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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Court grants summary judgment on liability, damages contested – $1,750,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff, a 41-year-old man, was driving on a rural highway in Hanover County when he was struck broadside by the defendant, who failed to stop at a stop sign. The high-speed collision knocked the plaintiff’s car a short distance off ...

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Tractor-trailer passenger killed in fiery interstate crash – $1,650,000 Settlement (access required)

Decedent was a passenger of a tractor-trailer driven by a fellow employee on Interstate 20 in Lincoln Parish, La., traveling in the left lane at approximately 70 mph. The vehicle was approximately 10-20 yards behind another tractor-trailer, at which time ...

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Claim: Delayed diagnosis of lung cancer led to 27-year-old’s death – $1,250,000 Settlement (access required)

An ER physician missed a mass in the left lung on a chest X-ray performed on Sept. 14, 2006. The reviewing radiologist saw the mass but failed to call the ER physician, or speak with her face to face, regarding ...

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Turning tables, investors demand arbitration (access required)

Investors who claimed they lost $1 million based on their securities seller’s bad advice can force the firm that later hired the salesman to arbitrate their claim for fraud. The investment firm said the fraud claim arose during the investment ...

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