Carbaugh v. Asbestos Corporation: Decision in Utah Medical Expert Credentialing Opinion
Read the opinion and decision in the Carbaugh case, where a number of asbestos plaintiffs in Utah sought relief after finding that their medical expert, although a licensed and credentialed physician in other states, was not licensed to practice medicine in Utah.
This opinion is subject to revision before final publication in the Pacific Reporter.
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF UTAH
John Carbaugh and Dixie Carbaugh, Plaintiffs and Appellants
Asbestos Corporation Limited, et al., Defendants and Appellees
F I L E D
August 24, 2007
Third District, Salt Lake
The Honorable Glenn K. Iwasaki
Attorneys: Gilbert L. Purcell, Novato, CA, for plaintiffs
Patricia W. Christensen, Salt Lake City, for defendants
(Because there are many plaintiffs and defendants involved in these proceedings, there are also many attorneys. We are therefore listing only the counsel who presented at oral argument before this court.).