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Big Lots' Allegedly Dirty Floor Blamed For Woman’s Injuries As Slip And Fall Trial Begins

Posted by David Siegel on Sep 25, 2018 5:50:02 PM

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Topics: California

BREAKING: Judge Declares Mistrial In Johnson & Johnson Talc Asbestos Trial After Jury Deadlocks

Posted by David Siegel on Sep 24, 2018 2:19:31 PM

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Topics: Products Liability

$1M Verdict Against Tobacco Cos. for Smoker's COPD Likely to Be Cut Post-Judgment

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Sep 21, 2018 6:59:56 PM

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Topics: Simon v. R.J. Reynolds

|VIDEO| AMFS Expert Analyzes Testimony Central to $52.9M CA Truck Crash Verdict

Posted by Gary Gansar, MD, FACS, AMFS Senior Medical Director on Sep 21, 2018 11:02:49 AM

As part of its partnership with American Medical Forensic Specialists, Dr. Gary Gansar analyzes testimony from Dr. Harris Fisk, whose opinion played a key role in a $52.89 million total verdict at trial over injuries two brothers suffered in a head-on crash with a semi-truck. The full analysis can be found at the AMFS site. You can watch extended video, along with the analysis, on CVN Essentials.


The Trial: Lennig v. CRST, et al., a California damages-only trial over injuries two brothers suffered in a head-on collision with a semi-truck.

The Expert: Dr. Harris Fisk, a neurologist, testifying for the plaintiff on the traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, and other complications one of the brothers suffered as a result of the crash.

The Verdict: $52.89 million total.

The testimony given by Dr. Harris Fisk during this California trial on damages was crucial to the $53 million verdict delivered to two brothers who were injured in a big rig trucking accident. Fisk calmly takes the jury through discussions of traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, sleep disorder, and stress-anxiety-depression disorder. These pathologies from different medical fields are brought together by the presentation from this distinctive, experienced neurologist testifying about cutting-edge issues.

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Topics: California, Lennig v. CRST

2nd Johnson & Johnson Talc Trial Begins In New Jersey While Jury Deliberations Continue in California Case

Posted by David Siegel on Sep 21, 2018 9:05:34 AM

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Topics: Products Liability