7th Circuit: Lease Required Company To Indemnify Truck Manufacturer

CHICAGO - The Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on July 29 affirmed a trial court's decision to award $4,231,283.49 in damages to cover the cost of a personal injury settlement, agreeing that the terms of a truck lease agreement held the injured man's employer responsible for any liabilities (Samuel Large v. Mobile Tool Inc., et al., No. 12-2673, 7th Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 15394).

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