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Date: 04-08-2017

Case Style:

Matthew Hipps and Dr. Sarah Hipps v. Virginia Mason Medical Center

Case Number: 15-2-03115-S

Judge: Beth M. Andrus

Court: Superior Court, King County, Washington

Plaintiff's Attorney: Michael Wampold, Kevin Coluccio, David Norman, Ann Rosato

Defendant's Attorney: Not Available

Description: Seattle, WA - Jury Awards Husband and Wife $8.5 Million In Med Mal Case

Matthew Hipps and Dr. Sarah Hipps sued Virginia Mason Hospital on medical malpractice and loss of consortium theories claiming that they were injured and/or damaged as a direct result of substandard care provided to Mr. Hipps when he underwent abdominal surgery at the hospital in 2013 with the result of Mr. Hipps was left with a disfigured penis.

The Plaintiff's claimed that the name of the surgeon authorized to perform the surgery was changed after the consent for the surgery was signed by Mr. Hipps.

Docket Entries:

Sub Docket Date Docket Code Docket Description Misc Info
1 02-06-2015 COMPLAINT Complaint
2 02-06-2015 SET CASE SCHEDULE
JDG0035 Set Case Schedule
Judge Beth M. Andrus, Dept 35 02-29-2016ST
3 02-06-2015 CASE INFORMATION COVER SHEET
LOCS Case Information Cover Sheet
Original Location - Seattle
4 02-06-2015 SUMMONS Summons
5 02-06-2015 DECLARATION Declaration Of Ann H Rosato
6 02-17-2015 NOTIC FILING PET REMOVE TO US DISTR Notic Filing Pet Remove To Us Distr
7 02-20-2015 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
8 11-01-2016 NOTICE Notice Of Remand From Us Dist Court
9 11-08-2016 CORRESPONDENCE Correspondence Re Reinsate Case
10 11-14-2016 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE Notice Of Appearance /def
11 11-14-2016 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /temp Stay 11-22-2016
12 11-14-2016 MOTION Motion /def
13 11-14-2016 DECLARATION Declaration Of William J Leedom
14 11-18-2016 RESPONSE Response & Cross Motion/plas
15 11-18-2016 DECLARATION Declaration / Ann Rosa
16 11-18-2016 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /set Trial 11-29-2016
17 11-21-2016 REPLY Reply /def
18 11-21-2016 DECLARATION Declaration Of David Norman
19 11-22-2016 ORDER DENYING MOTION/PETITION Order Denying Motion For Stay
20 11-22-2016 ORDER TO APPEAR PRETRIAL HRG/CONF Order To Appear Pretrial Hrg/conf 12-06-2016
21 11-23-2016 RESPONSE Response /def
22 11-23-2016 DECLARATION Declaration Of William Leedom
23 11-28-2016 REPLY Reply /pltfs
24 11-28-2016 DECLARATION Declaration /ann Rosato
25 11-28-2016 ORDER Order Reserving Ruling
26 12-02-2016 NOTICE OF ABSENCE/UNAVAILABILITY Notice Of Absence/unavailability
27 12-06-2016 NOTICE Notice Attempts To Confer
28 12-07-2016 ORDER ON PRE-TRIAL CONFERENCE Order On Pre-trial Conference
29 12-07-2016 ORDER AMENDING CASE SCHEDULE Order Amending Case Schedule 03-13-2017ST
30 12-07-2016 JURY DEMAND RECEIVED - TWELVE Jury Demand Received - Twelve 250.00
31 12-30-2016 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing/deem Matter Admit 01-10-2017
32 12-30-2016 MOTION Motion /def
33 12-30-2016 DECLARATION Declaration Of William Leedom
34 01-06-2017 RESPONSE Response /pltfs
35 01-06-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Kevin Coluccio
36 01-09-2017 REPLY Reply /def
37 01-09-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of David Norman
38 01-10-2017 ORDER Order Reserving Ruling
39 01-19-2017 ORDER Order Re Supplemental Submissions
40 01-19-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /kevin Coluccio/suppl
41 01-23-2017 REPLY Reply /def
42 01-23-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /david Newman
43 01-23-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
44 01-24-2017 ORDER Order Granting In Part & Denying
45 01-27-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
46 01-27-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /prtl Summ Jdgt 02-24-2017
47 01-27-2017 MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT Motion For Summary Judgment /def
48 01-27-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /david Norman
49 01-27-2017 MEMORANDUM Memorandum Re Non-wa Authorities/de
50 01-27-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
51 01-27-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /prtl Summ Jdgt 02-24-2017
52 01-27-2017 MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT Motion For Summary Judgment /plas
53 01-27-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /michael Wampold
54 01-27-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /prtl Summ Jdgt 02-24-2017
