Philip Morris, RJR Prevail in $11M Trial Over Smoker's Bladder Cancer

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jun 6, 2017 10:56:22 AM

West Palm Beach, FL—A state court jury Friday cleared R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris of responsibility for the bladder cancer a Florida man says he developed because of decades of smoking. Kogan v. R.J. Reynolds, 2007-CA-023657.

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Topics: Products Liability, tobacco, Engle Progeny, Florida, Kogan v. Philip Morris

After $20.5M Verdict in Sleep Center Death Case, Emory Sues Contractor | Court Wire

Posted by Courtroom View Network on Jun 1, 2017 6:18:45 PM

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Almost two years after being smacked with the lion’s share of a $20.5 million verdict for the death of a patient at one of its sleep centers, Emory University is suing the contractor that was responsible for running the facility, according to an article published in theDaily Report.

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Topics: Georgia, Lewis v. Emory Clinic

$11K Verdict Dings Driver at Trial Over Fender Bender That Allegedly Wrecked Postal Worker's Career

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 31, 2017 9:33:33 PM


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Lawrenceville, GA—Jurors awarded about $11,000 to a Georgia couple last week for car wreck-related injuries that allegedly ended a Georgia postal worker’s career. Martin v. Horn, 14C-03260-S5.

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Topics: Georgia, Transportation, Martin v. Van Horn

CVN Heavyweights: Attorneys Who Draw A Crowd

Posted by David Siegel on May 25, 2017 1:13:22 PM

It takes a lot for attorneys to make a name for themselves in just one one city or state, but it’s even harder to develop a national reputation as a “heavyweight.”

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1st Multi-Plaintiff Talc Trial Set To Begin, CVN To Provide Gavel-to-Gavel Webcast

Posted by David Siegel on May 25, 2017 11:43:30 AM

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Topics: Products Liability