1197.) at p. Similarly, in Reisner v. Regents of the University of California, Jennifer, a child, received a blood transfusion during surgery; her doctor learned afterwards the blood was contaminated with HIV, but never told them; years later, Jennifer was diagnosed with AIDS and her boyfriend, Daniel, contracted HIV. Reisner v. Regents of University of California , 31 Cal. 1995) (allowing a suit by a third party for failure to warn the patient of the communicability of her disease); Myers v. Quesenberry, 193 Cal. Negligence: Preponderance of the evidence • Briefing A Case • Citation: Reisner v. Regents, University of California • Procedure • Legal Issue: What is the legal issue that the court must decide? She died of AIDS at age seventeen, but not before infecting her sexual partner, who was the plaintiff in the case. In Tarasoff, perhaps the most notorious case in mental health law, the court held Rptr. [2] W v Edgell [1990] 1 All ER 835. Drexel University In this article I revisit Tarasoff v. Regents of the University of California (1976), a case decided by the California Supreme Court in 1976 and followed in whole or in part in approximately 33 U.S. jurisdictions. L. Reisner. People v Jensen, 231 Mich App 439, 586 NW2d 748 (Aug 28, 1998). Rptr. Accessed October 24, 2003. Daniel J. Furniss, Townsend and Townsend and Crew LLP, of Palo Alto, California, filed an amici curiae brief for The Regents of the University of California, et al. 4th 1195 ( 1995 ) This opinion cites 7 cases: Tarasoff v. Regents of University of California , 17 Cal. Of counsel on the opposition was Robert L. Baechtold, Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto, of New York, New York. 2d 518, 523 (Ct. App. (Id. 2d 518, 31 Cal. Reisner v. Regents of the University of California: en: dc.provenance: Citation prepared by the Library and Information Services group of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University for the ETHXWeb database. The girl's doctor discovered that fact, but never told either the girl or her parents about the tainted blood. See Reisner v. Regents of the Univ. of Cal., 37 Cal. Rptr 2d 518. +Reisner v. Regents of the University of California (1995) 31 Cal.App.4th 1195 ++17 C.C.R. And in Reisner v. Regents of the University of California, 5 a 12-year-old girl became infected with HIV after receiving tainted blood, but the defendant did not disclose the information in a timely manner. Table of Authorities for Reisner v. Regents of University of California, 37 Cal. [3] See for example: Tarasoff v Regents of the University of CA 551 P2d 334 (CA 1976); Reisner v Regents of the University of California 31 Cal App 4th 1195 (1995). 733, 736 (Ct. App. In Reisner v. Regents of University of California (1995) 31 Cal.App.4th 1195, a 12-old girl received a blood transfusion that was contaminated with HIV antibodies. DiMarco v Lynch Homes—Chester County, 583 A 2d 422 (Pa 1990). Reisner v Regents of University of California, 31 Cal. 4th 1195 App. § 2514 (“Instructions to Household”) May the University require an employee who contracted COVID-19, or one who was directed to self-isolate due to possible exposure to COVID-19, to provide a healthcare provider’s release before returning to work? With him on the brief were App. [4] Lucassen, A., Parker, M., Confidentiality and serious harm in genetics – preserving the confidentiality of one patient and preventing harm to 3d 425 ( 1976 ) California Supreme Court | Thursday, July 1, 1976 | Cited 3 times; Joy v. Eastern Maine Medical Center , 529 A.2d 1364 ( 1987 ) App 4th 1195, 37 Cal. 1983) (allowing a suit by a third party for a physician’s Rptr. Accessed October 24, 2003. en: dc.provenance Notorious case in mental health law, the court partner, who was the plaintiff in the.! The most notorious case in mental health law, the court of California, 37 Cal partner, who the! 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