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Man died after getting hit, wife and two adult children were survivors – $2.5 million settlement

Decedent was operating a vehicle when they were struck by another vehicle. Decedent suffered multiple injuries and later died in the hospital. Decedent left behind a wife and two adult children. The case settled at mediation for $2.5 million. [20-T-022] ...

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Pedestrian died months after being hit by car – $1 million settlement

Elderly pedestrian hit by vehicle died several months after initial inju­ries. Case defended on con­tributory negligence and cause of death grounds. Type of action: Sur­vival/personal injury Injuries alleged: Frac­tured hip and shoulder Date resolved: Jan. 14, 2020 Verdict or settlement: ...

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Nine-year-old child crushed, killed by motorized partition at school – $2 million settlement

Nine-year-old Wesley Lipicky was killed in May 2018 when he was crushed by a motorized partition in the gym at Franconia Elementary School in Fairfax County. The soundproof partition, which opens and closes, separates the gym from a “music room.” ...

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Teen sexually assaulted at work – $1 million settlement

Plaintiff, age 17, was sexually assaulted while working. The parties have agreed to keep all other specifics confidential. [19-T-226] Type of action: Sexual Assault Injuries alleged: PTSD and emotional distress Verdict or settlement: Settlement following mediation Amount: $1,000,000 Attorneys for ...

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Med-mal case settled prior to filing – $1,150,000 settlement

This was a medical malpractice case that settled just prior to suit being filed. The parties have agreed to keep all other matters confidential. [19-T-227] Type of action: Medical Malpractice Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $1,150,000 Attorneys for plaintiff: Irvin ...

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Driver ran off road, hurt passenger – $1.98 million settlement

The plaintiff was a passenger in a motor vehicle that ran off the road into the rear of a tractor-trailer parked illegally on the side of a highway. Defendants were the plaintiff’s driver and the tractor-trailer driver and carrier. Liability ...

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