Jury award

Court upholds $ 4.26 million jury prize for “self-published defamation”

United States: Court upholds $ 4.26 million jury prize for “self-published defamation” December 07, 2020 Proskauer Rose LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Tilkey v. Allstate Ins. Co., 2020 WL 6268474 (Cal. Ct. App. 2020) Allstate fired Michael Tilkey, a 30-year-old employee who sold life …

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Lawyer receives $ 1 in attorney fees, corresponding jury prize in case of torn pen

Home Daily News The lawyer receives $ 1 in legal fees, corresponding to … Tort law Lawyer receives $ 1 in attorney fees, corresponding jury prize in case of torn pen By Debra Cassens Weiss December 2, 2020, 2:56 p.m. CST Image from Shutterstock.com. Civil rights attorney Jeffrey Rothman’s lawsuit …

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Coca-Cola escapes six-figure jury price hike in accident case

Coca-Cola and one of its delivery drivers dodged a court order that could have increased the jury’s verdict by hundreds of thousands of dollars after a New York appeals court overturned the order. On October 28, the New York State Second Judicial Department Court of Appeals overturned an order from …

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Lawyers Step Up To Raise Million Dollar Jury Prize From Cheektowaga | Local News

Personal injury attorneys have looked at years of city council minutes and found only one mention of the case in 2012, when a notice of claim was filed, followed by a recent discussion at behind closed doors, Cobb said. “We are very worried about her,” Cobb said of her client. …

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$ 45 million jury prize for woman puts cash-strapped NYC at risk (lawyers)

The city is asking an appeals court to lower the $ 45 million personal injury payment for an Upper West Side philanthropist – even though it was not part of the lawsuit – because it fears the salary may be sets a precedent that could force cash-strapped city agencies and …

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Supreme Court of Justice upholds jury award in sheriff’s retaliatory dismissal case

WORCESTER – The Supreme Court of Justice on Thursday upheld an award of $ 885,000 a jury awarded to a former Millbury select, who alleged the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office fired him in retaliation for reporting illegal campaign activities in the prison during the 2010 elections. “The plaintiff presented sufficient …

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Dying man asks California Supreme Court to restore jury award in Monsanto Roundup case

School guard who won first-ever lawsuit over allegations Monsanto’s Roundup causes cancer asks California Supreme Court to restore $ 250 million in punitive damages awarded by jury that heard his case, but which was later reduced by an appeals court to $ 20.5 million. Notably, plaintiff Dewayne “Lee” Johnson’s appeal …

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Appeal Court Further Erodes Huge 2016 Jury Prize For Epic Systems | criminality

Instead, Kanne wrote, Tata embarked on a “repeated course of wrongdoing spanning several years” which was “intentional and deceptive.” His conduct warrants punishment, but not worth $ 280 million, Kanne wrote. The United States Supreme Court, the appeals court said, requires an analysis of the relationship between punitive damages and …

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Court confirms jury prize of $ 400,000 to ousted superintendent amid discord

A federal appeals court upheld the award of a $ 400,000 jury to an Illinois school principal whose contract was not renewed amid unrest that began with his efforts to perform a district finance audit. Superintendent, Denean Adams of the Harvey School District of 2,200 students in suburban Chicago, alleged …

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Court overturns $ 8million jury prize awarded to Hanford contractor manager

The jury verdict which awarded $ 8.1 million to a former Hanford manager for discrimination, retaliation and unfair dismissal was overturned in a split decision on appeal. The decision was filed Tuesday, July 14 by a three-judge panel of the Washington State Court of Appeals, Division III. A Benton County …

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