Quantcast
Home / News Stories / Plaintiff can't pursue discharged medicals (access required)

Plaintiff can't pursue discharged medicals (access required)

An auto accident victim may not recover medical expenses resulting from a defendant's negligence when the bills were later discharged in bankruptcy, a Richmond circuit judge has ruled. The judge found that Virginia's collateral source rule does not apply to discharges in bankruptcy. The case is apparently one of first impression in the commonwealth. Defense attorneys applauded ...