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A Plaintiff Lawyer Withdraws Because the Thrill is Gone

It is big news when one of the most successful plaintiff-side corporate and securities lawyers decides to walk away from the game, but that is exactly what Stuart Grant of Grant & Eisenhofer, the Delaware shareholder litigation firm, is going … Continue reading

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Maryland Court Upholds Million-Dollar Jury Verdict to Plaintiff in Lead Paint Case

In Maryland, careless landlords may be liable for the damage caused by their negligence, including some lead-based paint injuries.  In an April 2, 2018 case, the plaintiff filed a Maryland personal injury lawsuit against his landlords for increased blood lead levels and … Continue reading

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New York Directed Verdict Denied to Plaintiff with Conflicting Evidence of Previous Injury

In a New York car accident case, a plaintiff must show that he or she was injured and that the injuries were proximately caused by the accident.  It is not enough to show that there was an accident and that … Continue reading

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Court Affirms Judgment in Favor of Plaintiff in Recent Truck Accident Case

Recently, an appellate court issued an opinion in a wrongful death case in which a man was killed after rear-ending a slow-moving tractor trailer. The tragedy was heightened by the fact that the victim’s sons witnessed his body burning, and … Continue reading

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What Happens to an Injured Plaintiff who Skips a Deposition and Fails to Hand Over Pertinent Medical History?

Author: EJ Scarillo   Case Citation: Carr v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins., 312 F.R.D. 459 (N.D. Tex. 2015).   Employee/Personnel/Employer implicated: Plaintiff who was Involved in a Personal Injury Case     eLesson Learned: Do not dodge discovery requests!   Tweet This: Plaintiff stymies … Continue reading

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