55 01-27-2017 MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT Motion For Summary Judgment /def
56 01-27-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /william Leedom
57 01-31-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /reconsideration 02-08-2017
58 01-31-2017 MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION Motion For Reconsideration /plas
59 01-31-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Michael Wampold
60 02-01-2017 ORDER Order Requesting Response
61 02-07-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
62 02-07-2017 REPLY Reply /pla
63 02-07-2017 RESPONSE Response /def
64 02-07-2017 ORDER ON MTN FOR RECONSIDERATION Order On Mtn For Reconsideration
/granted & Denied In Part
65 02-07-2017 MEMORANDUM Memorandum Of Non-wa Authorities
66 02-10-2017 NOTICE RE: EVIDENTIARY RULE Notice Re: Evidentiary Rule
67 02-10-2017 NOTICE RE: EVIDENTIARY RULE Notice Re: Evidentiary Rule
68 02-13-2017 RESPONSE Response /def
69 02-13-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /william J. Leedom
70 02-13-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
71 02-13-2017 RESPONSE Response /def
72 02-13-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /ann H. Rosato
73 02-13-2017 RESPONSE Response /def
74 02-13-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /ann H. Rosato
75 02-15-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
75A 02-15-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /quash Notice 02-24-2017
75B 02-15-2017 MOTION Motion /def
75C 02-15-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /william J. Leedom
75D 02-15-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /katerie Chapman
75E 02-15-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /limine 02-24-2017
75F 02-15-2017 MOTION IN LIMINE Motion In Limine /def
75G 02-15-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities
75H 02-15-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /william J. Leedom
75I 02-15-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /liane Mcgarvie
75J 02-15-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /amy Bolin-deon
76 02-16-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
77 02-21-2017 REPLY Reply /plas
79 02-21-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /limine 03-03-2017
80 02-21-2017 JOINT STATUS REPORT Joint Status Report
81 02-21-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /compel 03-01-2017
82 02-21-2017 MOTION TO COMPEL Motion To Compel /plas
83 02-21-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Ann Rosato
84 02-21-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Matthew Hipps
85 02-21-2017 REPLY Reply /def
86 02-21-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /william Leedom
87 02-21-2017 REPLY Reply /def
88 02-21-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
89 02-21-2017 WITNESS LIST Witness List /def
90 02-22-2017 RESPONSE Response /pltfs
91 02-22-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Ann H Rosato
92 02-24-2017 SUMMARY JUDGMENT HEARING
JDG0035 Summary Judgment Hearing
Judge Beth M. Andrus, Dept 35
- 02-24-2017 AUDIO LOG Audio Log Dr W719
93 02-24-2017 OBJECTION / OPPOSITION Objection / Opposition
94 02-24-2017 OBJECTION / OPPOSITION Objection / Opposition /def
95 02-24-2017 ORDER GRANTING MOTION/PETITION Order Granting Motion To Quash
96 02-24-2017 ORDER GRANT PARTIAL SUMMARY JDG Order Grant Partial Summary Jdg
97 02-24-2017 ORDER DENYING MOTION/PETITION Order Denying Motion/petition
97A 02-24-2017 ORDER GRANT PARTIAL SUMMARY JDG Order Grant Partial Summary Jdg
98 02-27-2017 RESPONSE Response /def
99 02-27-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Wiliam J Leedom
100 02-27-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Suzie King
101 02-27-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Jennifer Bradley
102 02-27-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /liane Mcgarvie
103 02-27-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
103A 02-27-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
104 02-28-2017 ORDER Order Re Trial Length
105 02-28-2017 REPLY Reply /pltfs
106 02-28-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /ann Rosato/reply
107 02-28-2017 WITNESS LIST Witness & Exhibit List Amended/def
108 02-28-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
109 02-28-2017 ORDER DENYING MOTION/PETITION Order Denying Motion To Compel
110 03-01-2017 RESPONSE Response /pla
111 03-01-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Ann Rosato
112 03-01-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
