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Gaetano Parrinello

Gaetano Parrinello’s Legal Cases

8 total

  • Dog Bite

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    Trial Verdict in favor of plaintiff for $175,000.00
    Description:
    A teenage girl was bitten by a pit bull dog while walking home from school causing scarring, psychological trauma, pain and suffering, missed school, and a hospital stay.
  • Dog Bite

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Outcome:
    Jury verdict for $125,000.00
    Description:
    Postal worker was bitten on the forearm by vicious pit bull dog who then chased him onto the roof of a parked car. Plaintiff lost about 7 weeks from work.
  • Construction Injury (New York Labor Law)

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Jan 20, 2012
    Outcome:
    Settled for $150,000 plus full waiver of Worker's Comp lien
    Description:
    Electrician walked across passageway created by General Contractor to access porta-john facility. Upon exiting, electrician slipped on the wet muddy grass that was left uncovered by General Contractor, and injured his knee. Electrician missed approximately 5 months of work directly related to his arthroscopic surgery and rehabilitation.
  • Civil Rights Violations, False Arrest

    Practice Area:
    Civil Rights
    Date:
    Feb 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    Settled months after filing for undisclosed amount
    Description:
    Woman and her 2 minor daughters were falsely arrested by NYPD School Safety Aide. Claims were filed for violations of plaintiffs' constitutional rights, false arrest, and related claims.
  • Dog Bite

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Nov 28, 2012
    Outcome:
    Settled: $45,000
    Description:
    Client bitten on finger by dog as he stood near front yard talking to homeowner. Investigation revealed the dog bit several others in the past. Client received stitches in forefinger.
  • $250,000 for pain and suffering when Tenant falls down Landlord's stairs

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    250,000 settlement within one year of accident
    Description:
    Elderly woman fell down stairs in common area where banister was loose. Victim hit her head and suffered concussion, a period of memory loss, and was hospitalized for a period of time.
  • Jury Verdict in Auto Accident

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    May 01, 2015
    Outcome:
    Jury Verdict for $75,000
    Description:
    Pedestrian was walking toward the driver's side of his parked car when he saw another car skidding toward him. He ran away from the his car but the other car hit his car and pushed it forward. The bumper of his own car hit him and knocked him to the ground causing shoulder injuries that required surgery.
  • Settlement when Tenant tripped on Landlord's Sidewalk

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Mar 02, 2015
    Outcome:
    Settled during discovery for $78,500
    Description:
    Tenant in a two-family home was standing on sidewalk out front. When turning around to go inside, Tenant's foot got stuck in a crack in the sidewalk causing a fall and a fractured knee. No surgery was required.