Jury award

Judge cuts jury price by $ 6 million in unfair dismissal case

A jury awarded an employee $ 6 million in a wrongful dismissal action, but a California appeals court lowered the price by $ 140,000, ruling that the employee’s damages should have been reduced by amount of income she had earned in another job after her termination. On March 27, 2018, …

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Missouri Supreme Court confirms jury awarded punitive damages to health care provider

In March 2021, the Supreme Court of Missouri, in Rhoden v. Mo. Delta Med. Ctr., upheld a jury’s award of $ 300,000 in punitive damages against a defendant health care provider. The majority held that the facts – which occurred before the amendment to the Missouri Punitive Damages Act – …

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GoJet Can’t Shake $ 400,000 Jury Prize in Pilot’s FMLA Case – 7th Circuit

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State Supreme Court upholds $ 250,000 jury prize in racial harassment case

The Virginia Supreme Court upheld the verdict of a Loudoun County Circuit Court jury demanding that a Northern Virginia business owner pay his former contractor $ 250,000 in damages for racial harassment and threatening statements. Northern Virginia Kitchen Bath & Basement owner John Powell hired black man William Ellis in …

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Fil-Canadian Wins Jury Prize at SXSW Film Festival for “Islands”

AUSTIN, Texas – Filipino-Canadian actor Rogelio Balagtas won the Special Jury Recognition Award for his groundbreaking performance at this year’s SXSW (South by South West) Film Festival. The distinction is for his performance in the film “he is, ” [click on film titles to watch trailers] written and directed by …

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NH Supreme finds “special relationship”, confirms jury award against insurance agency

A split New Hampshire Supreme Court decision released Friday offers insurance agents a lesson in the importance of checklists. Three justices overturned two dissenters to uphold a Superior Court jury verdict that Foy Insurance Group was negligent for failing to advise a hotel owner to purchase sufficient insurance to rebuild …

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“The Fallout” wins Grand Jury Prize – The Hollywood Reporter

The consequences won the Grand Jury Prize in the Narrative Feature Film Competition at the SXSW Virtual Film Festival. Megan Park is behind the feature film starring Jenna Ortega, Maddie Ziegler and Niles Fitch as high school students brought together by their shared experience in a school shooting. In his …

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VI Supreme Court Says Pueblo Must Pay $ 600,000 Jury Prize | New

The VI Supreme Court upheld a jury prize of $ 600,000 for a skid and fall case in Sainte-Croix that has been making its way through territorial courts for over 12 years. Leonor Mercedes Palermo was shopping with a friend at the Pueblo supermarket in Golden Rock on September 1, …

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Black Comedy with San Antonio Ties Wins Jury Prize at Sundance 2021 | Art stories and interviews | San Antonio

Click to enlarge The American Standard Film Co. Black comedy The touch of the hand of the master won the Jury Prize for Short Film for American Fiction at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival. The announcement was made Tuesday evening (February 2) at the Sundance Virtual Awards ceremony. The short …

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Driver in 2015 crash that led to billion dollar jury prize seeks new civil trial; Supreme Court hears the case | Bismarck

A driver who caused a crash on the Bismarck Highway in 2015 that killed two women, seriously injured a third and resulted in a $ 1 billion jury prize is expected to get a new civil trial, said argued his lawyer Tuesday in the Supreme Court of North Dakota. Lawyer …

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