113 03-01-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
114 03-01-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /limine 03-10-2017
115 03-01-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /limine 03-10-2017
116 03-01-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /limine 03-10-2017
117 03-01-2017 MOTION IN LIMINE Motion In Limine /def
118 03-01-2017 DESIGNATION Designation Of Deposition /pltfs
119 03-01-2017 DESIGNATION Designation Of Deposition /pltfs
120 03-01-2017 DESIGNATION Designation Of Deposition /pltfs
121 03-01-2017 DESIGNATION Designation Of Deposition /pltfs
122 03-01-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /limine 03-10-2017
123 03-01-2017 MOTION IN LIMINE Motion In Limine /pltfs
124 03-01-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Ann Rosato
125 03-01-2017 MOTION IN LIMINE Motion In Limine /def
126 03-01-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of William Leedom
127 03-01-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities
128 03-01-2017 MOTION IN LIMINE Motion In Limine /def
129 03-01-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities
130 03-02-2017 REPLY Reply /def
131 03-02-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of William Leedom
132 03-02-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities
133 03-03-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
134 03-03-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
134A 03-03-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /quash Suboena 03-13-2017
134B 03-03-2017 MOTION Motion /pla
134C 03-03-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /ann Rosato
134D 03-03-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /bryan Voelzke
134E 03-03-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /kevin Coluccio
134F 03-03-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing/juror Questionare 03-10-2017
134G 03-03-2017 MOTION Motion /vmmc
135 03-06-2017 MOTION Motion /def
136 03-06-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing /pre Admit 03-10-2017
137 03-06-2017 NOTICE OF HEARING Notice Of Hearing Amended
138 03-06-2017 JOINT STATEMENT OF EVIDENCE Joint Statement Of Evidence
139 03-06-2017 PLAINTIFF'S PROPOSED INSTRUCTIONS Plaintiff's Proposed Instructions
140 03-06-2017 STATEMENT Statement Of The Case /pltfs
141 03-06-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /voir Dire /pltfs
142 03-06-2017 TRIAL BRIEF Trial Brief /pltf
143 03-06-2017 DEFENDANT'S PROPOSED INSTRUCTIONS Defendant's Proposed Instructions
144 03-06-2017 TRIAL BRIEF Trial Brief /deft
145 03-06-2017 STATEMENT Statement Of The Case /vmmc
146 03-06-2017 OBJECTION / OPPOSITION Objection / Opposition /deft
147 03-06-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities /def
148 03-06-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /voir Dire /def
149 03-07-2017 REQUEST Request To Adjust Trial Time/plas
150 03-07-2017 NOTE FOR MOTION DOCKET-LATE FILING Note For Motion Docket-late Filing 03-10-17
151 03-07-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /ann H. Rosato
152 03-08-2017 ORDER Order On Motions In Limine
153 03-08-2017 OBJECTION / OPPOSITION Objection / Opposition /plas
154 03-08-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /ann H. Rosato
155 03-08-2017 RESPONSE Response /plas
156 03-08-2017 RESPONSE Response /plas
157 03-08-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /ann H. Rosato
158 03-08-2017 RESPONSE Response /plas
159 03-08-2017 OBJECTION / OPPOSITION Objection / Opposition /plas
160 03-08-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /ann H. Rosato
161 03-08-2017 RESPONSE Response /plas
162 03-08-2017 RESPONSE Response /plas
163 03-08-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /william J. Leedom
164 03-08-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
165 03-09-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities
166 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /plfs
167 03-09-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of Ann Rosato
168 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /pltfs
169 03-09-2017 RESPONSE Response /def
170 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /pltfs
171 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /vmmc
172 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /vmmc
173 03-09-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of William Leedom
174 03-09-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities
175 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /vmmc
176 03-09-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities
