Anant Chandel v. Trover Foundation Family Practice Residency Program

Client: Trover Foundation Family Practice Residency Program
Open date: May 2009
Matter number: 0566943
Case citation: 09-CI-00463
Monetary value: $2.4 million

Plaintiff claimed breach of contract for Trover’s termination of his family practice residency.  Trover had implemented a new policy regarding the number of times a resident would be allowed to attempt and fail the USMLE, Step 3 examination.  Chandel failed this examination a total of six times, including three attempts after the new policy was put in place.  Chandel sought damages based upon his inability to become board-certified in family practice.  Case was tried by a jury to a defense verdict.

Outcome

$0; Defense verdict

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