McAlpin Tanner Marcotte Wins Motion To Dismiss For Fraud On The Court
McAlpin Tanner Marcotte Wins Motion to Dismiss for Fraud on the Court – In a case involving claims of serious orthopedic and neurologic injuries after an alleged accident during a lifeboat drill, McAlpin Tanner Marcotte discovered plaintiff had failed to disclose a doctor who treated her for some of the same injuries Plaintiff claimed were caused by the lifeboat drill accident just weeks before the accident! After multiple court appearances to compel Plaintiff to execute medical authorizations, McAlpin Tanner Marcotte identified this vital piece of information buried in thousands of pages of medical records obtained from Plaintiff’s medical providers. Armed with a single medical record, McAlpin Tanner Marcotte successfully convinced the Court that Plaintiff had willfully concealed the doctor and prior injury in an attempt to perpetrate a fraud on the Court. The case was dismissed and McAlpin Tanner Marcotte’s motion for costs and attorney’s fees is currently pending.