Blogs containing the tag 'Loss of Consortium In New Mexico'

Apr 30th, 2014 By: Paul Hibner
Topics: Loss of Consortium In New Mexico

To bring a tenable loss of consortium claim, a plaintiff must show: 1) a sufficiently close relationship with the injured party and, 2) plaintiff’s distress was foreseeable. Wachocki v. Bernalillo County Sheriff's Dep't, 2011-NMSC-039, ¶5.

Several factors are relevant in determining whether a sufficiently close relationship existed to bring a loss ... Continue Reading