Tag Archives: Judgment

Massachusetts Appellate Court Upholds Summary Judgment for Insurer in Dispute Regarding the Requirement that Physicians Perform Medical Examinations in PIP Insurance Claims

If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident in Massachusetts, you may be able to seek compensation through the at-fault driver’s Personal Injury Protection (PIP) auto insurance policy. In order to receive benefits, there are several procedures and rules … Continue reading

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Morphe Files Makeup Packaging Trade Dress and Trademark Infringement Declaratory Judgment Complaint

Morphe, a well-known makeup company, is suing Becca in response to threats Morphe’s new eyeshadow palette’s packaging constitutes trade dress infringement, false designation of origin, and palming off under the Lanham Act.  15 U.S.C. § 1051.  Becca also alleges that … Continue reading

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$1.46 Million Judgment in Negligent Misdiagnosis of Lung Cancer

William Mann had a history of smoking. He underwent a routine physical including a chest x-ray, which was interpreted as normal. However, three years later, he was diagnosed as having metastatic lung cancer. In spite of chemotherapy, radiation and other … Continue reading

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Checklist: Summary Judgment Motion Deadlines

Summary judgment and summary adjudication motions are the most difficult and time-consuming motions that can be filed with the court. Use this checklist to make sure that you meet the key deadlines. __   1.  Latest Date to Request Hearing Date … Continue reading

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No Citation in the Court's file, no Valid Service based merely on Affidavit of Process Server, no Valid Default Judgment

Garcia v. Ennis, No. 02-17-00282-CV (Tex.App.- Fort Worth, Jun. 28, 2018) (reversing trial court's denial of bill-of-review relief against default judgment for failure to strictly comply with rules of civil procedure governing service of process and remanding for further proceedings … Continue reading

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