Tag Archives: Judgment

Carrier's Motion for Partial Summary Judgment in Bad Faith Action Denied

In Belsito v. Allstate Property & Casualty Insurance Company, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio denied the carrier's motion for summary judgment that it did not act in bad faith when using fraud as a basis … Continue reading

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Court denies airline's summary judgment motion in trip and fall case

Walsh v. Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V. (S.D.N.Y. Sept. 12, 2011). The plaintiff tripped over a metal bar and fell in a departure gate seating area while walking to join a line of persons waiting to board a flight from Amsterdam … Continue reading

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Family Continues To Fight to Receive Medical Malpractice Judgment Amount

After decades of experience helping local families, our Illinois medical malpractice attorneys are very familiar with the many ways that a few negligent doctors and their insurance companies seek to avoid compensating victims for their losses. There is usually a … Continue reading

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Foreclosure Judgment Reversed Due To Challenge To Amount Owed

In Glarum v. LaSalle Bank National Association (4D10-1372), the court reversed a foreclosure judgment. The court explained the facts as follows: Appellants admitted in their answer that they had not made payments according to the terms of the note, and … Continue reading

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Unaccepted Offers of Judgment Ineffective in FLSA Collective Cases

Posted by Greg Mersol Plaintiffs frequently include collective action allegations in even run-of-the-mill FLSA cases. What if an employer concludes, however, that no matter how frivolous the underlying claim, the defense costs will be more than even an oversized settlement? … Continue reading

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