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Insurance carrier loses declaratory judgment action on UIM – Verdict for Defendants (access required)

In a case of first impression, U.S. District Judge Leonie Brinkema provides Virginia counsel with a blueprint on how to calculate UIM coverage when there are multiple claimants involved. Dale Ray Parrott and his wife, Shirley Ann Parrott, were killed ...

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Two doctors denied fault in gastric bybass error – $1,690,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was a bariatric patient who underwent gastric bypass surgery. The surgery was a laparoscopic procedure performed with the assistance of a da Vinci robot. The purpose of the procedure was to create a small stomach pouch, about the size ...

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Diabetic patient with abnormal blood readings was sent home – $1,000,000 Settlement (access required)

The plaintiff’s decedent was a 57-year-old-woman who suffered from diabetes, but otherwise enjoyed good health. In July 2010, she presented to her primary care physician’s office with complaints of three days of nausea and vomiting, diarrhea and an inability to ...

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Plaintiff claimed post-surgery wound was a pressure ulcer – Defense Verdict (access required)

In September 2008, plaintiff injured his knee. After his doctors cleared him for surgery, Dr. Russ performed a total knee replacement at Lonesome Pine Hospital on June 1, 2009. The knee replacement was successful. After plaintiff’s epidural block was removed, ...

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Settlement reached in FTCA birth injury lawsuit – $25,184,489 Settlement (access required)

Capt. Andrew Cibula and Jennifer Cibula, parents of JC, sued the United States of America alleging that Navy physicians mismanaged Mrs. Cibula’s first pregnancy, thereby causing JC to suffer a catastrophic brain injury shortly before birth. Mrs. Cibula was taking ...

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Women was victim of mall kidnapping, car wreck – $2,600,000 Settlement (access required)

The 61-year-old decedent was the plaintiff’s wife of 25 years. She was abducted from the parking garage of a regional mall at 1:20 p.m. on Sept. 13, 2008. Her abductors were two teenagers who had shoplifted a replica gun designed ...

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Multiple leg fractures result of OBX motorcycle crash – $850,000 Settlement (access required)

The plaintiff was riding his motorcycle in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Defendant failed to yield and struck the plaintiff. Plaintiff was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital after local stabilization. He suffered multiple areas of road rash, along ...

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$20K was last settlement offer for foot injury – $150,000 Verdict (access required)

The plaintiff was operating his motor vehicle when he was struck by the defendant’s vehicle. Prior to the collision, the plaintiff had a long history of intermittent sciatica and significant degenerative changes in his lumbar spine. Several months after the ...

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