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T. Thomas Metier

If a Statute Caps Damages in a Tort Proceeding, is It Considered an Affirmative Defense?

The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit decided what was appropriate in Racher v. Westlake Nursing, No. 16-6011, (10th Cir. 2017). In this case, Eryetha Mayberry was a patient at the Quail Creek Nursing Home, which was […]

T. Thomas Metier

When an Arbitration Claim is Made in Both State and Federal Courts, Is It Considered the Same for Res Judicata Purposes?

The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit had a chance to determine that in Fundamental Administrative Services, LLC; Fundamental Clinical Consulting, LLC v. Seth T. Cohen, as Personal Representative for the Estate of Tessie Hammann, deceased; VICKI […]