Sample of Settlements and Verdicts
VERDICTS

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE VERDICT

Creason et al v. Woman's Hospital - Hinds County Circuit Court - Two Million One Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($2,150,000)

DEFECTIVE DRUG VERDICT

Rankin v. Jansen Pharmaceutical Inc. - Claiborne County Circuit Court - One Hundred Million Dollars ($100,000,000)

WRONGFUL DEATH VERDICT

Hopkins v. Stubbs Trucking Company - Hinds County Circuit Court - Four Hundred Ninety Six Thousand Dollars ($496,000)

PERSONAL INJURY VERDICTS

Anderson v. Winn Stones - Hinds County Circuit Court - Slip and Fall - One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000)

McMicheal v. Illinois Central R.R., et al. - Simpson County Circuit Court - FELA claim - Seven Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($750,000)

James vs. Cincinnati Incorporated - Affirmed U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 6-27-07 (06-60163) - Defective Press Brake, hand injury verdict - Eight Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($850,000.00)


SETTLEMENTS

WRONGFUL DEATH SETTLEMENTS

Bruce Kama, Dec'd v. Pontabella's Restaurant - Hinds County Circuit Court- patron over served at Restaurant/Bar and died ($500,000)

• Automobile/Truck Collision - Four Hundred Thousand Dollars ($400,000)

• Automobile/Truck Collision - Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($500,000)

• Electric Shock Drowning in Commercial Marina (confidential settlement)

PERSONAL INJURY SETTLEMENTS

• Changing a flat tire on the shoulder of I-55 and hit by a trailer which disconnected from a truck - Four Million One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($4,100,000)

Kenneth Denton v. Superior Asphalt - Lincoln County Circuit Court - Improper placement of channelization barrels on interstate - Eight Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($850,000)

Martinez v. Granite Construction Co. - Jones Act - Workman killed while working on Mississippi River bridge in Greenville (confidential settlement)

Inman v. Certain Asbestos Defendants - California State Court - Asbestos/Mesothelioma (confidential settlement)

Buffie Thomas v. Sta-Home Health, et al - Holmes County Circuit Court - Two car collision at intersection - Five Hundred Twenty Five Thousand Dollars ($525,000)

Rebecca Bullock v. Royal Trucking - Vehicle Truck Wreck - Six Hundred Ten Thousand Dollars ($610,000)

Haley v. Various Asbestos Defendants - Mesothelioma (confidential settlement)

Barnett v. American Optical Company et al. - Silicosis (confidential settlement)

• Railroad Crossing Motor Vehicle Accident - Head injury (Seven figure settlement)

• Off-road vehicle collision - Seven figure settlement

DEFECTIVE DRUG/MEDICAL DEVICE SETTLEMENTS

• Fen-Phen - diet drug - Fifty Million Dollars ($50,000,000)
• Duract - confidential settlement
• Stadol - confidential settlement
• Rezulin - diabetes drug (confidential settlement)
• Parlodel - anti-lactate drug - One Million Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($1,500,000)
• Breast Implant - Seven Million Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($7,500,000)

WORKERS' COMPENSATION JUDGMENTS AND WORKPLACE INJURY SETTLEMENTS

Ayers vs. Legion Insurance Company -Miss. Court of Appeals (2006-WC-01681) - Work injury (Six figure Judgment Affirmed)

Judy Young vs. Piney Woods School - Miss. Supreme Court (05-WC-01839), Cert Denied, 2007 - Work injury (Six figure Judgment Affirmed)

NURSING HOME ABUSE/NEGLIGENCE SETTLEMENTS

• Wrongful Death (confidential settlement)

• Failure to use appropriate restraints in nursing home/wrongful death - Three Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($350,000 settlement)

PRODUCTS LIABILITY

Industrial Equipment

• Defective Industrial Machine - Leg amputation (confidential settlement)

• Defective punch press - hand injury (confidential settlement)

Automobile Design Defect

• Post collision fuel tank fire - Wrongful Death (confidential settlement)

Rollover Death (confidential settlement)

Defective Seatbelt Death (confidential settlement)

Infant Child Carrier Design Defect

• Head injury - confidential settlement

ATV

• Defective design - 4-wheeler rollover (confidential settlement)

PREMISES LIABILITY

• Rape on commercial business premises, inadequate security and lack of safety protection (confidential settlement)

Jane Doe v. Books-A-Million, et al. - Hinds County Circuit Court, rape/abduction (confidential settlement)

Rawson v. CK Food Mart - Gunshot wound while on the premises of convenience store (confidential settlement)

Robert Young v. Laxmi Food Mart - Gunshot injury on the premises of a convenience store (confidential settlement)

Jane Doe v. the Dock - Rankin County Circuit Court - Rape and abduction (confidential settlement)

 
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