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Guest at Newport Channel Inn Falls Over Short Balcony Railing, Sustains Brain Damage; California Jurors Award $38.6M

Dec 11, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

Von Normann v. Newport Channel Inn (Cal. Super. Ct.) Hotel Guest Falls From Balcony, Sustains Brain Damage  2012 WL 3745809 Verdict Summary

Defendant Owes $6M for Defamatory Statements That Municipal Judge was not a Neutral and Detached Arbiter of Cases

Dec 4, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

Coffey v. Community Servs.  Assocs. (S.C. Com. Pl.) South Carolina Municipal Judge Awarded $6M on Libel Claim  2012 WL 4459233 Verdict Summary  2008

Texas Jurors Award Railroad Worker $940K After He Contracted West Nile Virus Infection and Encephalitis During Employment

Nov 27, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

 Nami v. Union Pac. R.R. Co. (Tex. Dist.) $940K Verdict for Railroad Employee Who Contracted West Nile Virus Infection at Work  2012

California Jurors Award Apple Over $1B in Intellectual Property Lawsuit Against Samsung

Nov 20, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

 Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co. (Cal. Super. Ct.) Apple Awarded More Than $1 Billion for Infringement  2012 WL 4078433 Verdict Summary  2012

Burlington International Airport Parking Lot Operator Failed to Remit Fees to Airport Owner, Vermont Jurors Award Owner $1M

Nov 13, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

City of Burlington v. CAH Serv. Airport Parking (Vt. Super.) Parking Lot Operator Owes $1M in Fees to City of Burlington Pursuant to

$40M Verdict for Vegas Casino Developer’s Defamation Claim

Nov 6, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

 Wynn v. Francis (Cal. Super. Ct.) Las Vegas Casino Developer Receives $40M Defamation Verdict  2012 WL 4503888 Verdict Summary  2010 WL 2191208

Former Boyfriend Allegedly Installed Spyware on Laptop, GPS Tracking Device on Car; $2M Verdict for Plaintiff’s Invasion of Privacy Claims

Oct 30, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

 Welsh v. Martinez (Conn. Super.) Defendant Owes $2M Following Jury Trial on Former Girlfriend’s Invasion of Privacy Claims  2012 WL 4358046 Verdict Summary

General Mills Employee Injured by Grain-Loaded Railcar With Faulty Hand Brake Receives $20.5M Verdict Against CSX Transportation Inc.

Oct 23, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

 Burchfield v. CSX Transp. (N.D. Ga.) Railcar With Defective Hand Brake Severs Worker’s Legs; Jury Awards $20.5M  2012 WL 4044974 Verdict Summary

Patient Dies From Atherosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease; Georgia Jurors Return $5M Verdict in Wrongful Death, Med Mal Action

Oct 16, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

 Martinez v. Gangasani (Ga. State Ct.) Decedent 40% at Fault in Wrongful Death/Med Mal Suit; Award Reduced to $3M  2012 WL 4044975

Motorist Under Influence of Drugs, Alcohol Crosses Centerline, Hits Dump Truck; Connecticut Jurors Award $1.01M

Oct 9, 2012 By: Jury Verdicts

 Bush v. Progressive Nw. Ins. Co. (Conn. Super.) Meriden Jury Awards Dump Truck Driver $1.01M for UIM Claim  2011 WL 7562259 Verdict Summary