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|VIDEO| Did You See That? The Key Moments in CVN's Recent High-Stakes Trials

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jul 2, 2021 12:22:03 PM

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It's been a busy start to the summer for courtrooms across the country, with CVN  covering high-stakes trials in cases ranging from auto-defect, TBI claims to massive opioid lawsuits.

Here are just a few of the key moments over the last couple of weeks alone.

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|VIDEO| Lloyd Bell & Michael Geoffroy Break Down the Courtroom Fall That Set Up $15M Verdict

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jun 23, 2021 3:34:32 PM

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$2M Punitive Verdict Against RJR Wraps $2.54M Total Award for Smoker's COPD

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jun 15, 2021 3:21:26 PM

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West Palm Beach, FL— Jurors Monday handed down a $2 million punitive verdict against R.J. Reynolds for the role they found the tobacco giant played in a long-time smoker’s respiratory disease, wrapping a $2.54 million total award in the in-person trial.  Spurlock v. R.J. Reynolds, 2007-CA-023631.

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Topics: tobacco, Florida, Spurlock v. R.J. Reynolds

$540K Verdict + Potential Punitives at Trial Against RJR Over Smoker's Lung Disease

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jun 11, 2021 12:02:18 PM

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West Palm Beach, FL— Jurors Thursday awarded more than $540,000 to the family of a Florida man whose respiratory disease they found was caused by smoking R.J. Reynolds cigarettes, and they concluded punitive damages were potentially warranted against the tobacco giant for its part in causing the disease. Spurlock v. R.J. Reynolds, 2007-CA-023631.

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Topics: Products Liability, tobacco, Engle Progeny, Florida, Spurlock v. R.J. Reynolds

Georgia Appeals Court Ruling in Med Mal Case Clarifies Effect of Arbitration Clauses

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jun 7, 2021 2:55:22 PM

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Atlanta, GA— The Georgia Court of Appeals last week upheld the denial of a motion to compel arbitration in a medical malpractice claim, in a decision that clarifies the reach of healthcare arbitration clauses.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, healthcare