Category: Personal Injury Law

Man files lawsuit against Royal Caribbean after fall from bungee trampoline

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MIAMI - A Royal Caribbean cruise to the Bahamas ended tragically for Casey Holladay in February, so now his attorney has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Miami.  Holladay, 26, was in a bungee trampoline, 20 feet up in the air, when his harness got disconnected. He fell to the 13th deck of the Mariner of the Seas. "All of a sudden I'm on the ground, not sure if I could walk ever again," he... [...]

Miami Beach Settles With Motorist Hit by Parking Officer

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The city of Miami Beach has reached an $190,000 settlement with a motorcyclist and his wife following a reported collision with a parking officer driving a city vehicle. Emomotimi S. Brisibe, Miami Beach’s senior assistant city attorney, told the Daily Business Review that the settlement was reached following an $850,000 verdict against the city. Plaintiff Juan Jaime Cacho Abanto claimed he was in a collision on Dec. 2, 2016, with... [...]

Personal injury firm sues competing firm over billboard ad | Miami Herald

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A personal injury law firm in Massachusetts is suing a competing personal injury firm over an alleged copycat billboard.Source: www.miamiherald.com   Personal injury firm sues competing firm over billboard adA personal injury law firm in Massachusetts is suing a competing firm over what it alleges is a copycat billboard even though the signs have numerous differences.Ellis Law Offices in Worcester alleges in the suit that The Law Offices of... [...]

Rand Paul’s mysterious week – CNNPolitics

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Source: www.cnn.com   Mystery deepens surrounding Rand Paul injuryIt's a case so mysterious that it borders on preposterous: A US senator allegedly tackled by a neighbor while mowing his lawn, an attack so vicious that Rand Paul ended up with six fractured ribs and bruises to his lungs that made it hard to breathe.There were no known witnesses as Rene Albert Boucher, an anesthesiologist and former colleague who has lived next door for 17... [...]

Law firms fined $9.16 million for filing frivolous tobacco complaints | Business News | journalnow.com

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A federal court in Florida has fined two personal-injury law firms a combined $9.16 million for pursuing 1,250 Engle progeny lawsuits against U.S. tobacco manufacturers that were determined to beSource: www.journalnow.com   Law firms fined $9.16 million for filing frivolous tobacco complaintsA federal court in Florida has fined two personal-injury law firms a combined $9.16 million for pursuing 1,250 Engle progeny lawsuits against U.S.... [...]