Pilot Details Deadly Plane Crash Ahead of Closings Closings in Trial Against Milliken

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Aug 17, 2018 9:12:58 AM

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Atlanta—Closing arguments are expected Friday in the first wrongful death trial against Milliken & Company over a plane crash that killed five people, a day after the pilot involved in the crash wrapped testimony in the case. McCorkle, et al. v. Milliken & Company, 15EV000163.

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Topics: Premises Liability, Georgia, McCorkle v. Milliken & Company

Jury Hits RJR With $2M Verdict, Plus Possible Punitives, For Smoker's Fatal Throat Cancer

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Aug 17, 2018 7:10:52 AM

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Gainesville, FL—Jurors Thursday night handed down a $2 million verdict night against R.J. Reynolds, and found punitives potentially warranted, for the part they concluded the cigarette maker played in the throat cancer-related death of a Florida smoker. Dixon v. R.J. Reynolds, 2015-CA-002554.

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Topics: tobacco, Engle Progeny, Florida

Paralyzed Man’s $10M+ Lawsuit Over Allegedly Defective U-Haul Tow Dolly Goes To Trial

Posted by David Siegel on Aug 16, 2018 10:16:35 AM

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Topics: Products Liability

Jury Awards $289M In First Trial Over Monsanto's 'Roundup' Weed Killer

Posted by David Siegel on Aug 10, 2018 11:59:57 AM

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Topics: California

Homeowners, Insurance Cos Brawl With State Over $80M+ In Wildfire Damage As Trial Begins

Posted by David Siegel on Aug 10, 2018 11:15:05 AM

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Topics: Nevada