Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Paul Adams Lagnese, Esq. , David McCaffery Paul, Esq. , Berger & Lagnese, L.L.C., James Pietz, Esq. , Pittsburgh, for Wayne M. Chiurazzi Law Inc., et al.
Clifford Alan Rieders, Esq. , Rieders, Travis, Humphrey, Harris, Waters & Waffenschmidt, Williamsport, for Pennsylvania Association for Justice.
Jennifer Ann Callery, Esq. , Carl A. Solano, Esq. , Philadelphia, Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis, L.L.P., for MRO Corporation.
Lisa Whitcomb Clark, Esq. , David Edwin Loder, Esq. , Melissa Sobel Snyder, Esq. , Duane Morris, L.L.P., Philadelphia, for The Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania.
Richard William Hosking, Esq. , K & L Gates, L.L.P., Pittsburgh, James Christopher Swetz, Esq. , Stroudsburg, for Healthport Technologies LLC.
BEFORE: CASTILLE, C.J., SAYLOR, EAKIN, BAER, TODD, McCAFFERY, ORIE MELVIN, JJ.
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
Chief Justice CASTILLE.
This appeal involves the discretionary review of a matter that proceeded as an interlocutory appeal by permission in the Superior Court. The primary issue is whether Sections 6152(a)(1) and (a)(2)(i) of the Medical Records Act ("MRA" or "Act"), 42 Pa.C.S. §§ 6151-6160, require businesses such as appellee MRO Corporation ("MRO"), which reproduce medical records for patients and their representatives, to limit...
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