177 03-09-2017 RESPONSE Response /vmmc
178 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply/def
179 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /vmmc
180 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /vmmc
181 03-09-2017 REPLY Reply /vmmc
182 03-10-2017 ORDER DENYING MOTION/PETITION Order Denying Motion Re Trial
Allotment
183 03-10-2017 ORDER Order On Motions In Limine
184 03-10-2017 ORDER Order On Motion To Pre Admit
Exhibits
185 03-10-2017 ORDER Order Re Juror Questionnaire
186 03-10-2017 ORDER Order Re Voir Dire
187 03-10-2017 ORDER Order Re Deposition Testimony In
Lieu Of Live Testimony
188 03-13-2017 ORDER QUASHING Order Quashing Subpoena
188A 03-13-2017 MOTION Motion /def
188B 03-13-2017 JURY TRIAL
JDG0035 Jury Trial
Judge Beth M. Andrus, Dept 35
- 03-13-2017 AUDIO LOG Audio Log E854
189 03-14-2017 DEFENDANT'S PROPOSED INSTRUCTIONS Defendant's Proposed Instructions
189A 03-14-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
189B 03-14-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Kathleen Kobashi
189C 03-14-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Richard Thrlby
190 03-15-2017 DESIGNATION Designation Of Deposition
190A 03-15-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Arnold Melman
191 03-15-2017 DESIGNATION Designation Of Deposition
191A 03-15-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
191B 03-16-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
191C 03-16-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
191D 03-16-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
191E 03-16-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
191H 03-20-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
191I 03-20-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
191J 03-20-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Chong Choe
191K 03-20-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Bryan B Voelzke
192 03-21-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
192A 03-21-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
192B 03-22-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
192C 03-22-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Chase Williams
192D 03-22-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Laurence A Levine
192E 03-22-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
192F 03-23-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
192G 03-23-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
192H 03-23-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Blake Carlson
193 03-27-2017 MOTION Motion /def
194 03-27-2017 DECLARATION Declaration /william J. Leedom
194A 03-27-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
194B 03-27-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
194C 03-27-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Michael Y Han
194D 03-27-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Amy Bolin-deon
194E 03-27-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Micheal Glenn
195 03-28-2017 MEMORANDUM OF AUTHORITIES Memorandum Of Authorities
196 03-28-2017 MOTION Motion /def
197 03-28-2017 DECLARATION Declaration Of William Leedom
198 03-28-2017 OBJECTION / OPPOSITION Objection / Opposition /def
198A 03-28-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
198B 03-29-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
198C 03-29-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
198D 03-29-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Roger Dmochowski
199 03-30-2017 MEMORANDUM Memorandum /pltfs
200 03-30-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
200A 03-30-2017 INTERROGATORIES Interrogatories /jury To Witness
200B 03-30-2017 DEPOSITION OF Deposition Of Allen Morey
201 03-31-2017 RESPONSE Response /def
202 03-31-2017 AFFIDAVIT/DCLR/CERT OF SERVICE Affidavit/dclr/cert Of Service
202A 03-31-2017 ORDER GRANTING MOTION/PETITION Ord Grant Prtl Dsmissl Of Pltf's
First Claim
202B 03-31-2017 ORDER DENYING MOTION/PETITION Order Denying Motion To Strike
Testimony
203 04-03-2017 NOTICE Notice Offer Of Proof
203A 04-03-2017 COURT'S INSTRUCTIONS TO JURY Court's Instructions To Jury
204 04-05-2017 WITNESS RECORD Witness Record
205 04-05-2017 EXHIBIT LIST Exhibit List
207 04-05-2017 STIP&OR RET EXHBTS UNOPNED DEPOSTNS Stip&or Ret Exhbts Unopned Depostns
208 04-06-2017 NOTICE OF PRESENTATION Notice Of Presentation Of Jdgt

Outcome: Plaintiffs' verdict for Matthew Hipps for $6 million and for Dr. Sarah Hipps for $2.5 million.

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