The Appellate Group

E.S. v. University of Utah Med. Ctr.

E.S. v. University of Utah Med. Ctr., 2024 UT App 57 (Tenney, J.)


Plaintiffs sued University alleging it was negligent in hiring Nurse. University filed a motion for summary disposition, arguing Plaintiffs failed to comply with the Utah Governmental Immunity Act by not properly delivering a notice of claim to the University. The Utah Court of Appeals agreed, holding: 

  • The court lacked jurisdiction because Plaintiff failed to “strictly comply” with the Act’s procedure.

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