Tag Archives: Judge Herbert C. Gill

Three women injured in red-light rear-ender – $32,400 Verdict; $186,000 Verdict; $185,000 Settlement (access required)

The three plaintiffs were in a vehicle stopped at a red light at the intersection of Courthouse Road and Smoketree Drive in Chesterfield County. Defendant, traveling at more than 55 mph, rear-ended the plaintiffs’ vehicle without applying his brakes. Plaintiffs ...

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No CGL Coverage for Sub’s Poor Work (access required)

Homeowners alleging a subcontractor’s defective workmanship caused damage to otherwise nondefective structures do not have coverage for an “occurrence” under a commercial general liability policy, and a Chesterfield Circuit Court grants summary judgment to defendant insurance carrier on the breach ...

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Offer was upped pre-trial by $300, jury gives woman $53K – $53,000 Verdict (access required)

A 26-year-old former legal secretary and bartender was rear-ended on Sept. 15, 2010. Liability was admitted and there was significant property damage. Plaintiff was transported to the ER at St. Francis Hospital by ambulance. She had two follow-up visits with ...

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Real Estate – Restrictive Covenant – POAA (access required)

Bexley Association, a subdivision association in Chesterfield County, cannot enforce a restrictive covenant against an owner who had no notice and never agreed to buy into a homeowners association or to incur fees prior to purchasing his property, says a ...

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Insurer waives limits to contest liability in collision – $336,000 Verdict (access required)

In this disputed liability case, plaintiff was the middle car in a three-car collision on Harrowgate Road in Chesterfield County. She alleged that the defendant struck the rear of her car catapulting her into car in front of her. Defendant ...

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