Subject Matter Index


ADMIRALTY

Jones Act Negligence–Unseaworthiness/Failure to Provide Maintenance and Cure

ASSAULT AND BATTERY
Negligent Employment–Sexual Harassment

BREACH OF CONTRACT
Fraudulent and Negligent Misrepresentation–Promissory Estoppel/Unjust Enrichment/Franchise Agreement
Motor Vehicle Insurance–Underinsured Motorist
Real Estate Brokerage–Failure to Pay Commission on Sales Transaction

CIVIL RIGHTS
Prisoner Medical Care–Failure to Provide Appropriate Medical Treatment for Hernias

DEFENSE VERDICTS
Assault and Battery–Negligent Employment/Sexual Harassment
Insurance and Bad Faith–Motor Vehicles/Uninsured Motorist/Knowing Rejection of Coverage
Negligence
Intentional Torts–Battery of Student by High School Hall Monitor
Motor Vehicle Collision–Disputed Causation of Damages
Motor Vehicle Collision–Disputed Liability
Motor Vehicle Collision–Failure to Yield of Way
Motor Vehicles–Pedestrian Under Influence Struck Crossing Street
Premises Liability–Failure to Provide Safe Workplace/Inadequate Security
Premises Liability–Fall and Injury Caused by Collapsed Chair at Restaurant
Premises Liability–Trip and Fall on Protruding Water Meter
Premises Liability–Trip and Fall on Sidewalk in Condo Common Area
School Liability–Failure to Protect Autistic Student from Assault by Other Student

DENTISTRY
Professional Malpractice–Negligent Failure to Recognize and Treat Periodontal Disease

FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT
Labor and Employment–Failure to Pay Overtime and Minimum Wage

FRAUDULENT AND NEGLIGENT MISREPRESENTATION
Breach of Contract–Promissory Estoppel/Unjust Enrichment/Franchise Agreement

GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY
Medical Malpractice–Hernia Repair/Failure to Recognize Perforation of Small Bowel

INSURANCE AND BAD FAITH
Motor Vehicles–Uninsured Motorist/Knowing Rejection of Coverage

INTENTIONAL TORTS
Negligence–Battery of Student by High School Hall Monitor

JONES ACT NEGLIGENCE
Admiralty–Unseaworthiness/Failure to Provide Maintenance and Cure

LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
Fair Labor Standards Act–Failure to Pay Overtime and Minimum Wage

LEGAL SERVICES
Professional Malpractice–Failure to Perform Due Diligence on Transaction For Purchase of Arena Football Team

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE
Gastrointestinal Surgery–Hernia Repair/Failure to Recognize Perforation of Small Bowel
Ophthalmology–Cataract Surgery/Blindness Caused by Injection of Antibiotic Intended for Topical Application

MILLION DOLLAR VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS
Admiralty–Jones Act Negligence/Unseaworthiness/Failure to Provide Maintenance and Cure
Civil Rights–Prisoner Medical Care/Failure to Provide Appropriate Medical Treatment for Hernias
Medical Malpractice
Gastrointestinal Surgery–Hernia Repair/Failure to Recognize Perforation of Small Bowel
Ophthalmology–Cataract Surgery/Blindness Caused by Injection of Antibiotic Intended for Topical Application
Negligence–Premises Liability/Inadequate Security at Nightclub/Patron Shot in Parking Lot

MOTOR VEHICLE INSURANCE
Breach of Contract–Underinsured Motorist

MOTOR VEHICLES
Insurance and Bad Faith–Uninsured Motorist/Knowing Rejection of Coverage
Negligence
Collision–Comparative Negligence Alleged
Collision–Disputed Causation of Damages
Collision–Disputed Liability
Collision–Disputed Liability and Causation of Damages
Collision–Failure to Yield of Way
Collision–Loss of Control of Vehicle/Underinsured Motorist
Collision–Vicarious Liability
Pedestrian Under Influence Struck Crossing Street
Pickup Truck Collision with Side of Bus
Rear-End Collision
Rear-End Collision–Disputed Causation of Damages
Rear-End Collision–Disputed Liability and Causation of Damages
Rear-End Collision–Underinsured Motorist

NEGLIGENCE
Intentional Torts–Battery of Student by High School Hall Monitor
Motor Vehicles
Collision–Comparative Negligence Alleged
Collision–Disputed Causation of Damages
Collision–Disputed Liability
Collision–Disputed Liability and Causation of Damages
Collision–Failure to Yield of Way
Collision–Loss of Control of Vehicle/Underinsured Motorist
Collision–Vicarious Liability
Pedestrian Under Influence Struck Crossing Street
Pickup Truck Collision with Side of Bus
Rear-End Collision
Rear-End Collision–Disputed Causation of Damages
Rear-End Collision–Disputed Liability and Causation of Damages
Rear-End Collision–Underinsured Motorist
Premises Liability
Failure to Provide Safe Workplace–Inadequate Security
Fall and Injury Caused by Collapsed Chair at Restaurant
House Guest Burned by Object Thrown from Campfire
Inadequate Security at Nightclub–Patron Shot in Parking Lot
Parking of Construction Vehicle Behind Car in Dark Lot
Trip and Fall in Hotel Courtyard
Trip and Fall on Protruding Water Meter
Trip and Fall on Sidewalk in Condo Common Area
Property Restoration Services–Mold Damage to Personal Property
School Liability–Failure to Protect Autistic Student from Assault by Other Student

NEGLIGENT EMPLOYMENT
Assault and Battery–Sexual Harassment

OPHTHALMOLOGY
Medical Malpractice–Cataract Surgery/Blindness Caused by Injection of Antibiotic Intended for Topical Application

PREMISES LIABILITY
Negligence
Failure to Provide Safe Workplace–Inadequate Security
Fall and Injury Caused by Collapsed Chair at Restaurant
House Guest Burned by Object Thrown from Campfire
Inadequate Security at Nightclub–Patron Shot in Parking Lot
Parking of Construction Vehicle Behind Car in Dark Lot
Trip and Fall in Hotel Courtyard
Trip and Fall on Protruding Water Meter
Trip and Fall on Sidewalk in Condo Common Area

PRISONER MEDICAL CARE
Civil Rights–Failure to Provide Appropriate Medical Treatment for Hernias

PROFESSIONAL MALPRACTICE
Dentistry–Negligent Failure to Recognize and Treat Periodontal Disease
Legal Services–Failure to Perform Due Diligence on Transaction For Purchase of Arena Football Team

PROPERTY RESTORATION SERVICES
Negligence–Mold Damage to Personal Property

REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE
Breach of Contract–Failure to Pay Commission on Sales Transaction

SCHOOL LIABILITY
Negligence–Failure to Protect Autistic Student from Assault by Other Student

SEXUAL HARASSMENT
Assault and Battery–Negligent Employment