Full Recovery of Medical Expenses Permitted

The Arizona Court of Appeals has decided that a plaintiff can recover the full value of her medical bills in a tort case and that the amount of the bills should not be reduced by contractual discounts. The case is Lopez v. Safeway Stores, Inc. (2 CA-CV 2005-0057, 2/28/06).

The opinion includes a survey of law from other states on this important issue. Read it here.