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Thomas Smith Howard

Thomas Howard’s Legal Cases

7 total

  • Meyers v. RCM Technologies

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2005
    Outcome:
    $8.2 million verdict for my clients, upheld on appeal
    Description:
    Two former officers of a public company brought suit for breach of employment contract.
  • Morganroth v. Norris McLaughlin & Marcus

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    May 30, 2003
    Outcome:
    US Court of Appeals recognized cause of action
    Description:
    Suit alleging participation by law firm in alleged fraudulent transfers
  • Fraser v. Brandywine Senior Care

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Date:
    Oct 19, 2009
    Outcome:
    Jury verdict for $850,000
    Description:
    Suit against nursing home and doctors at nursing home for failing to continue antibiotics to an elderly patient.
  • M.G. v. Morris Plains Board of Education

    Practice Area:
    Civil Rights
    Date:
    Mar 18, 2010
    Outcome:
    Jury verdict for $20,000 plus attorney's fees
    Description:
    10 year old student alleged that elementary school principal violated his civil rights by calling the police who arrested him for bring his father's golf tool to school.
  • Kickuth v. Penske Truck Leasing and Central Garden & Pet

    Practice Area:
    Trucking Accident
    Date:
    Oct 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    $950,000 Settlement
    Description:
    We alleged that poor vehicle maintenance caused a truck leased from Penske to suffer a front tire blowout that led to a fatal crash. After we showed the court that Penske had failed to preserve the truck and that Central Garden had failed to preserve the vehicle condition records, the court directed that the jury would be told that they could infer that the truck and the records contained information adverse to the position taken by Penske and Central Garden. Defendants then agreed to a settlement.
  • Magill v. Eastern Pines Convalescent Center

    Practice Area:
    Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
    Date:
    Jul 03, 2013
    Outcome:
    $1.1 milliion verdict for plaintiffs
    Description:
    Nursing Home Neglect involving a 54 year old woman with early onset dementia and diabetes who died from unmanaged diabetes 10 days after her admission to defendant nursing home.
  • Goldschmidt v. Bodek

    Practice Area:
    Elder Law
    Date:
    Jun 13, 2013
    Outcome:
    Verdict for the elderly parents.
    Description:
    Lawsuit in the federal court for New Jersey by husband and wife against the wife's elderly parents for alleged failure to repay a loan that the parents testified had been a gift to them and which they could not afford to repay.