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Auto company recovers for non-payment of insurance claims – $22,079,207 Settlement (access required)

Ford Motor Company sued the National Indemnity Company (NICO) in November 2012 alleging that NICO, through an affiliate, Resolute Management Inc., took control over and stopped the payment of $20 million in “non-batch” product liability claims owed to Ford by ...

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Motorcyclist killed instantly in collision – $1,100,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff’s decedent was on a motorcycle, traveling straight on the roadway within the speed limit, when the defendant, an elderly man, pulled out directly into the path of the motorcycle. The collision resulted in the immediate death of the motorcyclist. ...

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Swimming champ suffered multiple orthopedic injuries in head-on crash – $1,400,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was leaving work in Washington and was on Canal Road. The defendant, traveling in the opposite direction on Canal Road, made a left turn to go onto Reservoir Road, hitting plaintiff’s vehicle head-on. Plaintiff suffered multiple fractures and other ...

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Condemnation split company’s property into separate parcels – $9,500,000 Settlement (access required)

Higgerson Buchanan is a multi-faceted construction company, established in 1946, and located in Chesapeake. It operates from a 207-acre intermodal facility located between Dominion Boulevard and the Elizabeth River. Higgerson uses its large acreage in several integrated ways. It operates ...

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College student struck by vehicle in new campus crosswalk – $3,675,000 Settlement (access required)

On a rainy night, plaintiff, a full-time college student, was crossing with a friend in a crosswalk across a newly constructed roadway on campus when she was struck by a vehicle and severely injured. The crosswalk and adjacent signalized intersection ...

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