$2 Million for Motorcycle AccidentMarch 2, 2018

A Jersey City man who was in a motorcycle accident in 2016 has received a $2 million settlement, according to his attorney. The man was left partially blind after the accident. A lawsuit said Dionel Arroyo, 33, was riding his motorcycle on Marin Boulevard at 16th Street in Jersey City on April 16, 2016 when he …

$12.5M Award for Accident Involved with a Recalled Motorcycle

A Douglas County jury awarded $12.5 million to a couple for injuries the husband suffered when his Suzuki motorcycle crashed because of what the plaintiffs claimed was the failure of a brake assembly under a recall notice. According to plaintiffs lawyers and court filings, Suzuki deliberately delayed announcing the 2013 recall of its GSX-R1000 models because the …

$7.5 million verdict in motorcycle accidentFebruary 16, 2018

  A jury decided Monday that Spokane County must pay $7.5 million to a woman left paralyzed in a motorcycle accident at an intersection she said was dangerous. Madelynn Tapken also has memory problems and other issues after sustaining a severe head injury in the crash. She was 20 years old at the time of …

$3.1M verdict: Motorcycle Accident Caught on Camera by Go ProFebruary 15, 2018

Saying the evidence to support it is solid, a state Superior Court panel has upheld a jury’s $3.1 million damage verdict for a fatal crash that was filmed by a Go Pro camera mounted on the victim’s motorcycle helmet. The state judges rejected arguments by Kahlil Gray that evidence of his intoxication at the time …

$9 Million Verdict for Motorcycle Crash

The Indiana Court of Appeals has upheld a $9 million verdict in favor of a man injured in a motorcycle crash after determining a proffered jury instruction on damages was not erroneous. In Michael R. Krohn v. William C. Goodwin, 45A03-1707-CT01546, William Goodwin crashed his motorcycle into Michael Krohn’s truck when Krohn pulled out of a …

Motorcycle Injury Settles for $1.3 MillionJune 1, 2016

Motorcycle Injury: A motorcyclist left with spinal injuries from a collision with an oncoming car settled his claims for $1.3 million in the midst of trial. The accident occurred on route 537 in Colts Neck. The plaintiff, then 46, of Long Branch was traveling east when an oncoming car tried to make a U-turn, crossed …

$4.275 Million for Motorcycle InjuryMay 1, 2016

Two motorcyclists hurt in a collision caused by a wandering horse accepted $4.275 Million to settle a Middlesex County suit. On May 16, 2004 on Route 537 in North Hanover, a car swerving to avoid the horse in the roadway, hit an oncoming motorcycle driven by the plaintiff. The plaintiff then 56, fractured his left …

Motorcycle Accident Settles for $4 Million

A Woodbridge man accepted a $4 Million settlement of his Middlesex County suit over injuries he suffered when his motorcycle collided with a truck. The plaintiff was driving on Parsonage Road in Edison on June 26, 2007 when the truck turned left in front of him. Unable to stop, the plaintiff hit the truck and …

Peter Chamas Named in Top New Jersey Settlements of 2015December 30, 2015

Peter Chamas was named in the Top New Jersey Settlements of 2015 for his $1,000,000 settlement of a motor vehicle accident. It was the top settlement in one of the motor vehicle categories as reported by the New Jersey Law Journal. A woman who was involved in a motorcycle accident settled her Middlesex County suit …

Motorcycle Accident Lawyer: $1.1 Million SettlementJuly 3, 2015

Motorcycle & Car Crash A Colts Neck insurance executive agreed to accept $1.1 million for head and pelvic injuries suffered when his motorcycle collided with a car. The plaintiff was thrown 30 feet in the crash with a car trying to turn left across Harding Road at the intersection of Colts Neck Road in Freehold. The …