Recording and Slides: Using Focus Groups to Win Million Dollar Cases

Katherine Cardenas

Click below to play the recording of NTL Webinar: Using Focus Groups to Win a Million Dollar Case   Click to advance the slides. There comes a time in the practice of every plaintiff’s trial lawyer when a client arrives … Continue reading

Denver Jury Awards $52 Million Woman Paralyzed in Car Wreck

A Denver jury has awarded a Colorado Springs woman $52 million in a personal injury lawsuit. She suffered a cervical fracture and spinal cord injury at C6-7 in a vehicle collision and rollover. Attorney Tom Metier, senior managing partner of … Continue reading

$15 Million Settlement in Case of Handwritten Contract and Verbal Assurances

Michael B. Pasternak, Attorney at Law, Beachwood Ohio

Culminating 12 years of litigation, Ohio Attorney Michael B. Pasternak recovered $15.6 million in a breach of contract case between to paving companies based on a one-page handwritten agreement and oral assurances to build an asphalt plant in Ohio. The settlement, which … Continue reading

Jury Awards $30.5 Million to Brain-Damaged Infant

Jed D. Manton, Partner in Harris Penn Lowry in Atlanta, Georgia

A Gwinnett County, Georgia, jury returned a $30.5 million verdict to a mother and her child who was left severely brain-damaged by a failure to address a problem with the blood flow through the unborn baby’s umbilical cord. The plaintiffs’ … Continue reading

Why Every Motorcyclist Should Wear a Helmet Camera

By Morris Lilienthal, Martinson & Beason in Huntsville, Alabama According to the Alabama Department of Transportation, in 2014 there were 1,650 accidents across the state involving motorcycles. Those accidents resulted in 1,251 injuries and 64 deaths.  While motorcycle accidents may … Continue reading

$11 Million Settlement for Man who Lost Leg in Truck Collision

Defendants in a three-vehicle wreck settled a case filed by a garbage truck worker for $11 million during the first day of trial in Gwinnett County, Georgia state court. The case involved a motor vehicle wreck that resulted in 33-year … Continue reading

“America’s Lawyer” Wants to Hear Your Story!

Mike Papantonio

Trial attorneys, are your cases making waves or making a difference? We want to hear about it! Successful attorney and talk show host, Mike Papantonio, is launching “America’s Lawyer,” a new show on the international television network, RT. Papantonio is … Continue reading

Missouri Court of Appeals Affirms $38M Depakote Verdict

John Eddie Williams, Jr., Managing Partner of the Williams Kherkher law firm.

The Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, upheld Houston-based trial firm Williams Kherkher’s $38 million dollar verdict against Abbott Labs for failing to provide accurate information to doctors regarding the use of the anti-epilepsy drug Depakote. Depakote, the proprietary name … Continue reading

Civil Rights Leaders Vow To Oppose Threats To Racial Justice Under Trump Presidency

NEW YORK —  Seven leading civil rights organizations today issued the following statement in response to the 2016 Presidential and Congressional election: “As civil rights leaders working for racial justice and economic opportunity, we join much of the nation in … Continue reading

Fight Victim Awarded $19 Million against Bar with Lax Security

Attorney Michael Pajcic of Pajcic and Pajcic of Jacksonville, FL

A Florida jury returned a $19 million verdict for a man who suffered brain damage when his head hit the ground during a fight at Pete’s Bar in Neptune Beach, FL in 2012. The bar failed to provide security cameras … Continue reading