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Million Dollar Settlements of 2010

Virginia Lawyers Weekly is pleased to present the “Million Dollar Settlements of 2010,” our annual compilation of big settlements from across the commonwealth. As in past years, our criteria for the list are simple:

1. The settlement must be for at least $1 million.

2. The settlement was reached in calendar year 2010.

3. The settlement involved a dispute with a strong Virginia component.

The 2010 survey features 37 settlements, one more than last year’s report and two fewer than the 2008 list.

Amount Name of Case Type of Case
1 $313 Million U.S. ex rel. Gobble, et al. v. Forest Laboratories Inc. False Claims Act
2 $75 Million Yukon Pocahontas Coal Co. v. Consolidation Coal Co. Contract
3 $36 Million Hooff Fagelson Tract LLC v. Alexandria Sanitation Authority Eminent Domain
4 $24 Million Crawford v. FORBA Holdings LLC False Claims Act
5 $4.3 Million Confidential Personal Injury
6 $4 Million CTC v. KFC US Properties Inc. and GOH Merrifield LLC Eminent Domain
7 $3.5 Million Confidential Personal Injury
8 $3 Million Confidential Personal Injury
9 $2.96 Million Confidential Personal Injury
10 $2.9 Million Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority v. Stegall Eminent Domain
11 $2.78 Million CTC v. Pizza Hut of Virginia Inc. Eminent Domain
12 $2.5 Million Confidential Personal Injury
13 $2.4 Million Confidential Products Liability
14 $2 Million Gentry and Smith v. Rockingham Petroleum Cooperative Inc. Products Liability
14 $2 Million Confidential
Personal Injury
14 $2 Million Confidential Medical Malpractice
17 $1.9Million Confidential Personal Injury
18 $1.75 Million Confidential Personal Injury
19 $1.6 Million Confidential Medical Malpractice
19 $1.6 Million Confidential Medical Malpractice
21 $1.51 Million Confidential Personal Injury
22 $1.5 Million McKay v. J & J Logging Inc. Personal Injury
22 $1.5 Million Confidential Personal Injury
22 $1.5 Million McIntosh v. Perry Personal Injury
22 $1.5 Million Confidential Medical Malpractice
22 $1.5 Million Confidential Personal Injury
27 $1.4 Million Confidential Medical Malpractice
27 $1.4 Million City of Suffolk v. Upton Farms Inc. Eminent Domain
29 $1.25 Million Confidential Personal Injury
29 $1.25 Million Confidential Personal Injury
29 $1.25 Million Staff v. Hurt
Personal Injury
32 $1.2 Million Confidential Personal Injury
33 $1.197 Million CTC v. Three Brothers Deary Eminent Domain
34 $1.05 Million Confidential Medical Malpractice
35 $1 Million Confidential Medical Malpractice
35 $1 Million Cottrell v. Carter
Personal Injury
35 $1 Million Confidential Personal Injury

If we have missed any million-dollar settlements from 2010, please let us know. We’ll be glad to add that information to the online version of the story so it can be complete as possible. And during the coming year, we would greatly appreciate hearing about verdicts that will make it on next year’s list.

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