Plaintiff suffers TBI when hit by a car while he was in the street after dark, helping a dog owner and his injured dog. Medical and loss of earnings damages waived. Defense offered policy limit of $100,000 only three months before trial.
Case Name: Joesph Butenhoff v. Rae Anne Bautista
Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Skateboarder, 25, enters uncontrolled crosswalk and strikes SUV passing through the crosswalk. Jury's gross award was 10 times defense offer, but jury placed 30% contributory negligence on plaintiff skateboarder.
Case Name: Darin Blue v. Joshua Schwab
Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, December 21, 2012