Civil Procedure - Confidentiality

Summary of Pennsylvania Decisions

Burger v. Blair Medical Associates, Inc., 2007 PA Super 164 (June 6, 2007)

Holding: The tort of breach of physician-patient confidentiality can be substantively distinguished from other theories of tort liability for invasion of privacy and is therefore governed by the two-year statute of limitations under 42 Pa.C.S.A. § 5524(7).