Jeter v. Mayo Clinic, 211 Ariz. 386, 121 P.3d 1256 (App. 2005).

Geoffrey Trachtenberg

Case Conclusion Date:March 1, 2005

Practice Area:Medical Malpractice

Outcome:We prevailed; trial court reversed.

Description:Court of Appeals holding that, while plaintiffs could not claim wrongful death, they could maintain an action under several other theories for the loss of their frozen embryos. These theories included negligent loss of things, breach of bailment contract and breach of fiduciary duty.