Connecticut Supreme Court

Case Status

Docket Number

S.C. 20767 and 20768


Case Updates

Connecticut Supreme Court holds that Governor validly conferred immunity upon healthcare providers from liability for acts and omissions taken in good faith and in connection with the state’s response to COVID-19, and applies this immunity to dismiss negligence claims against hospital

August 08, 2023

Click here to view the opinion.

U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging Connecticut Supreme Court to uphold Governor Ned Lamont’s Executive Order 7V granting healthcare facilities and professionals immunity from suit for actions related to the COVID-19 pandemic response

March 17, 2023

Click here to view the Chamber’s amicus brief, filed at invitation of the Connecticut Supreme Court.

Bryan M. Killian and Amanda L. Salz of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

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