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|VIDEO| Shane Read Details How This Arash Homampour Closing Keyed a $33.8M+ Verdict

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Mar 1, 2024 12:39:06 PM

Wrongful death damages trials often turn a magnifying glass toward key moments of a decedent’s life, both positive and negative, when asking a jury to weigh the value of that life's loss. And in the latest episode of Trial Technique Spotlight, nationally renowned trial consultant Shane Read analyzes how an Arash Homampour closing argument powerfully acknowledged the negative moments of one man’s life, while also emphasizing its value, with all its imperfections, setting up a blockbuster verdict. 

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Topics: Trial Technique Spotlight

R.J. Reynolds and Retailers Prevail at Trial Over New Mexico Lung Cancer Patient's Death During Pandemic

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Feb 23, 2024 12:47:36 PM

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Santa Fe, NM— Jurors Thursday cleared R.J. Reynolds and a pair of retail chains of responsibility for the death of a New Mexico man who had smoked for decades. Youngers (Archuleta) v. R.J. Reynolds, et al., D-101-CV-2020-01693. 

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$10M Settlement as Jury Deliberates in Trial Over Deadly Crash Involving Big Rig

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Feb 22, 2024 2:09:43 PM

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Decatur, GA— A trucking company’s insurer agreed to a $10 million settlement for a deadly 2016 crash involving a big rig, as jurors deliberated in trial over the case earlier this month, attorneys for one of the plaintiffs told CVN. Freeman, et al. v. ACE American Insurance Co., et al., 17A62825.

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Topics: Transportation, Trucking, Freeman, et al. v. ACE Insurance Co.

Trial Opens Against Florida Hospital Over Patient's Post-Op, Infection-Related Death

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Feb 21, 2024 4:43:50 PM

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Clearwater, FL— Attorneys Wednesday debated the circumstances surrounding the death of a Florida woman days after she underwent a hysterectomy, as trial opened against the hospital that treated her. Silveira v. Bayfront HMA Medical Center, 17-001586-CI. 

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Florida, Silveira v. Hudack, et al.

Yamaha Faces Trial Over Golf Car Rollover Crash That Injured Georgia Toddler

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Feb 7, 2024 2:58:47 PM

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Marietta, GA— Attorneys Tuesday debated what caused a golf car rollover crash that seriously injured a Georgia child, as trial opened against the vehicle’s maker, Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corporation of America. Hall v. Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corporation of America, 20-A-1696.

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Topics: Products Liability, Georgia, Hall, et al. v. Yamaha