Sept. 15, 2009
FREDERICTON (CNB) - The following joint statement was issued today by the Government of New Brunswick and the New Brunswick Medical Society (NBMS).
The Province of New Brunswick and the New Brunswick Medical Society are currently engaging in settlement discussions with respect to the legal action commenced by NBMS as amended on Aug. 28, 2009.
Understanding that a mutually agreeable solution is always preferable to litigation, the parties have jointly requested that the current hearing date of Sept. 16, 2009, be adjourned in order to pursue these discussions.
No further public comments will be made by either party at this time.