Tag Archives: Louisa County Circuit Court

Man suffers permanent leg injuries in tractor-trailer accident – $4,000,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was a 44-year-old husband and father of four who was a plant manager in Richmond at the time of the accident. He was severely injured on an Interstate highway when a tractor-trailer with a 34-foot dump body hit an ...

Read More »

Defamation Claim for Inspection Comment (access required)

Taken in context, defendant’s alleged statement that he relied on plaintiff’s “description of a wall’s construction” when he prepared a letter about inspection of a retaining wall can be viewed as defamatory, and the Louisa County Circuit Court overrules defendant’s ...

Read More »

Fractured teeth, bulging disk caused by rear-end collision -$500,000 Verdict (access required)

On Aug. 27, 2009, 26-year-old Joe Jackson was rear-ended when stopped on Route 22 in Louisa County while waiting for the car in front of him to turn left. A Virginia Propane truck was traveling at 45 mph before the ...

Read More »

Dental malpractice alleged in pain, TMJ disorder – Defense Verdict (access required)

The plaintiff sued his dentist for $1,000,000 alleging that the defendant’s treatment approach, including occlusal adjustments (grinding small bits of teeth enamel to correct bite problems) was negligent and caused him to experience joint problems, pain, sleeplessness and emotional injury. ...

Read More »