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Dennis Baptista’s Legal Cases

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  • Cordeiro vs. Danny's Construction

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Dec 13, 2012
    Outcome:
    $1.31 Million Dollar Comp Award Affirmed by Appellate Division
    Description:
    Appellate Division affirms a $1.31 Million Workers Compensation Award that Dennis Baptista obtained for a self employed construction worker rendered a paraplegic when he fell while working on the roof of his own home.
  • Caramazano vs. General Electic

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Jan 12, 2012
    Outcome:
    Total Disability Benefits - Foot Injury
    Description:
    Obtained lifetime Total Permanent Disability Benefits for a worker who stepped on a nail and suffered severe complications of his relatively minor puncture wound because of his pre-existing diabetic condition.
  • Coelho vs. S&S Roofing

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Dec 29, 2010
    Outcome:
    $550,000 for Unborn Child of Deceased Worker
    Description:
    Dennis Baptista was representing a roofer with an eye injury when the roofer sustained a work related death before the claim was resolved – leaving behind no wife, children or other dependents. When it was discovered that the deceased roofer’s girlfriend was pregnant, Baptista obtained workers’ compensation awards totaling $ 550,000. for the unborn child.
  • Brkic vs. Rite Aid Pharmacy

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Nov 16, 2011
    Outcome:
    Total Disability Benefits - On the Job Harassment
    Description:
    Obtaintained an award for the lifetime payment of total disability benefits and continuing psychiatric medical treatment for a worker who was continually berated by her supervisor for her poor job performance
  • Dorman vs. Continental Airlines

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Date:
    Feb 15, 2012
    Outcome:
    Off Duty Flight Attendant Eligible for Workers Comp
    Description:
    After a full day of testimony and admission into evidence of the Flight Attendant's Employee Handbook, Dennis Baptista obtained a ruling that a Flight Attendant injured while off duty is still entitled to recieve Workers Compensation Benefits if she was wearing her uniform at the time of the injury.