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Goldasich, Vick & Fulk obtain $2 million settlement for workplace injury

Goldasich, Vick & Fulk recently obtained a $2 million settlement on behalf of a client who was severely injured in a workplace accident.  The case involved allegations that defective commercial equipment exploded, leaving a machine operator with with significant burns and permanent injuries. Workplace Accidents Thousands of workers suffer serious injuries or are killed on [...]

By |2019-08-30T03:32:07+00:00August 24th, 2019|Verdicts & Settlements|Comments Off on Goldasich, Vick & Fulk obtain $2 million settlement for workplace injury

Goldasich, Vick & Fulk obtain $4 Million settlement in commercial trucking case

Goldasich, Vick & Fulk is pleased to announce that the firm has obtained a $4 million settlement on behalf of a client who was severely injured in a commercial trucking accident. The case involved allegations that the defendant commercial truck driver was distracted by cell phone usage at the time of the accident. Distracted driving [...]

By |2019-08-01T02:31:55+00:00August 5th, 2019|Personal Injury, Verdicts & Settlements|Comments Off on Goldasich, Vick & Fulk obtain $4 Million settlement in commercial trucking case

Doctor’s failure to act and properly respond to fetal distress results in $6 Million settlement

$4 million of the $6 million dollar settlement paid by the obstetrician MD for her responsibility. $2 million of the $6 million dollar settlement paid by the health authority for their responsibility. OBGYN missed signs on fetal heart monitor that baby wasn’t getting enough oxygen. Umbilical cord was obstructed during delivery, continually pressed, resulting [...]

By |2019-03-10T21:02:47+00:00March 10th, 2019|Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Verdicts & Settlements|Comments Off on Doctor’s failure to act and properly respond to fetal distress results in $6 Million settlement

$26 million verdict reached in child medical malpractice case

Jurors took just eight hours to award a Brooklyn couple $26 million — double what they had sought — after overwhelmed medical residents at Maimonides Medical Center allegedly botched the birth of their twins, leaving one dead and the other deaf and mute. “It’s like a baby mill,” mom Danielle Madden Buck said of the [...]

By |2017-12-05T23:15:28+00:00December 5th, 2017|Medical Malpractice, Verdicts & Settlements|0 Comments

Jury awards $6.8 million to family in mesothelioma case

A Boston-area jury has awarded $6.8 million to the family of a man who died of mesothelioma, holding New England Insulation liable for the man’s exposure to asbestos dust when he did part-time insulation work in his youth, the family’s attorneys announced Thursday. Plaintiff Amy Ross, suing on behalf of herself and as the trustee [...]

By |2017-11-02T02:50:30+00:00November 2nd, 2017|Asbestos, Product Liability, Verdicts & Settlements|0 Comments

Florida jury awards $5.3 million in lawsuit against tobacco giant, Phillip Morris

Tobacco giant Philip Morris should pay a suburban Boynton Beach man at least $5.3 million for hiding the dangers of low-tar cigarettes that caused his wife’s 2014 death from lung cancer at age 56, a Palm Beach County jury agreed this week. Brenda Gentile, who started smoking in high school, believed that the cigarettes the [...]

By |2017-10-16T08:30:17+00:00October 16th, 2017|Verdicts & Settlements, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

$7,500,000 verdict reached in medical malpractice case

A medical malpractice lawsuit has concluded with a $7.75 million jury verdict for the plaintiff, who suffered a severe pressure ulcer due to medical negligence. The $7.75 million jury award was comprised of a $4 million award to the plaintiff for compensatory damages, $1.5 million award to the plaintiff's wife-turned-caretaker for compensatory damages of her own, and $2.25 million award to both plaintiffs for punitive damages. The [...]

By |2017-07-25T04:34:35+00:00July 25th, 2017|Medical Malpractice, Verdicts & Settlements|0 Comments

AbbVie ordered by jury to pay $15 million to Depakote victim

AbbVie Inc. must pay $15 million to compensate a California boy with a split spine for failing to properly warn his mother and her doctors that its Depakote drug could cause birth defects. Jurors in federal court in Illinois delivered the verdict for Stevie Gonzalez on Friday in their third day of deliberations. The 10-year-old [...]

Bristol-Myers to pay $19.5M over improper marketing of Abilify

California officials alleged the company promoted the anti-psychotic drug for unapproved uses on children, elderly patients with dementia Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. will pay $19.5 million to settle allegations that it promoted the anti-psychotic drug Abilify for unapproved uses and misled doctors about its dangers, it was announced Thursday. California Attorney General Kamala Harris announced the [...]

By |2017-02-02T18:13:27+00:00December 15th, 2016|Mass Torts, Verdicts & Settlements|0 Comments

Johnson & Johnson hit with over $1 billion verdict on hip implants

A federal jury in Dallas on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit to pay more than $1 billion to six plaintiffs who said they were injured by Pinnacle hip implants. The jurors found that the metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip implants were defectively designed and that the companies failed to warn consumers about [...]

By |2016-12-08T03:12:26+00:00December 8th, 2016|Mass Torts, Verdicts & Settlements|0 Comments