Worker's Compensation Fraud and Larceny - Jury Trial
Cruise Ship Negligence
Nov 19, 1996
Jury Verdict for Plaintiff
Plaintiff was visiting cruise ship line's private island and fell on defective walkway, injuring neck and shoulder.
Cruise Ship Ticket Limitation
Mar 03, 1994
Reversed in Favor of the Appellant Passenger
17 F.3d 11 (1st Circuit C.A. - 1994) - appeal tested the applicability of a one year limitation provision in a passenger cruise ticket to an injury suffered by a passenger (Appellant) while ashore, on hotel property owned by the same entity which owned and operated the cruise vessel. Lower Federal District Court held case was barred by the one year limitation on the back of the ticket. First Circuit held that the ticket limitation applied only to passengers on the ship and not to shore excursions.
Motor Vehicle Accident
Jan 04, 2012
Case resolved for $100,000 policy limits prior to trial
Head-on Collision involving suit against the other 17 year old operator and his insurance company.