges

  • PIGOTT

Court

  • Court of Appeals of New York

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