Jury Returns $1,000,000 Verdict for Slip and FallNovember 11, 2019

A jury awarded a woman $1,000,000 for injuries sustained after she slipped and fell while shopping at BJS Whole Sale Club. The woman was caused to fall on water that accumulated from a leaking PVC pipe that ran up the corner of a box freezer located in the retail space. Her right foot slipped out …

NJ.com: Full Story – Middlesex Verdict $7,500,000January 15, 2019

The full story by Alex Napoliello can be found on NJ.com at this link. A Middlesex County jury returned a $7,500,000 verdict in favor of the plaintiff. The plaintiff was a 56 year-old male from Spotswood, NJ who fell 20 feet at a residential housing construction site. As a result of the accident, the plaintiff suffered rib and …

$8M Bad Faith VerdictFebruary 22, 2018

Attorneys won an $8 million bad faith verdict against an insurance company that allegedly failed to properly handle a settlement check for a young man rendered quadriplegic in a 2011 car crash. The Jan. 26 verdict in favor of Palm Beach Gardens on questions about how insurers should address settlements of personal injury claims when medical liens are …

$9.7 Million Verdict for Slip and FallFebruary 6, 2018

SLIP AND FALL: A judge has trimmed to $9.7 million a jury verdict for a Bronx woman who says she slipped on a broken step while descending a staircase in her friend’s apartment building, causing her to suffer a major ankle fracture. The original recovery awarded by a Bronx jury had been $12.6 million. Lawyers for Aminata …

Man injured in semi-truck accident wins $18.5M verdictJanuary 26, 2018

Semi-truck accident: A 46-year old man severely injured in a crash with a semi-truck on I-74 in Hendricks County in 2013 was awarded $18.5 million by a jury last week. Timothy Robbins, of Franklin, sustained significant brain injuries as a result of the collision with a Werner Enterprises Inc. semi-truck driven by Terri Hampton. He …

11th Circuit Upholds $70M in Miami Medicare Fraud VerdictsJanuary 19, 2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has upheld $71 million worth of Medicare fraud penalties in Miami. The court shut down a list of unfair trial accusations and upheld prison and restitution sentences for a doctor and three therapists formerly with Health Care Solutions Network Inc. They were convicted of conspiracy to …

$2.5 Million for man involved in Parsippany car accidentFebruary 26, 2016

A Morris County jury has awarded $2.5 million in compensation to a classical pianist from New York who suffered an elbow injury in a crash in Parsippany and can no longer play at the high level he had mastered. The jury that heard the negligence/personal injury case before Superior Court Judge David Ironson in Morristown earlier …